Recipe: Chocolate Orange Salad Dressing

You read that right. Chocolate on salad? Yes! I was introduced to Torino Chocolate Dark Balsamic Vinegar and Blood Orange Infused Olive Oil at my local oil and vinegar specialty store, Prairie Oils & Vinegars in Steinbach [Canada]. If you live in the area check them out! Wonderful customer service. Or stop by your local…

‘Cheezy’ Mashed Cauliflower

Being diabetic, I’ve learned that my body doesn’t process potatoes and it’s best that I avoid them entirely. I’ve been trying different veggies as a replacement, mostly yams, but of course they taste completely different. I don’t particularly like cauliflower, but keep trying it again and again because it’s white in colour and relatively mild…

Chocolate Covered Cherries Smoothie

Sometimes I miss my favourite ice cream flavour – Ben and Jerry’s Cherry Garcia — black cherry and vanilla. Oh, wow, is it good. BUT, since it’s not a choice for a diabetic or someone whose completely lactose intolerant, I had to find another way. I have found that with a little imagination, I can…