Dreena Burton’s Plant-Powered 15 ebook

Have you heard yet? The plant-powered maven, Dreena Burton, is at it again. To add to her growing list of impressive cookbooks is a brand new e-cookbook, appropriately named Plant-Powered 15.

Yeast-free cinnamon rolls from Real Snacks

We all have a weakness for junk food. The problem is it's not very good for us. Aside from the overabundance of fat, sodium and sugar in most of today's snack food products, there are also the unidentifiable chemicals and preservatives on the ingredients list to consider. When it comes down to it, those...

Dark chocolate almond butter cups

If you've been reading ADC for a while, you may already know I'm pretty much obsessed with nut butters of all persuasions. Cashew, hazelnut, sesame, almond, sunflower---the list goes on. The greatest thing about them is that they're so versatile; they work their magic in both sweet and savoury recipes and can add a...

Socca with kale pesto

So it happened. I’ve fallen head over heels with an entirely new-to-me food. It's called socca, and it's brilliant. I'm a little embarrassed to admit that I have absolutely no memory of ever eating socca before this year. How could this happen? Or rather, fail to happen? This naturally gluten-free and vegan flatbread deserves its...

Amazing granola parfaits

The city I live in is very much a cosmopolitan. It is a sprawling metropolis of glass and steel whose skyline is punctuated by the familiar CN Tower among a showcase of condo and commercial buildings. What I love most about this city is that it has grown into one of the most ethnically...