RECIPES

Chai Crinkle Cookies

Chai Crinkle Cookies

Twice a week, I pick up my friend’s little girl  after school. I pack up Peanut, stop for a soy chai latte, and wait outside her classroom while people come…

Butternut Squash & Red Lentil Soup

Butternut Squash & Red Lentil Soup

There’s nothing better than comfort food that you can whip up on a whim; this Butternut Squash and Red Lentil Soup is just that. With minimal effort and just half…

white bean winter squash pot pie vegetarian

White Bean & Winter Squash Pot Pies

In my house, meat is a bit of a contentious topic. I love to make and eat vegetarian and vegan food; my other half, on the other hand, will be…

autumnal-stuffed-portobellos

Autumnal Stuffed Portobellos

These mouthwatering stuffed portobellos are brimming with Fall flavour. Meaty portobello caps are stuffed with a savoury saute of sweet potato, kale, apple, cranberry, and sage and roasted to perfection…

tacos carnitas, mango salsa, red cabbage slaw, cilantro crema

Tacos de Carnitas with Mango-Pineapple Salsa, Red Cabbage Slaw, & Cilantro Yogurt Crema

I grew up in England, and after moving to Canada my very English mother would occasionally make us “tack-ohs”- a.k.a. one of those crunchy taco kits from the supermarket with…

Sweet Potato Toast 4 Ways

Have You Tried Sweet Potato Toast? Here’s 4 Easy Ideas

This week, two life-changing things happened: 1) We invested in a MamaRoo for the baby, and 2) I made sweet potato toast for the first time. The MamaRoo (which I…

The Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe Ever

The Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe Ever

So, I’m a bit of a psycho. While five months pregnant and full of raging baby hormones I decided that I needed to perfect a chocolate chip cookie recipe for my…

Frozen Cake Anna Elsa Olaf

Frozen Birthday Cake

This weekend’s project was a cake request for a friend’s little girl: a Frozen birthday cake for someone turning five. Of course- no one can escape the Frozen phenomenon, even several…

No-Churn Strawberry Cheesecake Ice Cream

No-Churn Strawberry Cheesecake Ice Cream

What has just seven ingredients and doesn’t require an ice cream maker? This INCREDIBLE No-Churn Strawberry Cheesecake Ice Cream, that’s what. Cold, creamy, sweet, tangy, bursting with strawberries and hiding golden…

Easy Tomato Vegetable Soup

This week over at Stimuli Magazine I’m sharing an Easy Tomato Vegetable Soup that you can throw together in less than half an hour.

Perfect Avocado Toast

Perfect Avocado Toast

If you’ve been on Instagram at any point in the last two years you may have noticed that avocados are having a moment. A very long, delicious moment. Unlike many…

Paleo Banana Date Crunch Muffins

Throwback Thursday: Paleo Banana Date Crunch Muffins

After transitioning this blog from a strictly plant-based nutrition page to something a bit broader, I wanted to make sure that I didn’t forget about all the healthy recipes I’ve…

Malted Vanilla Milkshake Cupcakes

Malted Vanilla Milkshake Cupcakes

I tend to go through phases when it comes to favourite foods – I’ll eat avocado with everything for two months straight, or develop a concerning but temporary addiction to…

Warming Fall Curry with Carrots, Chickpeas, & Ginger

No matter the daytime temperature these days, I’m in full “Winter Is Coming” mode. I just want to wrap myself in a blanket scarf and spend all day cooking warm and comforting…

Apricot & Almond Breakfast Cookies

I’m baaaaack! It’s been a long time since I’ve posted. Over two and a half months to be exact… that’s probably the longest time I’ve gone without posting on this…

Paleo Cherry Milkshake with Hot Fudge Sauce

So, it’s cherry season. Otherwise known as the time of  year I lose all common sense and purchase massive quantities of beautiful Okanagan cherries, fail to use them in any of my…

Energizing Green Smoothie

Energizing Green Smoothie

If you live in BC you are probably aware that we’re currently experiencing a heatwave… a skin-melting, breeze-less, beautiful-looking heatwave. I love hot weather, but this summer we live in a…

paleo burger buns

Paleo Burger Buns in 20 Minutes

Yesterday was National Burger Day, apparently. I suspect that it applies exclusively to our friends south of the border, but I decided to celebrate anyway because 1) Everyone likes burgers and 2) I’ve…

Paleo BBQ Sauce

Sweet & Sticky Paleo BBQ Sauce

I’m going to cut right to it- this Paleo BBQ Sauce will blow you away. It’s sweet, tangy, spicy, and sticky, and tastes incredible on just about anything you want…

Paleo Poached Rhubarb

Perfectly Pink Rhubarb (and it’s paleo!)

Rhubarb is one of those things…it looks so good in cookbooks and food blogs, so pink and pretty. So you go out and buy beautiful red stalks of rhubarb, chop them…