Sort By: Date | Title
Layout: Excerpts | Images

Top 5 Salad Recipes of 2011

IMG_2320

      Last night, as I was eating my 4th holiday cookie in a row dunked in Holly Nog, I started to think about salad. and Green Monsters. Funny  how that works, eh? and then my thoughts drifted back to more holiday cookies. So I ate the last Chocolate Chip Cookie with toasted pecans (sorry Eric) […]

100 Comments

Easy Holiday Gift: Vegan Chocolate Macaroon Truffles

IMG_5706

You couldn’t twist my arm enough to make me eat one of these creamy chocolate truffles right now. I know what you’re thinking…Who are you and what have you done with Ange? Well, the reason for my truffle aversion right now is a little something called a hangover…of the red wine kind. Here I was […]

107 Comments

Holiday Salad with Cranberry Apple Orange Vinaigrette

IMG_4545

Pop Quiz: Shredded Coconut or snow? Answer: Shredded coconut ……just joking! It’s snow. We had our first dusting of snow today and it made for a nice backdrop for a few photos. The snow also made for a near-death experience while carrying the camera, tripod, plate, and salad dressing across the slippery deck. This may […]

173 Comments

Our Perfect Veggie Burger

IMG_8700

For the past several months, I’ve been on a quest to make a veggie burger that had everything on our wish list. I’ve probably made over 100 veggie burgers and they all came up short, either by just a tiny bit or by a landslide. I’m always asked what I do with failed recipes and […]

622 Comments

Long Weekend Recipe Round-Up

IMG_5748-2

I don’t know about you, but I equate long weekends with a time to celebrate awesome food and drink with friends! The weather is sunny and HOT, so we hope to be outside as much as we can and also keep our meals fresh and light. Here are some recipes that I recommend for Canada […]

68 Comments

Strawberry Cheesecake Bites

IMG_8228

Canada Day is quickly approaching this Friday and I’ve been busy planning a few recipes for our BBQ get together. I love holidays because they challenge me to put on my culinary thinking cap and create festive recipes that highlight what we love about the holiday. For Canada Day, it’s all about the red and […]

124 Comments

Chilled Strawberry Almond Butter Soup

IMG_7801

I wait all year long for local strawberries to make their brief appearance and when I finally see them at the market and in the grocery stores I tend to go a bit crazy. I hoard them. I freeze them. I go to Strawberry festivals. I make Strawberry Banana Soft Serve. I make Strawberry Shortcake […]

135 Comments

High Protein Quinoa Almond Berry Salad

IMG_7655-2

This weekend, we went on our first summery hike of the year. The weather was warm and the sun was shining. It was our first hike of the year that we didn’t think we were going to: 1) freeze to death, or 2) sink 3 feet deep in the mud. I didn’t even need a […]

143 Comments

Weekend Glow Kale Salad

IMG_7645

Confession: I used to hate eating raw kale. In fact, raw kale was the bane of my existence! The only way I could bring myself to eat raw kale was if I put it in a Green Monster, and even then it was always quite bitter. Or I would bake kale chips and cook them […]

187 Comments

Refreshing Cucumber Salad with Creamy Mint Dressing

IMG_6818

Happy June 1st! Lately, my meals have been all about the H20. It’s easy to get dehydrated without knowing it, but I have to be especially mindful of my water intake now that I’m taking the hot yoga classes, sweating out water I didn’t even know was there. One way that I sneak in a […]

138 Comments

Page 4 of 5« First...345