Baked Goods · Kid Friendly/Toddler Approved! · Recipes · vegan

Oatmeal Cookies With A Twist – Vegan & GF

I’ve adapted my oatmeal cookie recipe to include some extra delicious ingredients.  While raisins are my go-to addition, I decided to add a bit more flavour this time with dark chocolate, dried cranberries and chopped pecans.  Let me know what you think! Ingredients: 1/2 cup sorghum flour 1/4 cup tapioca starch 1/2 cup potato starch… Continue reading Oatmeal Cookies With A Twist – Vegan & GF

Dinners · Gluten Free Ideas · Gluten Free Products · Kid Friendly/Toddler Approved! · Recipes · Side Dishes · Soup

Roasted Garlic Cauliflower Soup – Vegan & GF

Cooler days call for more soup!  This roasted garlic cauliflower soup is both vegan and gluten free and is a great one to have on hand for lunches during the week. Ingredients: 3 heads garlic (I love to use Bower Farm organic garlic whenever possible) 1 head of cauliflower, cut into florets 3 1/2 cups… Continue reading Roasted Garlic Cauliflower Soup – Vegan & GF

Baked Goods · Kid Friendly/Toddler Approved! · Recipes

Nanaimo Bars – GF and Vegan

These no-bake, three-layered bars are one of my favourite desserts!  While they aren’t usually gluten free or vegan, this recipe is a dream come true for all those with celiac disease, a gluten allergy/intolerance or if you are following a vegan diet.  If you are unfamiliar with this delicious treat, nanaimo bars start with a… Continue reading Nanaimo Bars – GF and Vegan

Dinners · Italian · Kid Friendly/Toddler Approved! · Recipes

Teriyaki Chickpea ‘Meat’balls

I know, I know, meatballs should not be made vegan and if you do, they should not have any mention of ‘meat’ in the name.  But these are too good not to share!  I have tried various ingredients to replace the meat in a meatball but chickpeas are my favourite so far.  Give them a… Continue reading Teriyaki Chickpea ‘Meat’balls

Breakfast · Kid Friendly/Toddler Approved! · Recipes

Teff Pancakes with Maple Berry Compote

Teff is a great gluten free flour for baking – it has a very light flavour and helps to lighten the final product nicely, which is really helpful for gluten free baking as other flours can create a very dense result.  This 100% whole grain flour is very nutritious.  It is packed full of protein,… Continue reading Teff Pancakes with Maple Berry Compote

Breakfast · Gluten Free Ideas · Gluten Free Tips · Kid Friendly/Toddler Approved!

Papaya Orange Smoothie Bowl

I have a slight obsession with smoothie bowls lately.  Mainly because they are very easy to make for breakfast and so versatile.  The combination of ingredients is endless and I love the fact that you can experiment with different flavours depending on your mood. Before I get to the recipe, a few tips on how… Continue reading Papaya Orange Smoothie Bowl