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gingerbread cookies {dairy & refined sugar free}

gingerbread cookies {dairy & refined sugar free}

Just because it’s the holiday season doesn’t mean you either need to stuff your face with tons of sugary treats or that you have to deprive yourself of all the good treats either. With the Christmas season comes many cherished traditions in my family that […]

chocolate energy bars {dairy, gluten & refined sugar free}

chocolate energy bars {dairy, gluten & refined sugar free}

One of the most common stumbling blocks I hear when it comes to eating healthy is chocolate cravings. We live in a sugar saturated world, even things that are savory contain high levels of sugar in them. People often worry that if they start eating […]

Cashew Ranch Dressing (Dairy Free)

Cashew Ranch Dressing (Dairy Free)

It’s been 6 months now that I have had to be dairy free for my littlest and at first I didn’t think it would be that bad. I’ve never been a fan of milk. I was a few days in to this new dairy free […]

Pumpkin Spice Crumb Cake {dairy, vegan & refined sugar free}

Pumpkin Spice Crumb Cake {dairy, vegan & refined sugar free}

We celebrated Canadian Thanksgiving last night with some of our friends! A great excuse to make yet another pumpkin flavoured dessert. I’ve been experimenting with a few different pumpkin recipes trying to make them without dairy and sugar, but haven’t found one that I absolutely […]

How I lost 50 lbs in 6 months…

How I lost 50 lbs in 6 months…

I hadn’t even thought of writing about this on the blog because losing 50 pounds in 6 months was not something I ever meant to do. I did not do it by counting calories, exercising more, or even really paying attention to what I ate […]