Gluten-free Coconut Quinoa Cookies

How would you like a delicious gluten free cookie that also acts like a meal replacement and is loaded with protein? Ya, I thought so! As usual, I am stoked to support your efforts to increase the amount of plant based foods you consume without giving up on taste. Life is too short to not eat … [Read more...]

No-Bake Almond Butter Loaf

If you're looking to fuel your sports with more strength, enhance your brain power to share your powerful message with the world or just looking for a delicious way to feed your kids a healthy dose of protein, I invite you to test out my new favourite "Power of Food" recipe. Both paleo friendly and … [Read more...]

Raisin Walnut Chutney

With two little ones aged 5 & 2, making sure they eat healthy sources of essential fatty acids, quality protein & good carbohydrates as well as a vital supply of vitamins & minerals can often be tricky. Somehow over the past few years, my daughter Juliette has grown a very strong … [Read more...]

Brotherly Love

Just a few days ago, one of my closets friends of the past 10 years moved 4000+km away, to start a new chapter in his life. Connecting to my emotions around this event has been an interesting exercise as I try to make sense of the the feelings I am experiencing. You see, this was a love affair of … [Read more...]

One Thing Above All Else Saved My Life

There was a time in my life where my daily battles felt as if they were never going to end. Sleepless nights crying myself to bed wondering if things would ever get better. Its been quite the personal journey over the past 15 years lifting myself out of the depths of depression and anxiety and into … [Read more...]

3 Things I Did To Beat My Allergy to Apples

It seems like everyone and their dog suffers from some type of food allergy. A large part of the reason why so many of our friends, family members, co-workers and fellow students suffer from food allergies is a result of our “western” lifestyle. Daily stress combined with overuse of antibiotics and … [Read more...]

Foods that Improve Your Sleep

That horrible feeling when you can't sleep. You toss and turn, as the hours go by, your frustration grows. You have to be up in only a couple hours and you've barely slept. This is the worst, isn't it? The epidemic of sleep deprivation is astounding and it's no surprise that lack of sleep = MEGA … [Read more...]

For the Love of Sesame – Pesto Recipe

Let’s talk about the power of sesame seeds! Often thought of as more of a garnish, these little white seeds are a powerhouse of nutrition. They are packed full of fibre, protein and lots of good fat. Not only do they add great texture and taste to a multitude of meals, they are also high in … [Read more...]

The gift that keeps on giving. It’s an odd one

Are you looking for the perfect holiday gift to share with a loved one this Christmas? Funny how all the overstocked windows at the shopping mall, stuffed with endless trinkets to stack under the Christmas tree, don't even come close to the value of the gift I'm talking about. Don't get me wrong, … [Read more...]

Tired, frustrated & a bit angry

There is no way to sugarcoat how I am feeling at the moment. Since 2003 I have been a solopreneur, taking care of every part of my business from graphic design, marketing, customer service, sales and so on. As 2015 comes to a close and I look back on the past 12 years, it is true that I have had … [Read more...]