BlackBean, Walnut, & Cremini Baked Balls

AND the ‘meat’ to my potatoes…these¬†BlackBean, Walnut, & Cremini Baked Balls. If anyone wants to suggest a different name, please go right ahead! These beauts made one delicious centre piece to our feast. The carnivores in the fam felt they were a pretty solid alternative. Yeah, they did – they’re packed full of protein. They…

BrusselSprout Salad

First up, BrusselSprout Salad. Roasted & pan fried brussels are some of our favourites!…but I wanted something fresh on my plate, so I decided to make a simple salad with organic dried cranberries, toasted walnuts, and Toasted Walnut Dressing. It fit in perfectly. That much needed lightly acidic bite to balance out all the other…

Amaranth BROWNIES

Ahh, these BROWNIES – still hearing about them. I’m a lover of amaranth (seed; complete protein), and have since created a couple recipes with it as the base. It’s naturally sticky/gooey when cooked so it was easy for me to imagine where else I could make use of it. One of those thoughts being these…

BeetGreen Salad w/ Toasted Walnut Dressing

I love meals where I can use the entire vegetable. No waste. Beets/BeetGreens were among the first for me. We started off by saut√©ing BeetGreens in a little olive oil, garlic, and sea salt. Today, I have a delicious summer salad with Toasted Walnut Dressing that perfectly compliments the sweet, sometimes bitter, but always fresh…