Easy Vegan Potato Salad with Smoked Tofu

What do you think about when you think about a summer meal?  Maybe you think of delicious fresh salads, beautiful fruit that’s in season, and of course ice cream!  But don’t you also think about eating a delicious burger?  Maybe corn on the cob?  and what about potato salad?  It’s a summer staple, am I…

Spicy Vegan Poutine

When we were in Montréal last week, we went to La Banquise – a 24 hr Poutine Restaurant (somewhere between 11:00 pm – 12:00 am, because when in Montréal…) and we ate the best poutine. Of. My. Life!  At least in my most recent memory.  Now, there are a decent amount of vegan restaurants here…

James’ Burrito Bowls

This dish is one of James’ go-to recipes when he is cooking supper – along with dhal.  He’s gotten really good at them over the last couple of months and so naturally, I wanted to steal his recipe and put it up on the blog (haha…)  Last night I went ahead and made one of…

Baked Cauliflower Two Ways: Garlic Lemon Pepper and Spicy Curry

If you would’ve told me that I would be super into cauliflower a few years ago, I would’ve scoffed in your face.  I used to refer to it as broccoli’s bland and boring cousin.  But these days cauliflower is pretty much everywhere, and used for everything: rice, pizza, wings!  And like any good vegan, s…

Chocolate Mint Nice Cream Smoothie

Ever wish you could just eat chocolate ice cream for breakfast?  But you don’t because then you’d feel like you’ve really given up on life?  Well, this recipe is essentially the best of both worlds: eating a balanced diet / ice cream for breakfast.  It’s perfect as a pre or post workout breakfast / snack….

Slow Cooker Aloo Gobi (V/GF)

Aloo Gobi is one of my favourite Indian dishes, tied with Palak Tofu.  I hope I’ve done this flavourful dish justice here.  As I’ve said before, cooking in the slow cooker is a great option for hot days when you don’t want to heat up the kitchen; or when you want to prepare something early…

Creamy Green Chai Smoothie

This smoothie is great for summer mornings, when you want to start your day off with something cool, refreshing and packed with lots of protein and healthy fats.  This smoothie is naturally sweetened with banana, and has a full servings of greens.  The ginger, cinnamon and nutmeg add the chai flavour and some invigorating spice…