My favourite, perfect for summer salad recipes

Hearty Summer Salad with Tahini Vinaigrette This super salad is hearty while still being a light summer side. Super easy to create too! Ingredients Salad:  One Zucchini Two Carrots One head of lacinato kale One can of chickpeas Two cups of cooked quinoa One cup basil leaves (chopped up depending on the size) Eight crimini […]

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My quick and easy go-to lunch

Keeping everything organized as a mom can be incredibly challenging sometimes. I am learning more and more each day that the best thing you can be is prepared. I always keep a few go-to items on hand when I am in a pinch for lunch or dinner. This “recipe” is one that I have adopted […]

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| A little of everything veggie burgers |

All week I have been craving veggie burgers. I have been finding it sort of challenging being back at work to come up with interesting meals nightly + lunch leftovers. While I love cooking, I’ve lost some inspiration these past few weeks but, I am slowly finding my groove. The grocery run is a whole […]

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|| My new favourite go-to wrap ||

Are you looking for a super quick but nutrition-packed dinner or lunch and one that doesn’t involve the oven, especially in the summer months? This super green wrap is definitely one of my favourites when I am in a pinch (or all the time). I have recently discovered some amazing dandelion kimchi from Live Organic […]

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5 products I always have on hand as a working mom

Don’t let the headline mislead you… I know, I know they often do that. These products are great for everyone but, I have particularly  found them useful since heading back to work in February after a year of being off with my first child. All mom’s lives are busy! Literally trying to pick-up after and […]

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|| My favourite blogs for plant-based recipes ||

Eat food. Not too much. Mostly plants. – Michael Pollan I am always on the hunt for new and exciting plant-based recipes. I find cooking with plants fun and exciting because there are so many ways you can prepare them and you have a ton of opportunities to get creative! Here are some of my […]

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Quinoa & egg muffins + a modern take on an egg sandwich

These two meal options were derived from this one recipe. The recipe is designed for toddlers but it’s great for anyone! It was a big hit in our household and I added some finely chopped swiss chard and nutritional yeast. Ingredients: 2 cups cooked quinoa 2 large eggs 2 garlic cloves, minced 1.5 cups grated […]

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Chickpea and quinoa “souvlaki” with mashed lemon potatoes

I’m pretty sure I was Greek in a past life because I am obsessed with Greek food and all of the flavours, colours, and smell that come with the cuisine! This recipe is super straightforward. Actually, I am not really even going to post a recipe because I kind of just threw it together. Basically, […]

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Fresh spinach salad with pomegranate, squash and goat cheese

This salad was super simple to put together and so amazing! I have been getting back into my salad eating ways but I am trying a variety of new flavour combos. I love taking salads to work for lunch, especially salads that hold up well and don’t get soggy. I also like my salads to […]

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Food. It’s all about balance, right?

  I post a lot about food on my Instragam and other social platforms. I love to cook and eat healthy but, lets be real, sometimes we all need something fast and easy. I think my Instagram portrays that I never take short cuts or eat food that isn’t SUPER healthy BUT, we all have […]

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