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Chocolate Banana Bread (vegan!)

This sweet, fluffy bread with just the right hit of pure cocoa is the perfect accompaniment to our afternoon tea. It can also provide a quick, energy-boosting breakfast idea or a perfect after-dinner sweet treat. We've omitted the dairy and eggs found in traditional baked goods and have, instead, opted for virgin coconut oil in place of butter, and flax 'eggs' instead of eggs. These swaps boost...

Dark Chocolate & Peanut Butter Squares (no bake!)

Chocolate peanut butter cups meet Nanaimo bars - and receive a nutritional upgrade! These chewy vegan, gluten-free squares provide the classic chocolate peanut butter flavours, in a hand-held dessert, and satisfy those deepest sweet cravings we all get. Using real dark chocolate, bananas, whole grain oats, chia seeds and natural peanut butter offers up plenty of antioxidants, fibre and other powerful nutrients in each sweet bite. There's...

Paleo Berry Muffins

Muffin cravings need not end with us feeling guilty by our own muffin tops! By swapping out regular flour with a nutrient-packed flour, like the coconut flour we use here, and loading our muffins with healthy fruit, we can enjoy muffins any time of day and feel great afterwards. This recipe provides numerous health benefits such as being low in sugar, high in...

Chocolate Banana Cupcakes (vegan & paleo!)

Paleo, vegan and super chocolatey! These cupcakes are not only free of dairy, gluten, eggs and refined sugars, they are chockfull of nutrients like healthy fats, iron, magnesium and fibre. Sweetened with pure maple syrup and decadent from the cocoa powder and almond butter used, they are sure to satisfy the most serious of chocolate cravings! The Chocolate Coconut Icing is made with...

Chocolate Banana Brownies (paleo!)

Fudgy, soft and rich. Yet light and nutritious? Yes!! This healthy spin on the classic brownie recipe will leave you hitting the sweet spot on your cravings...with zero guilt. Just a few ingredients come together easily in a blender and bake up a batch of chocolate brownies sweetened with only bananas and dates. Free of gluten, grains, dairy, nuts and refined sugars... but full of decadent...