Cherry Citrus Oat Bran Muffins

Breakfast, Desserts & Baking

Cherry Citrus Oat Bran Muffins (can also be made with any berry) - a great nut-free snack for kids school lunches! Fraiche Nutrition

Back to school is right around the corner (gulp!) and my mom brain is already thinking of school lunch ideas and healthy snacks for Max and Charlie.  These cherry muffins are moist and not too sweet with a touch of citrus and a healthy dose of fibre… not that you can tell!

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My Best of BC Wine Country Experience

Drinks, Travel

The Best of BC Winery Tours: the top wineries to visit in the Okanagan from Tori Wesszer, Registered Dietitian and Food and Lifestyle Blogger

As a food blogger, living in the heart of wine country is like a dream come true!  I jumped at the chance to partner with the BC Wine Institute to show off my ‘back yard’ (filled with wineries) to the world through the lens of a local foodie … and hard-core wine lover! AND give you the chance to VOTE … View The Post

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Vegan Zucchini Bread or Muffins

Breakfast, Desserts & Baking, Snacks

Vegan Zucchini Bread (or Muffins) by Tori Wesszer, Registered Dietitian with FraicheNutrition.com

Ah summer.  There are so many awesome things that summer brings, and among these … zucchini by the boatload.  I feel that zucchini may be Max’s soul vegetable.  I mean, neither of them know when to stop. When you have zucchini, chances are you have a LOT of zucchini… yes?

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Chia Jam

Gluten-Free, Sides, Vegan

5 Minute Chia Jam sweetened with natural maple syrup

Chia jam is so quick and easy to make, I’m scratching my head wondering what took me so long to make it! This version is naturally sweetened with a touch of maple syrup and whipped up in under 5 minutes (not including setting time): that’s my kinda…well, jam!

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Apricot Creamsicles

Snacks

Homemade Apricot Creamsicles

Whenever I have a fruit overload situation my immediate reaction is to bust out the popsicle maker – my apricot ‘situation’ was no exception, Apricot Creamsicles it was! We LOVE making our own popsicles at home, and the boys are always right in there helping.  There are so many reasons to make your own versus buying them at the store. … View The Post

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Big Batch Salad

Salads

Big Batch Salad: the mom's guide to prepping salad for a week ahead to help the family eat their greens!

We eat a lot of salad.  I mean, we eat salad pretty much every day.  We LOVE salad!  But just like most other humans, we don’t love making it.  So let’s take a second to be honest… making salad is a bit of a pain in the derrière, yes?  All that chopping and peeling and washing and then, oh for … View The Post

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