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Baked Falafels with Tahini Sauce

One of the many reasons I love instagram is all the food photos and recipe ideas. Admittedly, I'm not the greatest at following a recipe to a "T" because I...

Jan, 11 2017 by Joy McCarthy


Dairy Free, Detox Recipe

Dairy Free
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Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Dinner tonight was awesome! I made these Asian Chicken Lettuce wraps from The Paleo Diabetes Diet Solution cookbook. While I don't have diabetes and I'm not "paleo", as you might...

Nov, 28 2016 by Joy McCarthy


Dairy Free, Gluten Free

Gluten Free
Beet Burgers

The BBB: Beet Bean Burgers

You might be surprised to know that I found yet another delicious way to enjoy beets: burgers! If I haven't already turned you into a beet lover yet with my...

Aug, 19 2016 by Joy McCarthy


Gluten Free, Joyous Comfort

Detox Recipe
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Sweet Potato Toasties Three Ways

Okay so I had to jump on the sweet potato toast train because I LOVE sweet potatoes and it's a fantastic idea – I mean, sweet potato toast instead of boring...

Aug, 12 2016 by Joy McCarthy


Detox Recipe, Gluten Free


Three Healthy Baby Food Recipes + a Giveaway!

There are many enjoyable aspects of being a mama, but one of my faves has definitely been introducing foods to my baby. I love watching Vienna's reaction to trying new...

Jul, 5 2016 by Joy McCarthy


Baby, Dairy Free

Dairy Free
Orange Chicken

Orange Chicken with Black Rice

Happy New Year my joyous reader!!! :) I hope you're feeling hopeful and inspired with a sense of renewal and joy that every new year brings. I know I'm feeling...

Jan, 2 2017 by Joy McCarthy


Dairy Free, Gluten Free

Watermelon Pizza

Watermelon Pizza Two Ways

After I posted my super trendy Sweet Potato Toasties, I had to jump on the watermelon pizza bandwagon. It is the perfect summer treat, even if September is just around the bend....

Aug, 29 2016 by Joy McCarthy


Desserts, Joyous Comfort

Gluten Free
Zucchini Fritters

Zucchini Fritters

This time of year, I have more recipes than I can possibly post because all the fresh foods have me incredibly inspired! Every week Walker, Vienna and I hit up...

Aug, 16 2016 by Joy McCarthy


Gluten Free, Joyous Comfort

Mains and Sides

Juicy Chicken Burgers with Pineapple Salsa

We're in the throes of extreme summer heat here in Toronto, and no one feels like spending tons of time in a hot kitchen, which means it's time to get...

Aug, 11 2016 by Joy McCarthy


Mains and Sides, Recipes