Category: Main Dishes

Healing Lemon Turmeric Broth

Healing Lemon Turmeric Broth

This broth is the most comforting and grounding meal ever! It’s also healing for the gut and will help heal the digestive tract. Try incorporating this soup into days when you need a digestive break – turmeric and ginger help to reduce inflammation in the […]

Almond Coconut Pad Thai

Almond Coconut Pad Thai

Almond Coconut Pad Thai This Almond Coconut Pad Thai is packed with beauty foods, protein and veggies to make you feel amazing! I love making this Pad Thai recipe because it takes 15 minutes to whip up, which means it can be a great weekday […]

Sweet Potato Curry

Sweet Potato Curry

I have a soft spot for Indian food. I love the warming spices, the freshly baked naan bread and vegetable-based curries. And samosas, my favourite! In celebration of my love for Indian food, I am sharing one of my favourite basic, easy-to-make recipes – Sweet […]

Miso Edamame Power Bowl

Miso Edamame Power Bowl

This bowl will give you a big boost of energy!  Packed with fibre-rich quinoa and protein-rich edamame beans, this bowl will leave you feeling satiated and full of energy for a big day ahead. Both fibre and protein help to cut sugar cravings and will […]

Creamy Pumpkin Pasta (Vegan & GF)

Creamy Pumpkin Pasta (Vegan & GF)

This creamy pumpkin pasta is next level… It is the creamiest pasta I have ever made – made with blended cashews, lots of spices and a not-so-secret ingredient…pumpkin! Pasta is a common easy dinner in our house, it’s something that I’ve been making for years […]

Rainbow Collard Wraps with Lemon Tahini Sauce

Rainbow Collard Wraps with Lemon Tahini Sauce

The most delicious (and nutritious!) recipe to come to The Pure Life blog this year.  I fell in love with collard wraps at a local raw vegan eatery here in Vancouver. The obsession became even more real when Ali and I spent a weekend up […]

Golden Lentil & Lemon Soup

Golden Lentil & Lemon Soup

Mmm, there is nothing cosier than a bowl of soup on a cold winter night! Especially when it’s homemade and packed with delicious warming flavours. This yellow lentil and lemon soup is: easy to make makes the perfect lunch or dinner and packs great as […]

Creamy Cauliflower Alfredo

Creamy Cauliflower Alfredo

Cashew Creamy Goodness… Creamy Cauliflower Alfredo I used to live off alfredo pasta as a child. It was my go-to comfort food on rainy nights. Crack open a jar of cheesy alfredo and mix it with some pasta and frozen peas. Ahhhh, sometimes there really […]

Lentil Walnut Loaf with BBQ Balsamic Glaze and Maple Dijon Brussels Sprouts

Lentil Walnut Loaf with BBQ Balsamic Glaze and Maple Dijon Brussels Sprouts

Happy Canadian Thanksgiving to all of my Canadian friends!  Don’t be mistaken, this lentil walnut loaf is so good that you will want to eat it through the entire fall and winter months. I was a big fan of meatloaf back in the day, and being on […]

Vegan Butternut Squash Mac N’ Cheese

Vegan Butternut Squash Mac N’ Cheese

Fall is here! It took me a while to get used to the thought of giving up sunshine swims and flowery dresses, but I’m officially excited for Fall. I’m excited about layers, knitted scarves, hot chocolate, pumpkin pie, colourful leaves and doing puzzles (our newest […]