Golden Beet Soup

Baby, it’s cold outside! This soup should help ๐Ÿ˜‰ If you’re anything like me, you love making soups for the winter “hibernation” period! During the harsh winter months, curling up in warm blankets and flannel pyjamas and consuming nothing but warm food and beverages is my protocol ๐Ÿ˜‰ This soup fits the bill and helps…

Holiday Cranberry-Cashew Bliss Bars

These bars are the perfect way to use up those cranberries you bought but don’t know what to do with. Let’s be honest, it can get tricky finding uses for these tart little berries. This is why I’m plopping a cran recipe on the blog today, and combining it with orange for a magical result….

Gai Tom Kha – Coconut & Lemongrass Soup

It had been on my nutrition bucket list for quite some time to cook with lemongrass. Its long grassy stalks always caught my eye at the farmer’s market, and screamed “I dare you to try me” (hallucinations much?). Lemongrass, which also goes by the name of cymbopogon (beats me why anyone would call anything that!…

Melt-in-Your-Mouth Vegan Lemon Pie Squares

Snow is knee-deep in stormy Quebec and I’ve been on a questย for bright and sunny recipes to help meย feel like I am living where there is white sand and turquoise water. Indeed, when my toes begin to freeze over, I love envisioning myself in more tropical and exotic regions, hence today’s recipe – lemon pie…

Golden Juice

I’ve just gotten back from a trip to windy but beautiful Copenhagen. While abroad, I was pleasantly surprised to discover the extent to which Danes are into their fresh-pressed juices (or should I say “friskpresset” juices – yes, that’s me Danish word dropping, what can i say, it’s my claim to fame, given the fact…

Razzle Dazzle Razzleberry Pie

Oh, you don’t like pies? How much are you lying right now? Hehe! Have you heard of razzleberry pie? Put in adult language, razzleberry pie is raspberry and blackberry pie. I wanted to make this pie while I could still call blackberries and raspberries seasonal fruits. And so I did. This pie surpasses a regular…

Sunshine Chia Marmelade

Lady marmelade must have been a chia jam, because this jam is definitely worthy of such a catchy song. I’ve already blogged about chia seed jams before, but this time around, I’m blogging about an intensely citrus-y marmelade, which is perfect for the summer ๐Ÿ™‚ . Chia seeds give jams and spreads such a nutritional…