Green Goddess Avocado Pasta (vegan)

Main Dishes, Recipes, Vegan

This has to be one of my favourite pasta dishes on earth! Brimming with flavour from fresh garlic, mounds of fresh basil, lemon juice and zest in a base of healthy avocados all from Nature’s Fare Markets, this vegan sauce is velvety rich without the guilt.

Peanut Butter Cookies (vegan & gluten-free)

Desserts & Baking, Gluten-Free, Recipes, Vegan

The cookie gods were good to me on the day that I made these beauties. Recipe testing is rarely a straight forward process (understatement of the year), and usually requires multiple failures, with or without tears of frustration, before nailing it.  These cookies were an exception.  A gal needs a break every once in a while, I’ll take it!

Quick & Easy Plant-Based Lunch Ideas

Lunch, Main Dishes, Recipes, Vegan

As a busy mom trying to juggle so many different priorities, it’s never been more important to keep myself healthy… and never so difficult!  For some reason lunches are the most challenging for me, the days seem to just disappear before I know it.  I’m sure I’m not the only one!  Which is why my cousin and fellow new mama Jillian … View The Post

Chocolate Vegan Waffles

Breakfast, Recipes, Vegan

Waffles: can you get a more perfect food?  We make them on a regular basis at our house, with frozen extras in the freezer for ’emergencies’ at all times.  Don’t judge me, we take breakfast seriously around our neck of the woods.

Mushroom Miso Soup

Recipes, Soups, Vegan

Meatless meals are good for everybody.  Eating less meat is linked to better health and reduced incidence of many diseases, and you certainly won’t hear any complaints from Mother Nature.  I have made a simple version of this soup since my university days (another reason to go meatless, you’re welcome wallet), but decided to add organic tofu to it to … View The Post