Simple & Delicious GF Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Laura Franklin, CNPAnytime, Dairy-Free, Dessert, Gluten-Free, Recipes, Snacks0 Comments

Confession: Me looooove cooooookies (**say in Cookie Monster voice in your head please**). But being a Holistic Nutritionist and all, you know… it could get a little sketchy with the cookie thing. Fortunately, these are cookies that I can support. I mean, sure, there’s still sugar in them, so don’t eat all 12 at once, but they do have a … Read More

Dairy-Free Strawberry Hemp “Milkshake”

Laura Franklin, CNPAnytime, Breakfast, Dessert, Drinks, Gluten-Free, Paleo, Recipes, Smoothies, Snacks0 Comments

I love hemp hearts. They have this nice nutty flavour and add a great creaminess when blended up. This is a healthy twist on the classic strawberry milkshake and a good source of Omega 3 fatty acids and vitamin C! Mmm… Dairy-Free Strawberry Hemp “Milkshake” Recipe Ingredients 2 cups organic frozen strawberries2 tbsp organic hemp heartsA few ice cubes2 cups … Read More

Homemade Organic Coconut Milk

Laura Franklin, CNPAnytime, Breakfast, Dessert, Drinks, Gluten-Free, Paleo, Recipes0 Comments

Okay so you may have tried making your own almond milk already, but have you tried making coconut milk? This is by far my favourite dairy milk alternative– it’s nutritious, totally affordable and so versatile. I use homemade coconut milk in my smoothies, curries, soups and hot drinks (coconut milk matcha latte anyone?) and it’s absolutely delicious; it lends to … Read More

Crispy Cassava Blender Waffles

Laura Franklin, CNPAnytime, Breakfast, Dessert, Easy Meals, Gluten-Free, Paleo, Recipes, Snacks1 Comment

Whoa. I’m in waffle heaven. I’ve been experimenting with my 10lb bag of Otto’s Cassava Flour and today I came up with these delicious breakfast treats. These are nice and crispy on the outside and soft and a little nicely chewy on the inside. Besides their fabulous taste and texture, these waffles are grain-free, dairy-free and paleo! They’re also crazy-easy to … Read More

Vegan Buckwheat Banana Bread

Laura Franklin, CNPAnytime, Breakfast, Dessert, Gluten-Free, Paleo, Recipes, Vegan2 Comments

Finally, a simple, moist, vegan banana bread recipe that’s clean and delicious! Being a vegan recipe, it’s egg-free and dairy-free but also grain-free, soy-free and nut-free! Buckwheat, which has no relation to actual wheat, is a not a grain but a fruit-seed. This makes it a great gluten-free option and that’s high in protein and fibre to boot! Buckwheat flour is more … Read More

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Bites

Laura Franklin, CNPAnytime, Dessert, Gluten-Free, Paleo, Recipes, Snacks0 Comments

If you told me these were actual cookie dough I’d believe you. These are ridiculously good and insanely simple. They are gluten-free, grain-free, egg-free, paleo and essentially dairy-free (though ghee can contain very small amounts of dairy). What a treat! Can’t. Stop. That is all. Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Bite Recipe Makes 15-20 small balls Ingredients 1/4 cup raw almond … Read More

Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Raisin Granola

Laura Franklin, CNPAnytime, Breakfast, Dessert, Gluten-Free, Recipes, Snacks0 Comments

A delicious alternative to conventional granola and chocolate chip oatmeal raisin cookies…I enjoy this as a dessert-like snack. It’s sweet, but not too sweet, ya know? NOM NOM NOM. Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Raisin Granola Recipe Ingredients 2 cups gluten-free organic oats2 tbsp grassfed butter or ghee, melted (or coconut oil)1 tbsp organic chia seeds1 tbsp organic maple syrup1 tsp real … Read More

Coconut Goji Chia Pudding

Laura Franklin, CNPBreakfast, Dessert, Paleo, Recipes, Snacks, Vegan0 Comments

A fab gluten-free, dairy-free breakfast or snack, high in fibre and omega 3’s (plus a million other nutrients!). Coconut Goji Chia Pudding Recipe Ingredients 1 cup organic nut milk (coconut, hemp, almond, etc.)4 tbsp organic chia seeds2 tbsp unsweetened, driedorganic shredded coconut2-3 tbsp pre-soaked organic goji berries (soak in water for 1 hour)1 tbsp organic raw honey Instructions Add all ingredients … Read More

Dairy-Free Matcha “Soft Serve”

Laura Franklin, CNPAnytime, Dessert, Gluten-Free, Paleo, Snacks0 Comments

Do you like ice cream? I sure do, especially during the hot summer months… but it’s not always the healthiest choice. Here is a dairy-free, ice cream-like treat that has NO added sugar and the texture of soft serve. YUM! It also contains these two deliciously healthful superfoods: matcha green tea and wheatgrass powder! Give it a shot, you’ll love it. … Read More

Easy Paleo Blender Muffins

Laura Franklin, CNPAnytime, Breakfast, Dessert, Gluten-Free, Paleo, Snacks0 Comments

A grain-free muffin that does not taste grain-free. I’ve been experimenting with grain-free bread and muffin recipes for a while now, and this one is definitely a winner. This recipe can be thrown together in a breeze and the texture of the final product is fabulous. No one will know these are grain-free, gluten-free, refined sugar-free and optionally dairy-free. Easy … Read More