Tiger Nut Energy Bites (Nut Free, AIP, Plant-Based)

DID YOU KNOW? Tiger nuts are not actually nuts, but rather tubers, like sweet potato, though much smaller in size. They get their name from the stripes on the tubers’ exterior. These marble-sized tubers are chewy and taste like a cross between an almond and pecan with a hint of honey–making them a great nut…

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Chocolate Banana Chia Pudding (Plant-Based, Low-Carb)

DID YOU KNOW? Chia seeds are a great plant-based food to help with weight loss. Chia seeds rank high on the list of plant-based protein foods, making them great for putting on lean muscle, burning fat, and managing hunger and appetite. Studies show that increasing your intake of protein can promote weight loss by curbing cravings…

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Tiger Nut Lemon Cheesecake Bars (AIP, Nut & Dairy Free)

DID YOU KNOW? Tiger nuts are recommended for healthy skin, weight management, and fertility—all because of vitamin E! One serving of tiger nuts provides you with 278% of the daily recommended value–that’s 3mg of vitamin E! Vitamin E is important to our health due to its powerful antioxidant properties that may help reduce free radical…

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Tiger Nut Chocolate Chip Cookies (Nut Free, Paleo)

You might be wondering — “Why tiger nuts, Jen?” Well, my obsession with tiger nuts started a while back when the BF was having bad gut reactions to nuts. At that time, most of the treats I made contained some form of nut which were a big NO for him. So, I began searching for…

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Carrot Pecan Muffins (Gluten, Grain & Dairy Free)

DID YOU KNOW? Carrots are rich in beta carotene, which your body converts into vitamin A. This nutrient promotes good vision and is important for growth, development, and immune function. However, beta-carotene is a fat soluble nutrient that needs to be coated in fat for greatest absorption. In addition, the absorption rate is better (up…

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Double Chocolate Banana Muffins (Gluten & Dairy Free, Paleo)

If you love my Chocolate Chunk Banana Muffins then I’m about to make your palate explode with this spin on one of my most popular recipes to date! I’ve amped up the flavour on these muffins by adding more rich chocolate flavour plus some optional walnut crunch & crumble. These muffins are a great breakfast…

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Strawberry Jello (AIP, Gut Friendly, Paleo)

DID YOU KNOW? Gelatin is a protein product derived from collagen and its unique amino acid profile gives it many health benefits. One of those benefits includes improving gut health — in particular, protecting the gut wall from damage. Glutamic acid (an amino acid found in gelatin), is converted to glutamine in the body. Glutamine…

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Flourless Brownie Bites (Plant-Based, Gluten & Dairy Free)

If you’re on the hunt for healthy dessert and snack ideas, I highly recommend whipping up a batch of these delicious and decadent balls! My flourless brownie bites contain pure and natural ingredients – but all you’ll taste is real brownie flavour. You may never feel the need to have a high-carb, sugar loaded, processed…

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Rum Balls (Plant-Based, Raw, Paleo)

DID YOU KNOW? Most traditional rum ball recipes are packed with low-quality and inflammatory ingredients like vanilla waffers, confectioners’ sugar and corn syrup. My love for rum balls dates back to my little Jen days. My Nonna (a.k.a. Ma) use to make them for the family around Christmas time. Not sure who inspired her to make…

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Mint Chocolate Balls (Paleo, Plant-Based, Raw)

DID YOU KNOW? Peppermint may relieve digestive symptoms, such as gas, bloating and indigestion. A review of nine studies in 926 people with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) treated with peppermint oil for at least two weeks concluded that peppermint provided significantly better symptom relief than a placebo. In one study in 72 people with IBS,…

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