Goji & Mint Pilaf Stuffed Bell Peppers

  What a good looking famjam! This recipe is a colourful and fun way to get some delicious rice pilaf into you ๐Ÿ™‚ It’s also a grand idea if you have a leftover rice or quinoa dish in the fridge and feel like revamping it. When making stuffed bell peppers, the cooking vessel is the…

Pomegranate & Sweet Potato Tajine

I’m a big fan of tajines – but today’s really takes the cake in terms of originality! ๐Ÿ˜‰ This tajine is not only insanely delicious, it contains a long list of healthy nutrients such as protein, antioxidants, iron, calcium, soluble fiber, complex carbohydrates, etc. It is the perfect meal for your Meatless Mondays and is…

Peanut Butter & Dark Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Dip

If you’re like me, whenever you are attempting to bake something, you ponder whether to even bother throwing the batter in the oven and very seriously consider eating the batter, straight up. Enter this cookie dough dip. I’m a little bit completely obsessed with this cookie dough dip. It is perfect for dipping graham cookies…

Exotic Indian Chickpea, Green Bean and Carrot Soup

Ringa ringa ringa! As I’ve mentioned in previous blog posts, I truly am a #1 fan of Indian food. However, I find it somewhat of a letdown when I visit Indian restaurants and find myself waddling out bloated, uncomfortable, and feeling like my meal had an entire stick of butter in it. Eating in restaurants…

Broccoli, White Bean, Mushroom & Garlic Fritters

Brunch just got sexy. Put on your fluffiest slippers, pour yourself a hot cup of coffee and getย frying! I love brunch. To me, brunch is about more than the food being served, it’s about who you are sharing it with. Brunch is worth waking up for, on those lazy weekend mornings when sleeping in sounds…

Eggplant & White Bean Meatballs

A recipe forย carnivores, omnivores and herbivores alike! If you’re trying to increase your consumption of meatless meals per week, these balls are calling your name! The concept of meatless meatballs is kind of ironic, but that didn’t stop me from giving it a go anyhow. People often have beef with fake meats or vegetarian foods…

Decadent Coffee Cake

I lovelovelove coffee cake. By now, you’ve probably figured out that I have my devious ways when it comes to baking. And by devious I mean sneaking beans into cakes. Beans in cake format are the very best. This coffee cake tastes like a charm and is topped with a stellar cinnamon, sugar and walnut…

The Power of Plants

When I was studying Biochemistry back in Quebec City, I took a history of pharmacy class out of personal interest, which was the only class I failed in my life, might I add (the prof swore there would be no dates on the final exam which counted for 70% of the final grade – turns…