Vegetarian Quesadillas with Pumpkin and Black Beans

These Vegetarian Quesadillas with Pumpkin and Black Beans are easy, healthy, and delicious! You can make a big batch of these oven baked quesadillas at once, which is perfect for meal prep or if you’re feeding a crowd. They’re freezer friendly too, and you can mix up the veggies, leave out the cheese for vegan quesadillas, or customize them any other way you like.

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Just Between Us

Just between us is when we get together once a month or so and say the things that you think but don’t really say. Or you do say, but only to certain people. I’ll go first, then you share in the comments and everyone will feel a whole lot better.  Just between us… 1. It’s… 

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What’s Good This Week

I stepped in poop yesterday. The poop was my child’s and my feet were bare. I was walking through the bathroom when I felt the unmistakable squelch of poop squishing between my bare toes and yelled out “ughhhhhhh!” I always flush his turds down the toilet before rolling up used diapers and tossing them in… 

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How to Make a Meal Bowl Without a Recipe

Meal Bowls, Buddha Bowls, Rice Bowls, Meal-Prep Bowls, Power Bowls…. whatever you want to call them, they’re hands down one of my favourite ways to make a healthy and delicious meal. And I’m going to let you in on a little secret today: you don’t need a recipe to make a fantastic meal bowl! 

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Red Lentil Stew

This easy Red Lentil Stew recipe is the perfect weeknight dinner when you want something healthy, quick, and delicious. It’s completely vegan, loaded with veggies, and comes together in under 30 minutes. Make Instant Pot Lentil Stew or cook it on your stove top, and serve with rice or pasta. Top with chili flakes if you want to bring the heat, or leave it as is for the kids.

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Apple Crumble Bars

These Apple Crumble Bars are made with whole grain oats, whole wheat flour, and homemade apple butter. An easy recipe that comes together quickly, these apple squares are on the healthy side and make a great sweet snack or dessert.

What’s Good This Week

I’ve been trying to mow down my mighty to-do list over the past few weeks, and finally got around to re-potting my nearly 10-year-old jade plant. He was in a pot that was waaaaaay too small and I always felt like an asshole whenever I remembered to water him and saw how small it was…. 

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16 Vegetarian Breakfast Recipes You Can Make Ahead

Let’s get our busy weekday mornings in check! Here are 16 Vegetarian Breakfast Recipes you can make in advance to help streamline your morning routine, including sweet and savory breakfasts, and both vegan and vegetarian options.

naan bread, semi-dried tomatoes, pizza sauce, mozzarella, basil, and red pepper flakes on a grey background

Naan Pizza {Margherita Flatbread}

Naan Pizza is an amazing way to get a quick, easy, and reasonably healthy dinner on the table in 20 minutes or less! This Margherita flatbread uses semi-dried tomatoes and fresh mozzarella to make it fancy, and pre-made naan bread to make it a breeze! The recipe is endlessly customizable to suit everyone in your family, and kids can help to make their own.

A piece of toast on a blue plate topped with ricotta and semi dried tomatoes

Semi-Dried Tomatoes

These Semi-Dried Tomatoes are amazing little flavour bombs. Oven dried tomatoes are easy to make at home, and are perfect to add to salads, sandwiches, pizza, or meal bowls. Make the most out of tomato season by freezing a big batch of semi-dried tomatoes to use down the road.

What’s Good This Week

As part of a flurry of some sort of reverse nesting instinct, in my final weeks of stay-at-home-working-mom time I’ve been going all Kon Mari on our apartment.  Part of it is an urge to be better organized and put the chaos of the past year behind us, and part of it is that I… 

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