Slow Cooker Chickpea Curry

This easy Slow Cooker Chickpea Curry is completely vegan, packed with vegetables, and can be made in the Instant Pot too. Mildly spiced and balanced with coconut milk, this vegetarian curry is freezer friendly, and packed with plant-based protein to boot.

a bowl of vegan chickpea curry with a bowl of rice in the background

What’s Good This Week

I took the kids to see Santa earlier this week, and let’s just say Odin was not a fan.  I left work early on the last Friday before Christmas, came home and grabbed Odin, swung over to Niko’s school to pick him up, then we jumped on the subway into the city where Santa was… 

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10 Healthy Vegetable Side Dishes

10 Healthy Vegetable Side Dishes that are anything but boring! These vegetarian sides are packed with flavour, easy to make, and will be a perfect addition to any holiday table.

vegetarian breakfast casserole strata with swiss chard on a blue plate

Vegetarian Breakfast Casserole with Swiss Chard and Gruyere

Swiss Chard and Gruyere Strata is a make-ahead vegetarian breakfast casserole that’s perfect for feeding a crowd. Loaded with veggies, eggs, cheese, and crusty bread, this breakfast bake soaks overnight in your fridge and bakes up in the morning. Leftovers freeze like a dream, and this is also a fantastic packed lunch.

edamame bean salad on a blue plate with a white tea towel to the side

Edamame Bean Salad

This Edamame Bean Salad combines big flavours and bright colours to make a perfect vegetarian side dish or salad for a potluck. Made with an asian-style dressing and loaded with veggies, this is sure to be a fast favourite.

What’s Good This Week

I became a 7th degree aunt this week when my baby sister had her first baby! It all unfolded in the middle of the night their time, and therefore in the middle of the workday for me, so I was getting play by plays throughout meetings and whatnot. In the end the baby was delivered… 

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sweet potato gingerbread waffles on a white plate with butter and syrup on top

Spiced Sweet Potato Waffles Recipe

Sweet Potato Waffles made with whole wheat flour and scented with festive gingerbread spices. This easy recipe makes perfect healthy freezer waffles that you can simply pop in the toaster when you’re in the mood for waffles.

green beans gremolata on a white and blue platter topped with lemon halves

Green Beans Gremolata

Green Beans Gremolata is an easy vegetable side dish that’s simple to make and packed with flavour. Made on the stovetop with a handful of ingredients you’ve probably already got on hand, this vegetarian recipe comes together quickly and can be made at the last minute or served at room temperature.

What’s Good This Week

A friend of mine posted this meme on Facebook the other day: I got Joy, Power, and Sleep.  Please, please, please let that be true. Just the sleep thing. I don’t give a rat’s ass about joy and power.  I mean, ok, joy and power are pretty sweet, but I feel like with sleep everything… 

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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!

salted coconut caramels with some twine and brown parchment paper

Salted Coconut Caramels

These salted coconut caramels are made with all natural ingredients including coconut oil and coconut sugar. Completely vegan and made without refined sugar, this is a sweet treat that’s perfect for edible gifts or squirrelling away for yourself.