Tag Archives: Healthy

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 […]

Banana Oatmeal Breakfast Bars

These healthy bars can be made ahead of time, making a convenient and nutritious “on the go” breakfast. The original recipe is from Sally’s Baking Addiction – she uses chocolate chips and more peanut butter, but I wanted something a bit more “breakfast-y” and less “chocolate-y”. You could easily add in chocolate chips, raisins or […]

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 […]

2013 Recap

Happy New Year! Though this blog is only a few months old, I thought I’d highlight the most popular posts from last year. #1 – Pumpkin Gingerbread Loaf This is one of my favourite recipes on the site, and one of the few bread recipes. I’ll add more in the next few months – I […]

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 […]