Category: Main Dishes

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 […]

Cauliflower Lettuce Wrap Tacos

Cauliflower Lettuce Wrap Tacos

It’s digestion month at The Pure Life, and I’m bringing you some easy, delicious plant-based goodness, like this recipe for Cauliflower Lettuce Wrap Tacos.  Why these are better than regular tacos Okay, okay. I didn’t mean to say better, because I do love a classic taco, but […]

Healthy Garlicky Cesar Salad

Healthy Garlicky Cesar Salad

A healthy dairy-free Cesar salad? Really? Yes! This salad is, in fact, healthy and delicious. Two can play at this game! It’s digestion month here at The Pure Life and this is a recipe that I just couldn’t wait to share! Since many people deal with intolerances […]

Roasted Veggie, Quinoa & Tahini Bowl

Roasted Veggie, Quinoa & Tahini Bowl

Let’s talk veggies. Honestly, is there anything better than a big bowl of roasted veggies? I think they are so underrated. Especially when they’re drizzled with tahini and fresh lemon juice – yes, please. Eating raw veggies is amazing, but it’s also important to include some cooked […]

15-Minute Soba Noodle Bowls

15-Minute Soba Noodle Bowls

The Soba Noodle Bowl…life-changing.  I only recently got into making soba noodle bowls, although I have been a big fan of buckwheat “soba” noodles for a while now. Buckwheat is one of my favourite grains (ok, apparently it’s actually a seed) – it is packed with […]

Gluten-Free Chickpea Salad Sandwiches

Gluten-Free Chickpea Salad Sandwiches

Today I bring you: Gluten-Free Chickpea Salad Sandwiches. Are you drooling yet?  Remember chicken/ tuna salad sandwiches – heavy on the mayo and salt and light on the veggies (if any?). Right after soccer practice, or as an after school snack? This was a daily […]

Summer Quinoa Salad

Summer Quinoa Salad

Hey friends! So I’ve finally moved into my new apartment in North Vancouver and I’m feeling a little more settled. I’ve always being a creature of habit, but I’m really am starting to learn that home is where the heart is. I am also learning […]

Comforting Chickpea & Kale Hash

Comforting Chickpea & Kale Hash

This Chickpea & Kale Hash has been a staple for my lazy meals this month. I love the fact that it’s bursting with flavour and goodness, but only takes 15 minutes to throw together! This hash has a good amount of protein and fibre, which will […]

Detox Quinoa Salad

Detox Quinoa Salad

This Detox Quinoa Salad is a great addition to any diet in 2016. Quinoa is an awesome little “seed” that packs a ton of protein to keep us full and satisfied for longer. Mixed with detoxing herbs and veggies, this low fat dish makes a great […]

15-Minute Tofu Scramble

15-Minute Tofu Scramble

 As you guys probably know, I’m sort of a breakfast lover. The amazing thing about breakfast is that it can be eaten at any time of the day! Just like this awesome 15-Minute Tofu Scramble. This scramble is such a simple, easy to throw together […]