Avocado Crema & BBQ Pulled Chicken Tacos

I usually spend my Sunday’s prepping lunches for the coming week or making a big dinner, one we can use the leftovers from during the week.  Lately I’ve been making a whole roast chicken on Sunday nights, which leaves us with lots of leftovers.

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Summer Vegetable Risotto

One of the undeniable signs that summer has arrived is that sweet seasonal aroma wafting from balconies and backyards everywhere: BBQing.  I’ve already been to my first of the season, but sadly I have neither back yard or patio of my own.

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Easy Weeknight Fried Rice

Leftovers can be a beautiful thing, especially when they come together and create something entirely new.

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Caprese Eggs on Grilled Toast

Doesn’t that soft poached egg  look just like a ball of delicious buffalo mozzarella?  I thought so too. As inspired a title as this recipe may have, the dish itself – like most of my breakfasts – evolved on the go as I pulled ingredients from my fridge.

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Avocado and Chickpea Salad with Feta

Light but packed with healthy proteins, this no-fuss chickpea feta salad works great on its own or served alongside grilled chicken or fish.  I had mine with leftover herb roasted chicken, tomatoes, and cucumbers. Combine ingredients in a bowl, stir, and season with salt, pepper, and a drizzle of olive oil. It’s just that easy – and delicious – because, […]

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Butternut Squash & Cabbage Hash

Craving something savory but not too heavy or labor intensive, I used up some leftover butternut squash, bacon, and cabbage for a twist on traditional breakfast hash. Served with a fruit salad of tangerines and bananas over Greek yogurt (and a drizzle of maple syrup), this was just the right amount of yum to start […]

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Quick Oats with Almond Butter and Jam

There’s not much you can’t accomplish when you start your day with a well-balanced breakfast like these quick oats with almond butter, jam, and banana. Almond milk is such a great lactose alternative, especially in this dish, where it lends a creamy nutty flavour.

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Chocolate Almond Milk Pancakes

Chocolate Almond Milk Pancake

Waking up early on a Saturday to make these is worth every bite. These quick and healthy chocolate pancakes made with almond milk or soy milk are more satisfying than anything you’ll pour out of a box.

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