Brown Sugar Shortbread

This Brown Sugar Shortbread cookie recipe is an easy three-ingredient holiday treat. Made with wholegrain flour and dipped in chocolate, these cookies are simple and elegant.

a plate of brown sugar shortbread cookies, some cookie cutters, and a tray of chocolate dipped cookies

What’s Good This Week

So, this is my bathroom.  Charming, isn’t it? That red thing is a dehumidifier fan thingy that’s running 24 hours a day, and no, it’s not all that quiet. The big metal box is a heater that’s trying to dry out that wet concrete before any repairs can be made. They’ll come back and check… 

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14 Awesome Edible Gifts

14 Awesome Edible Gift Ideas to get you inspired this holiday season. Quick and easy last minute homemade gift ideas included!

White patterned bowls with banana granola in front of a tray of freshly made granola

Coconut Banana Granola

Use up your brown bananas in this healthy Coconut Banana Granola Recipe! Easy to make, vegan, and naturally sweetened with maple syrup, this homemade granola is perfect for breakfast or afternoon snacks.

Miso Maple Roasted Brussels Sprouts on a blue plate with a white tea towel to the side

Miso Maple Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Miso Maple Roasted Brussels Sprouts are an easy vegan side dish for Thanksgiving or Christmas. This healthy recipe is a cinch to make. Just roast the sprouts on a sheet pan, drizzle with miso maple dressing, and you’re done!

What’s Good This Week

  1. Last week I got a sample of dry shampoo in my grocery delivery. It’s almost like they know my bathroom is getting torn out tomorrow. But, what’s the deal with dry shampoo? Does anyone use it? I’ll be honest, the stuff weirds me out.  I’ll give it a try if it buys me… 

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Spicy Tofu Grain Bowls with Roasted Sweet Potatoes

These Spicy Tofu Grain Bowls are a healthy vegetarian option that’s easy to fit in your meal prep plan. Made with wild rice, roasted sweet potatoes, and kale, plus a game-changing tofu technique that doesn’t require any pressing! These grain bowls are great to serve as a main dish, side dish, or even for packed lunch. 

A Simple Self Care Checklist For The Holidays

The holiday season is officially here, and I know for many of us it can be a particularly daunting period of time. There’s parties to go to, money to spend, presents to buy, family to visit, food to eat, and drinks to drink. And that’s just the first week!  This final stretch of the year… 

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homemade vanilla extract and a glass of vanilla beans on a grey background

Homemade Vanilla Extract

Learn how to make your own vanilla extract! Homemade Vanilla Extract only requires two ingredients and a bit of time. It’s an easy recipe to make and a perfect, simple DIY gift. 

A stack of healthy cookbooks on a white table

My Favourite Healthy Cookbooks

My Favourite Healthy Cookbooks – a roundup of old favourites and new finds for easy, delicious, healthy vegetarian cooking.

What’s Good This Week

We only missed a couple of days of daycare all of last year. Once we were called to pick Niko up due to a fever, and another time it was a suspected eye infection that turned out to be nothing. So I spent most of the last year feeling super smug about my kid’s immune… 

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