GoldenBeet Chips + Garlicky Spinach Avocado Dip

Sunny days call for deck eats! We’re back in munch mode as the weather has warmed. A couple weeks back I got my hands on some rustic golden beets, so I decided some chips were in order + a side of one of our fave dips – Garlicky Spinach Avocado Dip (emphasis on GARLICKY i.e….

Tortiglioni w/ *Roasted CherryTomato Pesto

Let there be PASTA – you had to see this one coming! Still riding the wave of easy eats, and what’s easier than tossing some al dente pasta in with the Roasted CherryTomato Pesto I whipped up the other day. Fridays are ALL about welcoming the weekend by calling your crew, kicking up your feet,…

Creamy WiltedSpinach w/ Poached Cranberries

As soon as I saw a whole stockpile of fresh organic cranberries hit the shelves at my local grocers back in December, the first recipe that came to mind was this comforting combo. Many of you have likely figured out that I LOVE variety – texture, flavour, colour…you name it. I find meals, such as…

Classic (PlantBased) Spinach Salad

Classic (PlantBased) Spinach Salad – deciding on dinner?…salad is always at the top of our list. Although I LOVE to fill my bowl full of delicious combos, spinach salad is one I just like to keep somewhat simple. Between the dressing & smoky tempeh strips (thanks Lightlife!), there’s already a TON of flavour. AND with…

Creamy Spinach & Artichoke Dip

Creamy Spinach & Artichoke Dip *Plant Based. This classic appy seems to be a favourite for many. It would have come in SO handy at Mabel Lake. Over the weekend, I met one of my cousins son’s who has a fairly severe intolerance to dairy and eggs. There was so much food lying around from…

CoconutSpinach Potatoes

CoconutSpinach Potatoes – AND some days just call for a bowl full of comfort! June is nearly at an end and you can count on one hand the sun filled days. I actually really enjoy the gloomy blustery ones. They’re SO moody – like mother nature is pushing back. It also makes curling up with…

Amaranth Cakes w/ Tomato CashewCream Sauce

Amaranth Cakes w/ Tomato CashewCream Sauce nesting on a bed of fresh Spinach. When I eat pasta dishes at my parents, they come served on a bed of greens. I think it’s an attempt to ensure that the salad lovin’ gems of the family get their fix. Well, it definitely works! Here, I’ve omitted the…