Archive of April2011

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The Raw Vegan Cake Pop Round-Up

On April 1st, Nicole and I released a call to all the culinary innovators to create the perfect raw vegan cake pop. We knew it was a tough challenge, but with prizes and pride at stake we thought there would be a few who would heed the call. But, we never could have anticipated the […]

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gluten-freerawsugar-free Raw Doughnut Holes

Raw Doughnut Holes

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gluten-freerawsugar-free The magic of irish moss

Carrot Scuffins with Lemon Cashew Cream

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An Alternative Easter

For many families the Easter weekend is full of tradition. For our family the only tradition is…fill it with family and food. Today, two of my brothers and my soon-to-be SIL picked up two of my nephews and my niece for a day downtown. The kids are pretty convinced their aunt lives in a hotel. […]

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April’s Asparagus Adventures

Have you heard the adage K.I.S.S (Keep It Simple Silly)? Well, I’m now convinced that when it comes to asparagus, fashion, and home decor there is nothing better than simplicity. You see, April started out with lots of promise: I used the seasonal shift as a great excuse to clean out my closets and to […]

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gluten-freerawsugar-free Sweet, decadent kale

Chocolate Hemp Kale Chips

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gluten-freerawsugar-free What a way to start the day

Cookie Dough Blizzard & Brunch at Live Food Bar in Toronto

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gluten-freerawsugar-free April in the Raw: Spring Pasta and a Blueberry Lavender Tart

Raw Spring Pasta and Blueberry Lavender Tart

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Ready to leap

The truth is that our finest moments are most likely to occur when we are feeling deeply uncomfortable, unhappy, or unfulfilled. For it is only in such moments, propelled by our discomfort, that we are likely to step out of our ruts and start searching for different ways or truer answers. – M. Scott Peck […]

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A really good goodbye.

Doug McNish at Raw Aura in Port Credit

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The raw cake pop challenge is on…

Nicole and I were quite excited by the enthusiastic response we received for our cake pop challenge proposal. After scheming over email all week we’re finally ready to announce the details. Are you game? Thanks to Blake for the beautiful banner How to enter: Create your own version of a cake pop, using only raw […]