Category Vegan

Vegan Spelt Chocolate Cupcakes

These cupcakes are vegan and made with spelt flour. They are easy-to-make and would be great topped with a vegan buttercream. Vegan Spelt Chocolate Cupcakes Ingredients 1/2 cup soy milk 1/2 cup sugar 2 and 1/2 tbsp vegetable oil 1/2 tbsp apple cider vinegar 1/2 tbsp vanilla 3/4 cups spelt flour 2 and 1/2 tbsp […]

Vegan Carrot and Banana Muffins

For this post, I am grateful for the vegan blogging community I’ve met through this blog and how much I’ve learned about vegan cooking and baking since starting this blog. I’ve been so impressed by the amazing and delicious egg and dairy free recipes I’ve come across. I’m only starting to experiment with vegan baking, […]

Cauliflower Curry

Continuing my theme of gratitude, I’m lucky to live in a city with great Indian restaurants. Indian is one of my favourite types of food, and it’s always a great choice for vegetarians going out for supper. However, I’ve never had much success making it at home until now. This is the best dish I’ve […]

Vegan Breakfast Cookies

I’ve been doing more vegan baking lately and I’ve really liked the results. If you’re not familiar with vegan baking, there are many¬† great vegan blogs, like¬†Post Punk Kitchen, This is Thirty, An Unrefined Vegan and Oh She Glows, where you can discover some fantastic vegan recipes and resources. I was really intrigued by the […]

Cauliflower Quinoa Salad

Kate at Cookie and Kate posted this amazing-looking coconut curry quinoa dish this week. While salivating over it, I wondered about other ways to combine quinoa and raisins and vegetables. Inspired by Cookie and Kate’s recipe, I’ve come up with this quinoa salad. Serve it luke-warm, by itself, or cool, over spinach or arugula. Cauliflower […]

Leek and Potato Soup

A healthy soup for the New Year! Leek and Potato Soup Ingredients 2 tbsp olive oil 1/2 onion 1 bunch of leeks 1 clove garlic 3 sticks celery, chopped (about 1/2 cup) 1/2 cup carrots, chopped 2 potatoes, chopped 4 1/2 cups vegetable stock salt and pepper, to taste Instructions 1. In large pot, saute […]

Homemade Granola

Granola is actually super easy to make. And, when you make it at home, you can make it with far less sugar than the processed granola you’d buy. Add to yogurt for a healthy breakfast. I have this recipe on a hand-written card, given to me a few years ago by a friend, who got […]