What’s Good This Week

Tomorrow morning at 7:30am our plumbing is going to be shut off for the final stage of our building’s pipe relining.  Poop bucket; we meet again.  This will be 4 days / 3 nights of no plumbing AT ALL with the exception of running water in our kitchen, which we will have to collect in… 

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Here’s Why You Don’t Need to Detox

Friendly reminder that you do NOT need to do a detox. You have a complex and wonderful body with a system in place to clear your body of waste and toxins – let’s learn about it and celebrate our incredible bodies!

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Mediterranean Roast Vegetables

Mediterranean Roast Vegetables are an easy and healthy way to get a ton of vegetables into your family. Oven roasted with mediterranean herbs for seasoning, these vegan roast vegetables can be used for a side dish, with pasta, rice, potatoes, and more!

What’s Good This Week

Earlier this week I got in my first swims of the season at our outdoor pool. There’s something so special about swimming outdoors. Funnily enough, I don’t like open water swimming. It freaks me out not being able to see the bottom and know what’s beneath me, and although I’m an experienced and confident swimmer,… 

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A Simple 4-Part Meal Prep Plan

Sometimes meal planning can be a little daunting, and, let’s face it, a bit boring. I get it. Instead I want to share with you a simple 4-step strategy to go into your week with. We’re going to make something to freeze, one that’s a breeze, something for flavour, and something to savour. 

roasted strawberry yoghurt popsicles arranged on a cookie sheet

Roasted Strawberry Yogurt Popsicles

These Roasted Strawberry Yogurt Popsicles take advantage of the season’s best juicy berries, roasted to bring out the flavours and juices, then gently folded into honey-sweetened yogurt and a squeeze of lime. If you love fresh fruit popsicles, you’ve gotta try these! These strawberry popsicles are easy, delicious, and healthy!  

vegetarian caesar salad on a blue plate topped with chickpeas, croutons, and baby tomatoes

Vegetarian Caesar Salad with Kale

This Vegetarian Caesar Salad is made with Tuscan kale, healthy vegetarian caesar dressing, and crispy roasted chickpeas. It’s an easy Kale Caesar recipe made without anchovies or eggs, and can be made vegan with a couple of simple swaps.

What’s Good This Week

Do you guys smell that? That smell is me and I am cleeeeeean because I just showered in my own home for the first time in months. Five and a half months. One hundred and sixty-seven days, to be exact. 167 days!!! The bathroom is not done, but it’s functional, and that’s what matters. The… 

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Vegan Rice Noodle Bowl

This cool and refreshing Vegan Rice Noodle Bowl is packed with Asian flavours. It’s totally gluten-free, and has a zippy peanut sauce to complement. You can mix and match the vegetables as you see fit, to make your noodle bowl your way, which makes this healthy recipe family-friendly and versatile as well! 

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Vegetarian Caesar Dressing

If you’re looking for a Caesar dressing without anchovies, you’re in luck! Instead we’re using capers and roasted garlic to make a creamy indulgent tasting Vegetarian Caesar Dressing that’s lightened up with the help of Greek yogurt.

What’s Good This Week

Hey there! Happy Mother’s Day to those of you who are celebrating today, and sending love and light to those for whom this is a difficult day. My kids are too little to really get it, but Niko did come home from the playground with a bouquet of flowers and a very carefully rehearsed, “happy… 

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