I have been getting these gorgeous sunflower sprouts in my YYC Growers harvest box lately and wanted to come up with a versatile recipe, something other than just adding it to your sandwiches, salads, pizzas and pastas. Not that you shouldn't do that - because you should. But I really wanted to create a recipe … Continue reading Sunflower sprout pesto
Crisp cucumbers and fresh aromatic dill in a creamy sour cream dressing is the perfect match for your next brunch or BBQ.
Lately all I feel like doing is baking. It's so weird; I'm so not a baker by nature, truthfully I generally don't even really like it. But I figure I'll just go with it! So I have been working on another cake recipe and after a few tries, this one turned out pretty great. I … Continue reading Five spiced pear and parsnip cake with maple cream cheese
Beet chips are delicious - earthy, salty and just the perfect amount of sweetness. They are a great anytime snack, and are perfect dipping chips for hummus or a homemade dill dip - yum! So, why get store-bought ones when you can use the beautiful fresh bounty of beets this time of year. I'm a big … Continue reading Oven roasted beet chips
I know I'm a little late posting and you're probably full in the swing of things for Easter dinner - but if you're still looking for dessert, this cake is absolutely perfect! I have been thinking about making carrot cake for a while now, staring at the carrots in my fridge hoping I had a … Continue reading Blood orange, carrot and ginger cake
This is one of my favourite salads, so bright and colourful and filled with fresh flavours. The first time I made this salad, it was a quick throw together. I had grown my first little vegetable garden on my apartment patio, and got a handful of carrots out of it. I didn't really get enough … Continue reading Rainbow carrot salad with cumin vinaigrette
I thought I would have finished this post before I had little Luna, but alas - I'm just getting to it now. So I've been told I had an easy pregnancy and for the most part I think that's true; at least in terms of the physical portion. I was lucky and didn't have any … Continue reading My pregnancy
I have been wanting to write this post for a while now because I love this recipe. But life happened and little Luna joined our family - so my time blogging has been very short-lived this last couple weeks. It's been 11 days since Luna made her entrance into our world and we have … Continue reading Turmeric Latte
Wow, life is crazy these days - I have so many awesome things happening at once that I want to talk about it's hard to know where to start. So for now I will elaborate on my earlier Instagram stories and posts about an upcoming partnership with YYC Growers. I am so excited to work with such an … Continue reading Partnership with YYC Growers
I hope you enjoy this lovely citrus fruit salad with seasonal blood orange, pink grapefruit and sweet little clementines.