Recipes, sauces and dips

Walnut Pesto

Pesto is one of my favourite go-to pasta sauces. I can whip it up in under 5 mins and it’s also flavourful enough to use as a dip with chips or a spread on a sandwich. I prefer making it with walnuts instead of pine nuts and since I usually have feta on hand it… Continue reading Walnut Pesto


5 Tips For Enjoying The Holidays Without Regret

Photo by on Do your health and wellness goals go out the window during the holidays? Do you fall off the healthy-eating wagon and end up feeling guilty? You’re not alone! Fortunately, it is possible to enjoy the holidays without feeling awful afterwards. While one day of indulgence obviously isn’t going to derail… Continue reading 5 Tips For Enjoying The Holidays Without Regret

Breakfast, Recipes, Snacks

Vegan Gluten-Free Blueberry Muffins (high in iron)

Vegan Gluten-Free Blueberry Muffins I have a TON of frozen blueberries in my freezer that I was happily using up in smoothies blender broke (😭). So I decided to whip up a batch of blueberry muffins while I wait for a new blender. I also noticed that my blackstrap molasses were going to expire… Continue reading Vegan Gluten-Free Blueberry Muffins (high in iron)


Why It’s So Difficult To Adopt Healthy Habits

Why Do People Knowingly Continue Unhealthy Habits? It’s the way we’re wired. Our brains seek out immediate rewards and avoid things that are immediately punished. We know cooking wholesome food at home is good for our health long-term but after a long day we’re tired and hungry and it feels like a punishment to have… Continue reading Why It’s So Difficult To Adopt Healthy Habits

Recipes, Side Dishes

Garlicky Sautéed Kale

I try to make a point of eating greens every day but once in a while I get tired of eating raw salads, or sometimes I just don't feel like eating cold food (especially on cold winter days like today....brrr!). This cooked kale recipe is my go-to side dish this winter. It's loaded with garlic… Continue reading Garlicky Sautéed Kale