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Patriotic Eats for Canada Day and Independence Day Celebrations

[Chaser engaged in one of her favorite summer activities]

One of the (many) things I love about summer is all the long weekends. (Seriously, shouldn’t there be at least one long weekend per month? It would make the calendar year SO much more appealing).

This weekend here in Canada, it’s Canada […]


Wellness Weekend, June 28-July 2, 2012

It’s the Canada Day Edition of Wellness Weekend–Happy Long Weekend, Canadians (and no worries, Americans, you get your own holiday next week)! 😀

With this mega summer celebration comes a Mega Summer Ebook Sale on DDD! For a limited time only, I’m offering a great deal on any TWO ebooks from the […]


Lauren’s Fruity Tea-Steeped Oatmeal with Kiwis

[Here topped with a dollop of coconut yogurt]

So it’s no secret that I love summer. (No, let me rephrase that: I adore summer. I worship summer. I am summer’s acolyte. I wait all year, walking around like Pigpen with a gray cloud floating in my wake wherever I go, until summer […]


Kitchen Classics: Kale Salad, Fully Loaded

[The photo that started it all. . .. ]

It’s been a crazy couple of weeks here in the DDD household, what with mega-marking for my classes at the college, a whirlwind trip to Montreal (more on that anon), the regular array of doctor’s appointments, a quick […]


Wellness Weekend, June 21-25, 2012

It’s our first Wellness Weekend of Summer!

It’s been a really hectic week this past week with student assignments, a computer crash, and a dental emergency (yes, my mouth is still throbbing). So the recipe I’d intended to post yesterday will wait until the weekend. . . but we’ve still got Wellness […]


Dog Day: This One’s for You, Dad

It’s Father’s Day! Looks like The Girls are all ready for Dad’s Big Day. . . .

“Hey, Elsie!! It’s Father’s Day! That means a whole special day of playing and having fun with Dad! Let’s go. . . .”

“C’mon, Elsie, it’s time to go! […]


Winner of the Live Organic Raw Giveaway!

[So did you WIN this??]

Before I announce the winner of the Live Organic Raw gift pack (pictured, above–colander not included), let me just say that WOW, you folks like your raw foods! Thanks so much, everyone, for making this the biggest giveaway EVER on DDD!


Six Degrees of Cara’s Cravings (and Blueberry Ice Cream)

[Who made this ice cream? Read on to find out!!]

If you’re a regular reader of this blog, you probably have a good idea of the kinds of foods I eat or don’t eat, and my diet profile in general. While I consume a vegan diet, I don’t generally […]


Wellness Weekend, June 14-18, 2012

Hello and Happy Wellness Weekend!

Last week marked another record for Wellness Weekend–we topped 55 entries! With summerlike weather in full swing here in Toronto, I was drooling over the array of recipes for popsicles, Italian ice, milks shakes and smoothies, even push-up pops–and, of course, salads!

And since […]


Raw Chocolate Fudge-Topped Brownies

[Quick Note before today’s post: Facebook has changed (again)! If you “Like” Diet, Dessert and Dogs on Facebook but haven’t been receiving updates, you may need to specifically tell FB (via the DDD page) to keep showing them to you. It’s easy: just hover your cursor over the “Liked” button and a box will show […]