Quinoa with Asparagus and Pesto Grilled Tofu

Print Quinoa with Asparagus and Pesto Grilled Tofu Course: Main Course Servings: 4 servings Ingredients 2 tsp olive or avocado oil 1 clove minced garlic 1/2 cup finely chopped red onion 1/2 cup oil-packed sun-dried tomatoes, julienned 2 cups vegetable broth 3 tbsp fresh lemon juice divided 1/2 tsp freshly ground black pepper 1 cup … Read more

Easy Mexi Guacamole

Sigh.  If you’re an avocado lover then there’s nothing quite like a fresh guac with crispy corn chips (and maybe an ice cold beer or lime margarita!).  Be sure to use ripe avocados.  How do you know if it’s ripe?  Hold the avocado in the palm of your hand. Gently squeeze the avocado, being careful … Read more

Warm Cinnamon Blueberry Quinoa

Print Warm Blackberry Cinnamon Quinoa Course: Breakfast Servings: 4 servings Ingredients 1 cup each Almond milk or coconut milk and water 1 cup Organic quinoa rinsed 1 ½ cups blackberries* fresh or frozen 1/2 tsp grated lemon zest optional 1/2 tsp cinnamon 2 tbsp pure maple syrup 1/3 cup finely chopped pecans** 1 cup plain … Read more

Vanilla-Maple Granola Love

Treat granola like an exciting topping for what seems boring with out.  It’s not meant to be eaten by the bowl full, or as a recurring snack as you pass by the big glass jar on the counter.  Granola is good for you, but in small amounts.  Sprinkle and savour every bite.  This recipe is … Read more

Roasted Rosemary Cashews

These delicious cashews marry the perfect balance of sweet, savoury and spicey.  I give these as gifts and take them to parties when I want to make new friends 🙂  It works.  You can serve them warm with a cocktail, but I prefer to wait until they cool to room temperature for more of a … Read more

Banana Coconut Pancakes

My little guy (well, not-so-little 4-yr-old now) went absolutely bananas (haha!) for these when he was introduced to solid food, and my 2-year-old daughter now loves them just as much.  I would say these silver dollar beauties are a staple in both their diets and I’m completely satisfied feeding these to  them anytime.  These pancakes … Read more