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Favourite Foods: Dates

First of all, please excuse my not-so-modelesque hands. I love my hands. I have always had short nails, cuts, bruises, scars and bumps. This reminds me that I am constantly doing things, touching things and creating things. It shows that I am a true cook, scrubbing vegetables, kneeding dough, washing dishes […]

November Round-Up

November Round-Up: My 8 Favourite Things   1. The Skimm newsletter – http://www.theskimm.com/ The Skimm is a short, interesting summary of the news sent to you via email. I honestly look forward to my Skimm email every single day. I feel up-to-date on current news and it is written in a […]

Chocolate Coconut Bliss Balls (Vegan & GF)

Bliss Balls were one of the first vegan desserts I came to know and love. Ever since I discovered that dates and nuts could be combined to create such beautiful little things, I was hooked. I experimented with every flavour I could think of. I blended in all of my […]

Cranberry Coconut (Christmas) Granola

My past two weeks in Berlin have been crazy. I have been meeting awesome people, eating delicious food, working hard and speed-walking around town like there’s no tomorrow. A fellow blogger and friend, Kaimo from Travel Maker Kai, suggested that I start using my blog as a place to write […]

Simple Green Juice Recipe

This Simple Green Juice Recipe is the original no-nonsense, delicious and cleansing juice it was born to be. It contains very simple ingredients; just apples, cucumber, kale, lemon, and ginger. These ingredients are often accessible year-round, especially where I come from (Vancouver), so it should be easy to pick them […]

Lemon Tofu, Feta & Avocado Lettuce Wraps

Lemon Tofu, Feta & Avocado Lettuce Wraps

  This past year, I had the chance to work with the incredible wedding photographer Christine from Christine Pienaar Photography. Christine has some serious talent, especially for her age. She produces stunning, refreshing photographs; it’s no wonder why I wanted to take some photos with her! We both love food & […]

The Best Green Smoothie + A Workout Routine

When I first discovered green smoothies, I was extremely experimental. I would throw in anything and everything from limes and lemons to zucchini and swiss chard. I learned quickly how to make the green colour stay and how to balance out the bitterness of kale with fruits. I used to […]

Double Fudge Sweet Potato Brownies

Double Fudge Sweet Potato Brownies

Having a bad day? Have a brownie Having a good day? Have a brownie Time of the month? You should probably have a brownie… These brownies are actually the answer to all of your problems. Plus, they’re so rich and filling that you’ll probably only want one! That way, they […]

Vegan Carrot & Ginger Soup

Finally, a food processor!!! I can not express the joy I had when my blender/food processor combo arrived. These are the secret joys of foodies; we go crazy over local farmers markets, Whole Foods and kitchen appliances. I am overwhelmed with happiness because I am currently enjoying 2/3 of these […]

Chickpea, Carrot and Zucchini Fritters with Creamy Hummus

My very first attempt at Veggie Fritters were a total success. Chickpea based, they are an excellent source of protein! I highly recommend making the hummus to go with these, it will make them extra delicious. The fritters taste really good as leftovers, too! Nom away friends as I take […]