Mint Basil Guacamole

Is guacamole the most popular / easy-to-make appetizer ever? I think so! It’s hard to mess up because avocado is so gosh darn delicious on its own. On Super Bowl Sunday, why don’t you mix it up with some new flavours? This twist … Continued

The Perfect Avocado Toast

Over the past year or two, avocado toast has become so popular, it’s now a mainstay on most modern cafe and restaurant menus. This quick and easy breakfast or snack isn’t just a favourite because it’s so delicious though…it does … Continued

Avocado Flatbread Appetizer

The avocado is one of those crowd-pleasing ingredients. Who doesn’t love avocado? Answer: no one I am aware of! When choosing an appetizer to make this holiday season, consider this avocado flatbread. It’s the perfect party dish for several reasons. First, it’s … Continued

Avocado Roll Sushi Cake

When I’m out for sushi, the one thing I order every single time is avocado maki…usually two rolls. They are so rich and creamy with their slightly chilled, ripe avocado center. Dipped in soy sauce, they are my idea of heaven. This recipe … Continued

Pecan Pie Granola Bars

Vega’s Recipe Centre has been one of my go-to sites for plant-based recipes for a while now. They’ve got entrees, snacks, desserts, smoothies, you name. It’s their blog where I discovered my favourite recipe for Cauliflower Buffalo Wings, Monkey Bread and soooo many … Continued

Nutritious Nursing Snacks

One of the main tips I’ve been given as a soon-to-be-mom is to stock up on breastfeeding snacks. Nursing requires a lot of calories and hunger can strike fast and hard. In an effort to battle the hanger, I’m stocking … Continued

Nut Cheese Platter

A night of good television (debate!!!) requires equally good viewing snacks. Here are the details of tonight’s 100% plant-based cheese platter, built with Blue Heron Creamery nut cheese. Clock-wise from top left: BC hazelnuts Gone Crackers (Olive Oil & Cracked Pepper) Young … Continued

Vegan Cheese Fries

When I try to imagine the most sinful and delicious dish in the world, cheese fries is one of the creations that comes to mind. Greasy potatoes loaded with cheese, mayo and other indulgent toppings…it rarely gets crazier than this. But, if you’re like … Continued

Roasted Tomato Toast

Unless tomatoes are super-sweet or marinated, I can’t say I am a die-hard fan. But roasted? I can’t get enough. I could eat tray upon tray. Prepared this way, they truly can satisfy ‘sweet cravings’ – they are like candy! For … Continued