Lifestyle and Fitness, Nutrition

Fresh fruit smoothie

Here’s a very pretty, delicious and healthy fresh fruit smoothie that I had this morning. Made with mango, blood orange, cranberries, banana, a bit of fresh ginger, some water and ice cubes, having a glass or two at breakfast is a great way to start the day. High in antioxidants, fibre and essential vitamins and […]

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Disease and Illness Prevention, Lifestyle and Fitness, Nutrition

Pot au chocolat

Happy Saint Valentine’s Day! In celebration of heart health month, give your heart and someone else’s something decadent, luscious and healthy. Three years ago, I created this plant-based (vegan) chocolate pudding with cashew cream, 100% cacao powder, dates, maple syrup and freshly squeezed orange juice. There are no eggs and there’s no dairy milk or white sugar in […]

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Disease and Illness Prevention, Lifestyle and Fitness, Nutrition

Healthy breakfast cookies

Made with cacao nibs, oats, chia seeds, almonds and cashew butter, these cookies are naturally sweetened with bananas, chopped Medjool dates and a few tablespoons of pure maple syrup. Packed with raw plant-based ingredients, they are gluten-free, dairy-free, refined sugar-free and high in fibre, antioxidants and healthy fats. I call them “Healthy breakfast cookies” because […]

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Lifestyle and Fitness, Nutrition

Energy Balls

Great for breakfast, as a mid-day snack or to boost your energy before working out, these energy balls are vegan, gluten free and packed with plant-protein, fibre and healthy fats. Popping one or two of these little guys during the day will keep you going until your next meal. When I am busy or on the go, […]

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