Classic Hummus

Classic Hummus

Any day is a good day for hummus! This delicious chickpea paste goes well on bread, crackers, with veg…and the best part, it’s oh-so inexpensive and easy to make. The only “costly” ingredient is the tahini paste, but one pot will last you FOREVER ( unless you nom a bowl of hummus very other day like me…then it […]

Lemon Beer Risotto with Olives and Chestnuts

Lemon Beer Risotto with Olives and Chestnuts

If anyone ever tells you that a good risotto cannot be dairy-free, don’t listen to them. Some people seem to think that it’s “impossible to make a proper creamy risotto without cheese”. I say nay! Anyone who really believes that obviously has no clue about food. Veganizing risottos is super easy, and this beer risotto recipe is just […]

Popeye’s Vegan Dinner

Popeye’s Vegan Dinner

Yes, that’s right. It’s time to eat more spinach, because guess what, it really is good for you (even if it doesn’t give you supernatural strength overnight). It’s a natural antioxidant packed with beta-carotene, calcium and vitamin C which help prevent diseases and boost your energy level. I’m personally crazy about spinach. I like it in […]

Oven Roasted Cauliflower

Oven Roasted Cauliflower

I’m not a fan of cauliflower or broccoli but I’ve been told they’re both incredibly healthy so I try to sneak them in my diet from time to time. I normally boil cauliflower and season it with balsamic vinegar, oil and salt, but sometimes you just have to try something different. And just by chance, the […]

Seitan “a la Taronja”

Seitan “a la Taronja”

Back in my meat eating days, my mother would often cook duck on Sundays. After going vegan, I wanted to try and recreate her dish without using any animal products. This recipe is the end result of my little “experiment”. I hope you enjoy it. 🙂  To make this dish, you’ll need:  1. Cut the seitan into […]

Lettuce Wraps with Veg Filling

Lettuce Wraps with Veg Filling

They say that cooking light meals for dinner is a good first step towards a healthier diet, and I think there’s a lot of truth in that. What’s the point of eating your weight’s worth in pasta right before going to bed?! Here’s an easy recipe to get you started on that road: delicious veggie filled lettuce wraps! […]