Author Archives: Margaret

Hummingbird Muffins (and I’m not as Old as I Look)

Hummingbird Muffins are a riff on that rich delicious cake made famous in the south. This lighter rendition is stuffed with banana, pecans, and apple. You’ll be humming with delight when you take a bite! I love it when I … Continue reading

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Tuna and Cannellini Bean Salad and Northern Gardening in the Spring

A zesty bean salad stuffed with good things like tuna, red pepper and artichoke hearts makes a great salad-as-a-meal and is easy to make ahead for picnics, potlucks, and packed lunches, so you can get outside and spend time in … Continue reading

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Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Cookies – Crispy yet Chewy – a Yummy Classic

Gluten free chocolate chip cookies – a crispy-edged, chewy-in-the-middle version of that classic cookie.  A bit of banana adds a subtle complex flavour and sweetness, and the protein and fiber content get a boost from healthy flours. You’ll love having this … Continue reading

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Gluten Free Sausage Rolls with Tzatziki Dipping Sauce

Gluten free sausage rolls that are crispy, crunchy outside and savoury, meaty inside?     You bet! (And the best part is they’re baked, not fried, plus they’re a cinch to roll up.) Serve them with cooling tzatziki dip for … Continue reading

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Green Goobers (Matcha Green Tea Energy Balls)

These little two-bite matcha green tea energy balls will add zip to your day with their tangy lime flavour and the healthy kick of green tea! Okay, okay, I’ll eat more greens. Do these Green Goobers count? They’re bright green and … Continue reading

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