|| Late-Autumn comfort food: Easy stuffed squash ||

As a busy working mom getting a healthy dinner on the table in a timely manner and one that can also double as leftovers is a big priority in my life. There is an abundance of winter squash available at farmers markets and grocery stores these days so, I was inspired to create this super […]

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A better way to coffee

I am sooooo not a morning person. I really, really wish that I could be but most mornings in my house are a pretty big shit storm of rushing around, running late and scrambling around to get out the door.  I try my best but it is pretty well known at this point that I […]

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Yam noodles in a cashew sauce with fresh turmeric

I was asked by a number of people to share this recipe! So, here it is! It is so simple and I made it two nights in a row over the weekend! You can add extra embellishments if you like! This recipe is so easy and super tasty! What you’ll need: Raw organic cashews Nutritional […]

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My favourite resources for living well

I talk a lot about holistic living and healthy eating on this blog as it  is a passion of mine and I like to stay on top of what I can do to help my health out now and for the future. “The first wealth is health.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson I am not a […]

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Meatless Monday Spots in YYC

Many articles, studies, health experts and even vegan athletes show that limiting meat consumption is  good for our health and many studies also show that it is good for the environment. According to the article, Eat less meat to avoid dangerous global warming, scientists say, in the Guardian, cutting meat consumption would also cut worldly […]

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Light and simple spinach salad

I was wanting a super light, healthy and tasty wintertime salad. This is what I came up with while scrambling around at Superstore today with a five year old and a 10 month old. You could definitely dress it up a bit more but I actually am really digging the simplicity of these few ingredients. […]

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Seven foods I always have on hand

We all lead busy lives, it’s just they way of the world! I really envy people who can meal plan and have everything figured out for the week on Sunday night. I am not one of those people, I need a little bit of chaos to function. One thing I do know, that makes my […]

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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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Local Spotlight: Made Foods

I love to cook but, there are definitely some days where I just don’t have the time or the desire to figure out what to eat. I’ve recently stumbled-upon Made Foods, a local Calgary company offering restaurant worthy meals, to-go! When I find a great new company, especially a local one, I have to talk […]

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