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Homemade Pizza & Pasta Sauce

Homemade Pizza & Pasta Sauce

This bright, zesty tomato sauce is perfect for any sort of homemade pizza or pasta dish. It’s my go-to, all-purpose red sauce recipe. This week, I made a double batch to use for both calzones and a veggie-loaded beef lasagna. It’s perfect for making up 

Browned Butter Pasta with Sausage, Sweet Potatoes & Brussels

Browned Butter Pasta with Sausage, Sweet Potatoes & Brussels

Browned Butter Pasta with Sausage, Sweet Potatoes, and Brussels is a simple pasta dish full of flavorful sausage and delicious veggies mixed with browned butter and caramelized onions. It’s all topped off with freshly grated Parmesan cheese for a satisfying, easy weeknight dinner. Although this 

Creamy Cauliflower Fennel Soup

Creamy Cauliflower Fennel Soup

Creamy Cauliflower Fennel Soup is light and fresh with a zesty splash of lemon. It’s perfect to pair alongside chicken or fish or simply enjoy it with a hot toastie! It also makes a great alternative to potato soup if you’re looking for a smooth, 

Sourdough Cinnamon Raisin Bread

Sourdough Cinnamon Raisin Bread

This Sourdough Cinnamon Raisin Bread is soft and fluffy with juicy raisins and a gooey cinnamon swirl throughout. It’s the perfect loaf for French toast or just to enjoy with some creamy Organic Valley butter for a sweet treat! How to Make Sourdough Starter If 

Eggless Peanut Butter Blossoms

Eggless Peanut Butter Blossoms

‘Tis the season for cookies! And the Christmas baking continues this week with these Eggless Peanut Butter Blossoms. These are definitely a favorite at the Fricke Farmhouse. The soft peanut butter cookie melts in your mouth and pairs perfectly with a dark chocolate kiss! They 

Peppermint Puppy Chow

Peppermint Puppy Chow

Peppermint Puppy Chow (aka Muddy Buddies) is a fun, wintery spin on the classic peanut butter chocolate treat. In this version, I used dark chocolate, natural peanut butter, and a little splash of peppermint extract. You could even add some crushed candy canes at the 

Chocolate Peppermint Cheesecake Truffles

Chocolate Peppermint Cheesecake Truffles

Chocolate Peppermint Cheesecake Truffles are filled with a minty cream cheese cookie filling, coated in dark chocolate, and sprinkled with crushed candy canes. These are an easy but classy treat to share at any Christmas gathering this year. Ingredients One of the main ingredients for 

Vegan Pumpkin Bread with Chocolate Chips

Vegan Pumpkin Bread with Chocolate Chips

Pumpkin bread is one of my favorite treats to make each fall. A slice paired with a hot cup of coffee is hard to beat on chilly October mornings! So today, I’ll share my recipe for Vegan Pumpkin Bread with Chocolate Chips. It’s soft, moist, 

Mediterranean Couscous with Tomatoes & Asparagus

Mediterranean Couscous with Tomatoes & Asparagus

This Mediterranean Couscous with Tomatoes & Asparagus is the perfect way to use delicious seasonal veggies like tomatoes, asparagus, and wild ramps! It’s full of beautiful colors and flavors and is topped with a zesty lemon tarragon vinaigrette! Ramp season is far passed now that 

Raspberry Frosted Lemon Cookies

Raspberry Frosted Lemon Cookies

Raspberry Frosted Lemon Cookies make the perfect springtime treat full of citrus and berries. The frosting is naturally coloured and flavoured with raspberry powder and the soft, buttery cookies have fresh lemon zest for lots of flavour. These would be a great treat to make 

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Zucchini Cookies

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Zucchini Cookies

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Zucchini Cookies are made with sprouted oats, shredded zucchini, and dark chocolate. They’re a great way to use up zucchini and add some veggies to dessert, while still being buttery and delicious!

Vegetarian Potato Leek Soup

Vegetarian Potato Leek Soup

Vegetarian Potato Leek Soup is a creamy dish flavoured with herbs and full of vegetables. It comes together quickly for an easy, yet healthy, weeknight meal. Although the recipe is vegetarian, this soup can be served with bacon for meat eaters or made entirely vegan 

Whole Grain Belgian Waffles

Whole Grain Belgian Waffles

Homemade waffles are such a special treat, but that doesn’t mean they can’t be healthy too! Whole Grain Belgian Waffles are made with a blend of whole wheat flour and cornmeal to make them hearty and substantial. They also have no added sugar! Top them 

Fresh & Simple Pasta Primavera

Fresh & Simple Pasta Primavera

Today, I’ll be sharing a recipe for a Fresh & Simple Pasta Primavera. This classic, vegetarian dish is quick and easy to make and is a fabulous way to include lots of veggies in the meal. It can also be made vegan and gluten-free if 

Parmesan Herb Smashed Potatoes

Parmesan Herb Smashed Potatoes

Though I don’t make them too often, potatoes are one of my favorite foods. It’s so hard to go wrong with so many ways to prepare them. They can be mashed, whipped, roasted, hash-browned, or made into soup or salad to name a few. Recently