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Avocado Ice Cream

Avocado Ice Cream

Dip into the summer with a healthy meal that some will consider a treat.  Refreshing, properly balanced and it tastes great! Here is What you need... 1/2 frozen banana, 1/2 cup skim milk, 1/4 cup frozen avocado chunks, 1 tbsp light peanut butter, 1/2 cup ice, 1 scoop...

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Vegetarian Black Bean Burger

Grilling season is back! Kick-start your grill with our healthy, tasty Black Bean Burger. This burger is filling and a great alternative to all the meat protein burgers you may end up grilling this Summer. It's Vegan, Vegetarian and Dairy Free too! Here's what you...

DOPAMINE yogurt

At this point everyone knows that yogurt makes your gut happy, as it is full of probiotics, this good bacteria will reduce bloating and ward off the bad bugs.  In addition to making your gut happy, yogurt is a dopamine promoter.  Dopamine is a neurotransmitter that...

Beet & Arugula Salad

With the Easter holiday approaching, and the season of salads is in full bloom, I would like to kick off spring with my go-to salad.  I love this salad for so many reasons...it's hearty, it fits the lectin-free guidelines, it's high in natural oxygen-boosting...

Sweet Potato, Lentil and Gouda soup

For the month of March - I am not a fan of promoting soups, but with this crazy weather - I think a little warmth is needed!  This soup checks off so many boxes for an awesome meal - high fibre, vegetarian option, source of iron and beyond comforting! Here's what you...

Heart Healthy Cauliflower Fried Rice

This low carb meal is perfect for those looking for comfort food without grains.  This rice alternative dish packs in 3 servings of vegetables per serving and is loaded with fibre.  Another great perk is that this stir fry is much lower in sodium vs traditional...

De-Bloating Bread For The New Year!

The New year is here and its time to de-bloat from all those delicious, sugary, and carb loaded foods we may have had over the last few weeks. This low carb loaf is perfect for those bread cravings BUT loaded with FIBRE. What you need: 1 cup sunflower seeds 1/2 cup...

Quick & Easy Mock Mash For The Holidays

The holidays are on their way as so are the mashed potatoes, sweet potatoes and tons of other high carb side dishes we all love. This year keep the carbs under control and try making this great Mock Mash with cauliflower instead. The family will love it! What you...

Top 3 MCC HOT smoothies

We all know how to blend and go the traditional cold smoothie.  However as the cold weather approaches, our body's will crave comfort and warm.  This month MCC's nutrition topic is all about power powders - these are nutrient dense powders that you can add to food...

MCC protein pancakes

This is one of the first recipes I ever wrote, it still makes the cut as one of the top MCC breakfast options, WHY?  First and foremost, these pancakes taste amazing, its the texture, the great ability to flip, and they take minutes to make... The following...

4 STEP Summer Bean Salad

The summer is a time of barbeques, a few more social drinks, and salads.  Salads, for the most part, can be a healthy option, however never just assume because it's green it's lean...get to know your salads, and make sure they fit into your nutrition requirements....

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