Recipes

Mushroom and Kale Creamy Penne

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A really delicious and easy pasta dish. Which also happens to be vegan and gluten free!  Really happy with how delicious this came out and it came together in under 30 minutes as well. I love that in stores its so much easier to find dairy free and vegan options. Plus, today, they don’t taste […]

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African Peanut Tofu Stew

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  African peanut stew is one of those recipes that I’ve been seeing on vegetarian blogs for years but have never made it. I’ve seen a lot of various versions and add-ins, so wanted to come up with my own. Its too bad it took me this long to make it, because its so delicious […]

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Spicy Turkey Sausage, Chard and Potato Soup

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  Its still really chilly here in Vancouver, so soups and stews are in full effect. The inspiration for this recipe was the fresh produce I had on hand. I had some beautiful fresh chard on hand, and perfect yellow potatoes. For a hearty and flavorful meal, I like making soups and stews with turkey […]

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Raspberry Orange Oat Muffins

February 26, 2018

  Snacks for the girls can sometimes be a challenge. If they’re too healthy tasting, I find sometimes they are a miss. The balance is creating something healthy, still has a bit of fat (cause fat = good taste), but using whole ingredients and fruit. These Raspberry Muffins are a perfect match of all of […]

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Lentil Sloppy Joes

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  Lately, I’ve been experimenting with more vegetarian/vegan recipes. Since the new year I’ve been able to stick with doing 1-2 meatless dinners per week. I’m testing out various recipes, but need them to be quick and easy and done in 30 minutes. These lentil sloppy joes were a hit with the whole family, and […]

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Lemon Garlic Shrimp and Bok Choy

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  Lemon, garlic and shrimp is such a classic combination. This was a really easy dinner that came together in just over 20 minutes.  Enjoy as is for a low carb meal, or pair with some cooked rice or quinoa for a more substantial meal. Its a very simple dish, and very light and fresh. […]

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