Testing Tuesday: Beetroot Pomegranate Juice

By |February 23rd, 2016|

Adding a little bit of pomegranate seeds to your beetroot juice makes all of the difference.




2 beets
1/2 cup pomegranate seeds
1 inch thick slice of ginger
1 small apple
Water (depends on how […]

Testing Tuesday: Citrus Halloumi Zoodle Salad

By |February 2nd, 2016|

I am loving this new zoodle salad recipe! It’s all about the citrus dressing! Enjoy!


Recipe (makes 4 servings):

1 zucchini (spiralized)
1 bunch of asparagus (chopped)
4 pieces of Halloumi (chopped)
5 sun-dried tomatoes […]

Testing Tuesday: Heavenly Spinach Juice

By |November 10th, 2015|

Currently obsessed with spinach juice! Give me 1 week or so to get over this!


1 Apple
2 cups of fresh spinach
2 cucumbers (Mini)
1 chunk of ginger (optional)
Fill up your blender with […]

Testing Tuesday: Basic Chia seed pudding recipe (in a Blue Jay cup!)

By |September 22nd, 2015|

Every time I went to a Jay’s game, I didn’t really go for the baseball. I went for the ice cream you get in a cute Toronto Blue Jays baseball […]

Testing Tuesday: Sweet potato salad (made with Greek yogurt)

By |August 18th, 2015|

This sweet potato salad will be a hit at your next dinner party.


4 medium sweet potatoes, peeled and cut into cubes
1/2 medium white onion, finely chopped
1 red pepper, finely chopped
1/3 […]

Testing Tuesday: Pick me up green juice (no Vitamix needed!)

By |July 28th, 2015|

I am going to come out and say it; I, Alison McLaughlin, own a Vitamix. It is amazing in every way and by far the most expensive thing in my […]

Testing Tuesday: Potato and chicken bake

By |July 7th, 2015|



 1 kg potaotes, peeled and slice (I used sweet potatoes)
50 mL sunflower oil
2 onions, chopped
500 g minced beef (I used chicken)
1 tsp ground cinnamon
1/2 tsp ground black pepper
100 g tomato […]

Testing Tuesday: Slow Cooker Lemon Chicken

By |May 26th, 2015|

I can’t live without my slow cooker. It allows me to carry on with my busy schedule and come home to cooked meal ready to go!

Recipe (4 servings):

3 chicken breasts
1 […]

Testing Tuesday: Easiest roasted rosemary potatoes

By |April 14th, 2015|

There are a few foods I can’t live without. One of which, is potatoes. Maybe it is the Canadian in me, but a week without potatoes, is not a good […]

Testing Tuesday: Peanut butter oatmeal cookies with cinnamon chips

By |March 5th, 2015|

I have had been eating way more sweets than I normally do during the holidays. After this recipe, I am getting back on track. In the meantime, if you are […]