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Zucchini Fritters with Chickpea Flour

September 4, 2020

By Anna Varriano

Thanks to the pandemic, many folks had time on their hands to plant their very first veggie garden, or perhaps to expand their existing one. I’m seeing tons of posts on social media where folks are giving away zucchini as they can’t keep up with what t …

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My Favourite Summer Recipes

July 16, 2020

By Anna Varriano

“Sun is shining. Weather is sweet. Make you wanna move your dancing feet.” – Bob Marley Ah summer! I love it for so many reasons! A few of my favourite things about summer are being barefoot on the grass, being in, on, or near water, warm lingering eve …

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Flourless Coconut Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

March 20, 2020

By Anna Varriano

These delicious cookies are so easy to make – and they are wheat-free, dairy-free, and egg-free! This recipe makes about 18 cookies, so you may want to double it as they go fast! They also freeze well. Preheat your oven to 350F and get started! You Wil …

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Why You Might Want to Try (Making Your Own) Kombucha

January 16, 2020

By Anna Varriano

I have been drinking kombucha for years. It’s just one of the many things I do to support a healthy gut … which is key in supporting overall health. I typically have two 4-ounce drinks of kombucha per day – one in the morning, and one late afternoon/ …

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Twelve Days of Christmas Recipes

December 12, 2019

By Anna Varriano

With the Christmas and the holiday season right around the corner, I thought it would be timely to share some of my favourite recipes for this time of year. There’s something for everyone, and for every occasion, including soups & starters, appetiz …

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Gluten-free Baked Pumpkin Spice Donuts

October 30, 2019

By Anna Varriano

This delicious recipe is a great way to use up pumpkins or jack-o-lanterns you may have hanging around after Thanksgiving and Halloween festivities! You can also use store bought canned pumpkin puree. If you don’t have donut pans, the batter is also gr …

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Cilantro-Lime-Jalapeno-Garlic Dressing/Dip

September 11, 2019

By Anna Varriano

I first tried this dressing at a family celebration in Nova Scotia this summer. It was served on the side, to be drizzled over a roasted vegetable salad. I love roasted veggie salads and I LOVE cilantro, so this sounded like a winning combination to me …

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