Tag Archives: dessert

Pistachio Dessert- 30 minute St. Patrick’s Day Recipe

I envisioned days, even weeks, stretched out in front of me, leisurely perusing Pinterest, looking for that perfect recipe (or even coming up with my own). Then the next thing I know, it’s closing in on me, only a few … Continue reading

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Healthy Starts Round up – Our Growing Edge

This January I had the opportunity to host a blogger’s link up called “Our Growing Edge.” Our Growing Edge is all about bloggers trying and sharing new things. It’s also about adventure, growth and pushing the boundaries. The theme for … Continue reading

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Triple Berry Crumble

This is one of my favourite, quick and healthy dessert recipes. It’s a simple recipe that can be thrown together last minute for a potluck or holiday gathering.  And it’s the perfect easy recipe if you are charged with bringing … Continue reading

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Best Ever Butter Tarts- Quintessentially Canadian

In my world, it’s just not Christmas without butter tarts. Butter tarts are quintessentially Canadian, the perfect addition to your Christmas baking tray and the ultimate Canadian comfort food. This recipe is my family’s favourite and we have always had them … Continue reading

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Gingerbread Cookie Fruit & Nut Wreath

The holidays can be a pretty indulgent time of year. That is what inspired me to create this healthy holiday cookie recipe. I wanted to make a festive cookie that was unique, kid friendly, easy to make and didn’t leave … Continue reading

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Skinny Pumpkin Cheesecake with Oreo Cookie Crust

Just in time for Thanksgiving! This Skinny Pumpkin Cheesecake is a great pumpkin pie alternative. Cheesecake can be really heavy but this one isn’t. And it’s easy to make. So if you are looking for something a little different for … Continue reading

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Contest Winning “Artisan Toffee APPLE PIE COOKIE RECIPE”: A Taste of Fall

I couldn’t resist doing another post this week because I love fall (aside from making school lunches) and wanted to share a delicious fall dessert recipe. Fall is just such a cozy time of year and apple is one of … Continue reading

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ROCKY ROAD FROYO BARK: The 5 MINUTE LOW-FAT FROZEN YOGURT TREAT

Do you want a cold treat on a hot day that is easy, quick and as refreshing as ice cream, but with less guilt? Then this frozen yogurt recipe for you. All you need is 5 minutes and 7 ingredients.  When … Continue reading

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No Bake Chocolate Energy Bites Recipe: Healthy Chocolate Stuff

Photo (slightly tweaked) courtesy of “Cooking Classy” : No Bake Chocolate Energy bite This has become my  “go-to” dessert for work. It is CHOCOLATE. Need I say more? Probably not, but I will anyway. It is healthy too. Yes, chocolate and healthy. But I … Continue reading

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No Bake Black forest Tiramisu

I love tiramisu and black forest anything so I created this easy no bake dessert. Quick and delicious, it is a combination of tiramisu and my family’s favourite black forest trifle.

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