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:Β  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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|| Field Roast Smoked Apple Sage Vegan “Sausage” Review ||

If you’re looking for a quick weeknight meal or an addition to Sunday brunch, these are sure to do the trick! Made with zero animal products, these smoked apple sage vegan Β “sausages” are about as good as mock-meat gets. Only healthy and wholefood ingredients are used, these are my kind of fast food and each […]

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|| Quick and Easy Cashew Cheese ||

For some time now I have been wanting to make some nut cheese. We are really trying to limit dairy in our lives and I have been purchasing nut cheese whenever I can find it but, it is so pricey! As a cheese lover, I don’t think I will ever be able to give up […]

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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 Β 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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I’m having a love affair with crunchy tofu

If you haven’t tried crunchy fried tofu, you are seriously missing out. Perhaps not the healthiest thing out there when all dressed up, as a vegetarian protein option it’s top of my list and it’s sooo easy! There are countless blogs out there that explain how to get perfect crunchy tofu and different ways to […]

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Why Beautycounter: Glowing Moments 2016

I will be the first to admit that this “wholeistic” lifestyle/mommy blog of mine has been overrun with posts about Beautycounter in the last couple of months. It’s for good reason though as this brand of safe beauty products has been life changing for me. Not only have they improved my skin while being made […]

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Deliciously healthy lentil bowl and cookbook review

I am a big fan of getting inspiration from cookbooks and then modifying them to suit your needs and taste. Also, it’s even better when you can make two meals out of one! Recently, I picked up the cookbook THUG Kitchen at Indigo. I was looking for more inspiration when it comes to plant-based meals […]

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