Comforting Veggie Noodle Soup from YumUniverse (gluten-free)

Heather Crosby, founder of YumUniverse.com and author of the YumUniverse book, was kind enough to share her recipe for this delicious, Veggie Noodle Soup. It is one of my favourite recipes from her book and way too good not to share with my readers! This soup is just as flavourful and comforting as Mama's chicken noodle soup, with all the health-boosting ingredients we need to fight colds and flu naturally. It's like a big hug in a bowl.

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Chocolate Chunk Cookies (with protein + gluten-free options)

These cookies are insanely delicious. They're simple to make and will have your kitchen smelling incredible. Forget about burning scented candles, just bake these cookies! What I love about this recipe is that it can be made with the addition of protein powder for added nutrients, and this makes it a health food...right? Just kidding, everything in moderation my friends! Find both options for the classic cookie and protein cookie in the recipe.

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Cauliflower Buffalo Wings & Vegan Ranch Dip from the hot for food blog

I had the wonderful opportunity of interviewing Lauren Toyota of the hot for food blog which she manages with her partner John Diemer of The Farmhouse Creative Labs. The hot for food blog has a strong media following and has become an outlet Lauren and John to spread their message about veganism by breaking all misconceptions of what veganism is and to open people's eyes to "the healthy, flavourful, and satisfying world of a plant-based diet."  Lauren has kindly shared her Cauliflower Buffalo Wings & Vegan Ranch Dip recipe which I made last week and I have been raving about them ever since! 

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