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vancouver vegan eats 2.0

vancouver vegan eats 2.0

Summer is my time to be outside and adventuring at all possible times. With that comes a lot of eating out. I was lucky to have the Food Cart Fest just down the street from my place all summer, and I also got to explore a number of new restaurants that are vegan friendly. In … Continue reading

Eggplant and Morgrabieh Soup

Eggplant and Morgrabieh Soup

I’ve been very inspired recently with middle-eastern cuisine. I want to expand my repertoire of foods that I use and experiment with ingredients I’ve never used before. I went to a local Persian store this weekend that is located a few blocks from where I used to live, and I used to go there all … Continue reading

a jazzed up Waldorf salad

a jazzed up Waldorf salad

I’m back! I can’t believe March has passed so quickly! My life this month was consumed with work travel, personal travel and moving into my new place, and haven’t had a chance to post as many recipes *ahem* any *ahem* as I’d like. The good news is that I’m ready to set my roots in … Continue reading

kitchen sink soup recipe

kitchen sink soup recipe

The Kitchen sink soup recipe is one of my favourites that I’ve created – it’s easy, nutritious, and satisfying. It’s perfect for a cold day, if you’re feeling under the weather, or just as (my current) every day favourite meal. I call it the kitchen sink recipe because the recipe is versatile – I use … Continue reading

vegetable candy a.k.a. roasted broccoli

vegetable candy a.k.a. roasted broccoli

This is going to be a short and sweet post – literally and about it’s contents. 😉 Broccoli gets a bad rap, but it’s actually incredibly nutritious and good for us. I’d turn my nose up at broiled broccoli as well – limp veggies aren’t my thing. However – I cannot get enough of roasted broccoli. … Continue reading

the perfect yam fries recipe

the perfect yam fries recipe

At least 4 times per week, I make homemade yam fries. I can’t even begin to tell you how addicting and delicious they are! If you have someone in your life that loves fast food, then give them this recipe, because it will be much healthier and more satisfying then those frozen pre-packaged variety. I’ve … Continue reading

a traditional [vegan] christmas dinner

a traditional [vegan] christmas dinner

This year for Christmas Eve dinner, we re-thought what “traditional Christmas dinner” meant.  The memories, for me, are not in the food, but in the company and the feelings.  Sure, others will disagree – you like how sleepy you are after eating Turkey, or look forward to that one dish that Grandma makes just at … Continue reading

vegan eats: reconnaissance in Vancouver

vegan eats: reconnaissance in Vancouver

It’s been too long since I last wrote, but I have a long mental check list of what I want to share. It’s hard to choose what to write about first, but since I’ve had some delicious experiences in the Vancouver vegan scene, I chose that one in case you’re looking for recommendations over the … Continue reading

summer bbq – the new basics

summer bbq – the new basics

My friends and I had a BBQ the other weekend, and there are a few creative recipes we came up with that area a must for your menu: alcoholic popsicles: One of our great accomplishments was homemade popsicles to cool us down while that glorious sun was shining.  Should you want to make them sans-alcohol, … Continue reading