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Popcorn Shrimp with Creamy Sweet Chili Dip

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Popcorn shrimp hits the spot anytime. I love that it doubles as an appetizer or a quick dinner. Plus, paired with this creamy sweet chili dip, it really makes it extra special. What’s great about this version is that the popcorn shrimp are baked, not fried, plus the dip is made with greek yogurt instead […]

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Chunky Monkey Cookies

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Cookies with chunks are probably the most delicious kind of cookies out there. I mean, what’s better than biting into one and getting a chunk of deliciousness. That’s exactly the idea behind these chunky monkey cookies. Gluten-free cookies are hard to make taste like regular cookies. Not to toot my own horn, but oh my […]

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Quinoa Pizza Bites

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Pizza in any way, shape or form is welcomed by me, and most kids. Anything that reminds me of pizza makes me very happy. That’s why I love these quinoa pizza bites. I’ve seen some variations on Pinterest and wanted to come up with my own version. I love that these are gluten-free (just be […]

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Homemade Play Doh

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Playing with play doh is a great rainy day activity. In Vancouver, we have a lot of rainy days.  Its so inexpensive to make your own compared to store bought, and I find the texture of this is identical, and it makes a lot. I’ve made no-cook versions and cooked versions like my mom used […]

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Sugar-Free Raspberry Chia Seed Jam

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I can’t seem to say enough good things about chia seeds! Not only are these little guys a nutritional powerhouse as they are packed with omega 3’s, they also have the amazing ability to thicken up puddings, jams and batters.  Given the gelatinous quality of chia seeds, they are a perfect addition to a sugar-free […]

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Greek Yogurt Frozen Treats

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We all need some healthier treat ideas in our life right? I know I do. I’m always looking to fix sweet cravings, but without a ton of calories. That’s why these greek yogurt frozen treats are perfect as they’re the perfect amount of sweet, and satisfying enough that you don’t need more than 1. This […]

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