A set of 4 utensils with grey non-weighted, non-slip handles

Adaptive Feeding Equipment

What is Adaptive Feeding Equipment? Adaptive feeding equipment are modified utensils, accessories, glasses, and plates that make it easier for children and adults of all ages with different types of disabilities to eat independently and safely. Some examples of modifications include wider handles, straps, holders, non-slip fabrics, wider rims, weighted utensils, and more. When you live with a disability or chronic condition, you often have to come up with creative solutions to problems that many people don’t face in a day, and eating is no different.  There are many adaptive feeding equipment available that make it easier for you to

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3 portions of Pumpkin Spice Chia Pudding in glass containers

20 Vegan Recipes with Pumpkin

Fall is upon us which means one thing: it’s PUMPKIN SEASON! I don’t know about you, but every Fall, I make tons of vegan recipes with pumpkin and then I get sick of pumpkin until the next Fall comes around. There’s something warm and soothing about beautiful orange-coloured pumpkin recipes.  I had a blast scouring the internet for the best, healthy, simple vegan recipes with pumpkin so you can have them available in one place. The recipes are divided into four categories: breakfast, snack, lunch and dinner, and dessert. I hope these recipes give you lots of inspiration and get

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A hand is holding a glass of Yogurt Peanut Butter Smoothie in front of a garden

Yogurt Peanut Butter Cup Smoothie

If I had to choose one smoothie to have every single day on repeat, this would be the one. I don’t know about you, but I love dessert-flavored smoothies (and recipes in general) and the combination of chocolate, peanut butter, and banana hits the spot every time. I recommend freezing a bunch of bananas to keep on hand for when you crave this recipe. This Yogurt Peanut Butter Cup Smoothie tastes like a chocolate peanut butter cup and you’ll never know that it’s a healthy, nutritionally balanced breakfast or snack. Why Smoothies are Amazing for Disabled People: Smoothies are a

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slices of Honey Berry Greek Yogurt Protein Bark on a plate

Greek Yogurt Protein Bark – 3 Ways

Greek Yogurt Protein Bark is a simple, quick, and delicious dish that you can enjoy for snacks or breakfasts. It is a fantastic meal prep snack that you can store in the freezer to keep on hand for when hunger strikes. Summer is all about cool, refreshing recipes and yogurt bark definitely fits the bill. Greek yogurt bark is also super versatile – you start with a plain base and you can turn it into as many different flavour combinations as your heart desires. I’ve got THREE different combos for you in this post: honey berry, peanut butter chocolate, and

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A hand holding a plate of lentil sunflower feta salad

10 High Protein Vegetarian Salads

When you think of salad, the typical lettuce and chopped vegetable combo may come to mind. I assure you, salads are much more than that. There are endless creative combos to make salads inspiring and delicious. Enjoy them for lunch or dinner. They don’t need to be boring. I hope the high protein vegetarian salads featured in this post inspire you to get creative in the kitchen!  Why Meal Prep is Important for Disabled People If you’re living with chronic pain and/or fatigue, the last thing you’ll want to do is cook everyday. You likely don’t have the energy for

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A glass of matcha chia pudding topped with white chocolate and blueberries

Protein Chia Pudding – 3 Ways

Protein chia pudding is a simple, quick, and delicious dish that you can enjoy for breakfasts or lunches. It also makes a great meal prep breakfast or snack if you double or triple the recipe. Summer is all about cool, refreshing recipes and chia pudding definitely fits the bill. Chia pudding is also super versatile – you start with a plain base and you can turn it into as many different flavour combinations as your heart desires. I’ve got THREE different combos for you in this post: matcha, peanut butter chocolate, and fruit and nut. What are Chia Seeds? Chia

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A glass of blueberry pie smoothie topped with blueberries and rolled oats

High Protein Blueberry Pie Smoothie

Summer is here which means it’s smoothie time! Smoothies are cool and refreshing on a beautiful, hot summer’s day. This blueberry pie smoothie recipe has all the delicious flavours of blueberry pie packed into a blended drink. Plus the purple colour is beautiful. I’ve said this before and I’ll say it again: not only are smoothies delicious, refreshing, and filling but they are also perfect for people with physical disabilities.  Here’s why: Smoothies are a super quick and easy way to prepare a complete, filling meal (filled with protein, fruit, vegetables, fibre, and healthy fats). They are high in calcium

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