Cedar Plank Salmon with Maple-Dijon Glaze

Fire up your grill and enjoy the beauty of springtime with this cedar plank maple salmon that is sure to win over your entire family, even those that think they don’t like fish.

Vegan Banana Bread

Vegan Banana Bread Allergy-Friendly Recipe by Shelly Lynn Hughes Shelly Lynn is a Partner in yoyomama.ca but also the mother of a child with multiple severe food allergies.  Check out her easy recipe that is free of the top 8 allergens.  Makes 1 loaf  Ingredients: ·      3 ripe bananas (about 1 cup mashed) + 1 for […]

Black-Eyed Peas & Vegetable Patties

Need on new twist on the classic hamburger and bun meal? I don’t know about your kids, but mine could eat hamburgers every day. I’m happy to keep them well fed, but sometimes you need a break from the meat patties. Local mama and holistic nutritionist, Simply Nourishd, has come up with the perfect solution to […]

Miso-Lime Quinoa Slaw

Who doesn’t love a good summer salad? With the warm weather upon us, it’s time to try some new summer sides for our backyard BBQs. Root to Fruit Nutrition has created this colourful and delicious salad. This Miso-Lime Quinoa Slaw is oh-so-creamy, but instead of mayo and sour cream it consists of miso and hemp, […]

Recipe: Oh She Glows Vegan Peanut Butter Eggs

Vegan Peanut Butter Eggs

Busy mom Karen Cliche shares an Easter holiday favorite with our readers – enjoy! Ingredients: 1/2 cup 100% natural peanut butter ( smooth or crunchy) 1/8 teaspoon fine sea salt 1 1/2 tablespoons pure maple syrup 1 to 3 teaspoons coconut flour, as needed 2/3 cup non dairy chocolate chips Sprinkles, for decorating. Directions: Line […]

Apple Cinnamon Overnight Oats

Apple Cinnamon Overnight Oats

Andrea Saliba is a Holistic Nutritionist, Health Coach and Mother of 3 living in Vancouver, BC. She is also on the Nutrition Advisory Board and a regular contributor for Optimyz Magazine. Andrea is a firm believer in the mind body connection and created a 6 week group nutrition & wellness coaching program geared towards women […]

Grain Free Breakfast Cookie

Grain-free berry breakfast (a n y t i m e) cookies . . Yeah you read right, GRAIN-FREE!!! These beauties are marvellously easy to make. They store well and freeze like a dream. Perfect for breakfast, snack and for a healthy treat. . Here’s what you need ?? 2 ripe mashed bananas 2 eggs 2 […]

Recipe: Potato Chip Cookies

potato chip cookies recipe

It’s the time of year we like to whip out our trusty, and well-used, family cookbook. It’s the one that has dozens of fingerprint smudges, well-worn pages, and about a million memories all crammed into one. This recipe for potato chip cookies comes from YOYOMAMA’s Donna West. Her Great Aunt Alice and Great Grandma Schneider […]

Recipe: Pistachio and Raspberry Salted Chocolate Bark

chocolate bark recipe

A delicious treat just in time for the holidays, thanks to cookbook authors, Lena Ferrara and Melinda Rapallo-Ferrara! The beautiful red and green colours in this chocolate bark will put anyone in a festive holiday mood. It’s sweet, salty and crunchy, and the flavours compliment each other beautifully. You can make all sorts of varieties […]

Favourite Holiday Recipes

holiday recipes

Bring on the holidays! We can’t wait for festive parties, time with family, and all sorts of delicious food. To help you plan out your holiday feasting, we’ve gathered some tried and true family recipes and included a few of our favourite bloggers’ holiday creations. There are a few breakfast ideas, some awesome appetizers, and […]