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Meatless Monday — 20 min Winter Salad Bowl: Spiced roasted turnip, carrots and broccoli with almond-balsamic dressing (vegan, gluten-free, paleo)

20 min Winter Salad Bowl: Spiced roasted turnip, carrots and broccoli with almond-balsamic dressing (vegan, gluten-free, paleo)

Happy Monday everyone! It gets hard sometimes during winter to eat fresh vegetables that are in-season, and when it’s cold outside, we all crave a little something warm and comforting, so these kinds of salad bowls are perfect, combining hot elements and fresh ones too. What I also like about this is that it can… 

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20 min Winter Salad Bowl: Spiced roasted turnip, carrots and broccoli with almond-balsamic dressing (vegan, gluten-free, paleo)

Meatless Monday — 20 min Winter Salad Bowl: Spiced roasted turnip, carrots and broccoli with almond-balsamic dressing (vegan, gluten-free, paleo)

Happy Monday everyone! It gets hard sometimes during winter to eat fresh vegetables that are in-season, and when it’s cold outside, we all crave a little something warm and comforting, so these kinds of salad bowls are perfect, combining hot elements and fresh ones too. What I also like about this is that it can… 

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In the news this week

In the news this week: Friday Five! (January 18, 2015)

Hi Guys! Happy Friday! here are some of my favourite articles that were in the news recently: 1) An awesome program that, really, should be the norm! Just eat real food! Here’s an excerpt: “Instead of drugs or admonishments to lose weight, which typically fall on deaf ears, doctors provide families in the FVRx program… 

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Indian-style lentil stew: Dhal (vegan, gluten-free, paleo)

Meatless Monday: Indian-style lentil stew – Dhal (vegan, gluten-free, paleo)

Once again, it’s Monday… yup, they tend to come back, every week… I don’t know why, but Monday evenings tend to be my laziest, and that’s when I really want to just make something quick for dinner, and I gotta say, given this cold weather we’ve been having here, I’m a big fan of comforting… 

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Multigrain Chocolate chip muffins

Wheatless Wednesday: Multigrain chocolate chip muffins (dairy-free, very low gluten, low sugar, no white flour)

It occurred to me recently that I’ve never shared a recipe for such a classic as a plain chocolate chip muffins! haha Yes, even such a classic can be made much much healthier by simply switching white flour for whole flours and using less sugar (and better quality sugar too)! Although using organic grass-fed butter… 

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No need for delivery! 30 min healthy Chinese vegetable stir-fry! (vegan, soy-free option, gluten-free,paleo)

Meatless Monday: 30 min healthy Chinese vegetable stir-fry! (vegan, soy-free option, gluten-free,paleo)

Good morning! I’m back! You might’ve not noticed, but I’ve been ‘gone’ for 2 weeks, I decided to take a little break from the blog (although I was still somewhat active on some social media). After writing non-stop since I started this blog almost 2 years ago, I had never taken a break that long,… 

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Roasted winter vegetables, caramelized onion and cranberries, and herbed chickpea dumplings (vegan, paleo and gluten-free options)

Meatless Monday: Roasted winter vegetables, caramelized onion and cranberries, and herbed chickpea dumplings (vegan, paleo and gluten-free options)

That’s a long title! haha Sometimes it’s hard to include everything you want to in the title of a recipe! I’m not quite sure what this is, but I wanted to create a ‘Meatless Monday’ for fancier occasions, so I started writing components that I wanted to include, and next thing I know, this is… 

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