Sweet Bella Vita

a dash of motherhood… a sprinkle of homeschooling… and a pinch of photography ( with a side of compassion )

June 6, 2017
by LisaA
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Chamomile tea

Amazing how something so simple can bring back so many emotions and memories. My mom used to make me a cup of chamomile tea in the evening when I had a sore stomach or just felt sluggish. Just the smell … Continue reading

June 24, 2015
by LisaA
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Canada Day ideas

Canada Day is just around the corner 🙂 We like to go see the fireworks … but other then that we take advantage of the day  to just be together and enjoy what ever local activities we stumble upon. From … Continue reading

November 5, 2014
by LisaA
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a pink ice cream pie

My daughter turned 4 last week; and she requested a pink treat. So I came up with this:  banana raspberry ice cream pie / cake Before you start you want to peel and freeze bananas at least 8 … I … Continue reading

March 26, 2014
by LisaA
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really easy vegan milkshake

I usually make smoothies with an assortment of stuff in them… but I was craving something really light and fun … I used hemp milk and bananas! oh and to get really fancy a dash of cinnamon 😉 I suggest tossing … Continue reading

December 1, 2013
by LisaA
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vegan flatbread

flat bread is really fun and delicious especially with some homemade hummus … mummmmm ingredients 3 cups of flour (you can use spelt, brown rice , or any flour you would like) 1 tablespoon of salt 2 teaspoons of baking … Continue reading

December 1, 2013
by LisaA
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chia pudding

My husband decided to give this a try … and he was amazed at how easy it was… funny how we hesitate on making stuff at times cause we think it will be hard or take  long to make. This … Continue reading

November 11, 2013
by LisaA
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vegalicious scones

My husband has been playing around with this recipe for the last month or so and it tastes so good ( he has made many variations of it from pumpkin scones to walnuts to cashews  to banana blueberry)  but this … Continue reading

June 10, 2013
by LisaA
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vegan chocolate macadamia biscotti

So my husband played around with a recipe for the last couple of weeks… and he finally got it to where we all love the biscotti ! 1 and 1/3 cup of brown rice flour flour 1/4 teaspoon of salt … Continue reading

May 20, 2013
by LisaA
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organic vegan hazelnut spread

so the thing with being an organic nut  and thriving to be vegan, nutella doesn’t quite make the cut … so we made our own version   we mix maple syrup and hazelnut butter together… and you can add cacao … Continue reading