Category: Holidays

Gingerbread Sweet Potato Muffins

Gingerbread Sweet Potato Muffins

It’s almost December, which means gingerbread houses and hot peppermint cocoa every day, and I couldn’t be happier. I wanted to create a muffin recipe that was easy to whip up, chewy and protein-packed for snacking. I loved using a gluten-free brown rice flour instead of […]

Lentil Walnut Loaf with BBQ Balsamic Glaze and Maple Dijon Brussels Sprouts

Lentil Walnut Loaf with BBQ Balsamic Glaze and Maple Dijon Brussels Sprouts

Happy Canadian Thanksgiving to all of my Canadian friends!  Don’t be mistaken, this lentil walnut loaf is so good that you will want to eat it through the entire fall and winter months. I was a big fan of meatloaf back in the day, and being on […]

Pumpkin Spice Glazed Donut Holes

Pumpkin Spice Glazed Donut Holes

You know those recipes that make you dance around your kitchen while you make them? This was one of those recipes for me.  It’s Fall. I have fully embraced the colder weather, adaptogenic latte, pumpkin pie, snuggle-up-by-the-fire life. It’s a good life, my friends. And […]

Healthy Garlicky Cesar Salad

Healthy Garlicky Cesar Salad

A healthy dairy-free Cesar salad? Really? Yes! This salad is, in fact, healthy and delicious. Two can play at this game! It’s digestion month here at The Pure Life and this is a recipe that I just couldn’t wait to share! Since many people deal with intolerances […]

Hot Peppermint Cocoa

Hot Peppermint Cocoa

  This Hot Peppermint Cocoa is absolutely to die for. I used homemade almond milk for the base of this drink, making it completely plant-based and dairy-free! The almond milk makes the drink extra creamy. I also added some raw cocoa powder, which I use in […]

Banana Chocolate Chip Muffin Tops

Banana Chocolate Chip Muffin Tops

  These Banana Chocolate Chip Muffin Tops are to die for! They are the perfect afternoon treat to tie you over for the day. I also keep a few ready to go for an easy breakfast if I really have no time. The ingredients are […]