Coconut Chickpea Greens +O Brownies

Jillian HarrisDessert, Food, Vegetarian3 Comments

Correct me if I’m wrong, but nothing beats a dessert that’s also healthy. Scouring the grocery aisles for something healthy, store-bought and sweet is next to impossible (if you do find something, buy the entire shelf). I’ve never been satisfied with anything that I’ve found, so I rolled up my sleeves, put the apron on and decided to try making …

Cherry Amaretto Ice Cream

Tori WesszerDessert, Food, Vegetarian4 Comments

Making your own ice cream may seem daunting, but do it once and you will have it mastered for life. Equip yourself with an ice cream maker (an absolute MUST have kitchen gadget) to open your world to the endless variations you can create! I LOVE cherries, and living in the Okanagan, we get buckets of them from BC Tree …

Frozen, Healthy & Delicious

Tori WesszerDessert, Food, Vegetarian3 Comments

I figured with all of this hype about banana ice cream that I would give it a whirl (pardon the pun). I mean, how good could it be…it’s bananas, right?  Was I EVER wrong!!! Now, snacks don’t feel quite right to me without some source of protein (helps you feel full and build muscle), and since I love frozen yogurt …

Irish Cupcakes!

Jillian HarrisDessert, Food, Holiday Favourites, Vegetarian7 Comments

With St. Patrick’s Day just around the corner I thought I would repost one of my favourite party recipes for it….Irish Cupcakes!!! As most you probably know, I’m not the best baker, so thanks to my cousin Tori for whipping up this amazing recipe for me!!!! If any of you know me…you know that I love sweets…and these cupcakes make …

My Birthday Cake!!

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I told you I could eat cake all day!! And what a great birthday surprise…my lovely Bella making me this master piece…It’s almost too pretty to eat!!! Tori will be taking it from here…. It is a ritual that I make Jilly’s birthday cake every year, but I’ve always found that icing the cake can be so tricky, and half of the …

Gold Flecked Marble Almond Bark

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Well it’s that time of year….time to start thinking about quick, easy, and cheap hostess presents. With all of the holiday parties happening I always want to come up with unique hostess gifts. All thanks to Tori, she has come up with the PERFECT idea for ANY hostess….who doesn’t love gold flaked pretty much ANYTHING!!!! Ingredients: 1/2 lb. good quality …

Sticky Apple Toffee Pudding

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Well…it’s just about that time to start thinking of Holiday desserts to bring to all of those festive parties you’ve been invited to. In fact, it was my mom’s birthday party last weekend and Sticky Toffee Pudding is her ALL TIME FAVORITE dessert!!! SO I’ve come up with this really easy and DELICIOUS recipe…and my bella Tori, helped me make …

Thanksgiving Favourites

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Thanksgiving is JUST around the corner for my American friends…so I’m sharing some of my FAVOURITE curated Thanksgiving recipes for some yummy inspiration! ALL of these recipes were originally created for LG Canada and they are too good not to share…. Pear & Pancetta Crisper Ingredients 1 head of butter lettuce, roots cut off and rinsed ¼ cup chopped walnuts …

Freaky Food Friday: Spooky Halloween Recipes

Jillian HarrisAppies & Snacks, Dessert, Food, Holiday Favourites2 Comments

Happy FREAKY FOOD FRIDAY everyone!!! I can’t believe it’s already the WEEK before Halloween!!!! How exciting…one of my favorite times of year!!! HUGE thanks to my always so inspirational bella Tori for mastering the Halloween menu this year…JUST for you!! She has created the SPOOKIEST and YUMMIEST treats for you to share… just in time for Halloween!!! You can thank …

Food Friday: Tropsicles

Jillian HarrisDessert, Food, Vegetarian1 Comment

It’s ALMOST the end of summer, but luckily the heat is still going strong!!!! These Tropsicles are so so delicious and SO easy to make! Sooo creamy but still pretty good for you too! Ingredients coconut yogurt (for bottom 1/4 of mold) half avocado 1 banana 1cup of frozen pineapple 1 cup of coconut yogurt 1 cup of coconut milk …

Creamy Limoncello Zipzicles

Jillian HarrisAppies & Snacks, Cocktails, Dessert, Food, Vegetarian2 Comments

Has anyone ever wondered how to make portable homemade freezies or pops?!?!? I am IN LOVE with my Zipzicle Ice-Pop pouches…they are the ultimate summertime must have!!!! You can literally make any cocktail, mocktail, maybe even some fresh pressed juice, pour it into the zipzicles, freeze, and enjoy!! Such an easy way to have a little treat after dinner!! Ingredients 6 Zipzicle pouches 1/2 …