Taste Test: 5 Veggie Burgers

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Jillian Harris Vegan Burgers

What would summer be without burgers?! I mean c’mon, there’s nothing like enjoying a burger and a brewski on a hot summer day, am I right?! Right!!! However, one struggle that I’ve found being plant-based is finding a veggie burger that is super indulgent AND also tastes great! So we decided to taste test 5 different vegan patties to see …

Vegan BLT

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Jillian Harris Vegan BLT

If I had to name one sandwich I miss the most it would have to be a BLT. Bacon … lettuce and tomato. This used to be one of my favourite lunchtime staples and ever since I made the transition to a more plant-based diet I’ve struggled to create the perfect vegan BLT. Well … guess what, ladies and gents?! …

Vegan Monster Sub

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Jillian Harris Vegan Monster Sub

If you tell your guy you’re making him a vegan sub chances are he’s not going to be overly excited about it (I know this from experience LOL!!) BUT if you tell your guy you’re making him a MONSTER sub and you serve him this … he’ll lose his mind!! I mean, they don’t need to know it’s vegan!! We can …

Grapefruit Jalapeño Margaritas

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Hola!!!! Tomorrow is International Tequila Day and I couldn’t be more excited … SOOOO without further adieu, I am sharing with you my FAVORITE Mexican cocktail … Grapefruit Jalapeño Margaritas … with a hint of my secret ingredient!!! They are refreshing, spicy, citrusy bursts of Mexico right in your mouth. ARRRIBAAAA!!!!! Makes 6-8 Servings Ingredients: 6 cups of pink grapefruit …

Tropical Nice Cream Sandwiches (Vegan)

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Jillian Harris and Fraiche Nutrition Tropical Ice Cream Sandwiches Vegan

I scream you scream we all scream for NICE cream!!! Morning loves and HAPPY (almost) NATIONAL ICE CREAM DAY! Today I am totally screaming for Tropical Nice Cream Sandwiches!!! If you aren’t aware of the term “nice cream” it’s the vegan term for ice cream … just made with “nice” cream, in other words, no animal products!!! Tori from Fraiche Nutrition is …

Avocado Citrus Salad

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Jillian Harris and Fraiche Nutrition Avocado Grapefruit Salad

Hi everyone, Tori here! Now that summer weather has officially arrived we’re back on the salad train my friends! There’s nothing more refreshing than juicy pink grapefruit, perfectly paired in this Mexican-inspired salad with creamy and healthy avocados and drizzled with a bright honey lime vinaigrette. It’s basically a spa on a plate: your bikini will thank you! If you …

Vegan Chinese Food

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This past weekend I had my parents over for my mom’s birthday dinner. Mom LOVES Chinese food and we almost always without fail go down to Dragon King for heaps and piles of fried animal with a bunch of sauce. Even though I’ve become plant based in the last 2 years I usually still go, order the veggies dishes and …

Getting Ready For American Thanksgiving

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Before I go all gung how Christmas on you this year, we can’t forget about American Thanksgiving!!! In 6 short days, all of my American beauties south of the border will be saying what they’re thankful for and filling their bellies with delicious food while being surrounded by friends and family. Since I shared my CANADIAN Thanksgiving Menu and decorating …

What’s Inside My Grocery Bag

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For those of you that are always asking about where I grocery shop and WHAT  is in my grocery bag, look no further. I have been shopping exclusively at Nature’s Fare Markets for almost a year now. It makes my grocery shopping made easy for me since they do the research for you and I no longer need to look at …

Vanilla Plum Galette

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Hi, it’s Tori from Fraîche Nutrition here!  I’ve been searching for ways to use these gorgeous Italian Plums that we have been growing in our yard (we have two trees, I had NO idea how much fruit they would produce!), and I think I’ve officially found my favourite way to eat them. This rustic plum galette is SO simple to make and I love …

Back To School Chocolate Cherry Granola Bars

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Hi everyone, Tori here from Fraiche Nutrition!!! With back to school just around the corner, I thought I should start testing out healthy granola bar recipes (these ones are also vegan) that kids love but more importantly that they’re allowed to bring to school. With all of the different food allergies out there these days you’d be surprised about what …