Sweet Potato Soup

With the recent hit of super cold weather, what’s better than a hot bowl of soup! Honestly any kind of soup is good but I really like thick and creamy soups – those just hit a different spot. The star of today’s soup is the humble sweet potato. This is one of my favourite ingredients…

Miso Cabbage Slaw

Happy Monday! I hope everyone is ready for a great week ahead. For me, the cold winter weather can be very gloomy and unmotivating but a good meal with bright flavors can really help combat that. And that’s what I’m sharing with you today. Today’s post is the Miso Cabbage Slaw from the cookbook Thug…

Mediterranean Baked Sweet Potatoes

Today’s recipe was these baked sweet potatoes with roasted chickpeas, garlic herb sauce and a fresh tomato-herb salad. The recipe is from Minimalist Baker (recipe here). It might sound like a lot of components, but everything worked so well together and it was a delicious meal. This is a great vegetarian/vegan meal with lots of…

Quinoa Stuffed Squash

We know that fall is squash season. There are so many ways to prepare squash – roasting, mashing, steaming. Depending on the type of squash, they are perfect for stuffing! Today, I have used acorn squash which is relatively small in size which makes it great for this recipe! This type of squash is also…

Zoodles with Chicken & Tomatoes

Happy October everyone! Squash season is here and I can’t wait to get into those recipes! But today, I am cooking with summer squash – zucchini. Remember when spiralized veggies were super popular? I still love making them. Today’s recipe uses zucchini noodles aka zoodles. This meal was a real throw everything together and use…

Pumpkin Pie Breakfast Cookies

Are you ready for another fall pumpkin post?? So last week I made that delicious Pumpkin Marinara Pasta (link here) but I still had lots of pumpkin puree leftover. I decided to make something sweet. I found this recipe for these cookies from the Momables website (link here). This was a very easy recipe to…

Borracho Squash & Bean Burritos

I love burritos so I was very excited to make this one. This was the Borracho Squash and Bean Burrito from Thug Kitchen 101 cookbook. Can we talk about the name for a second. I had to look this up but the word ‘borracho’ actually means drunk, typically used to refer to a person. But…

Pasta with Pumpkin Marinara

Happy Friday! I am fully embracing the fall and hitting you with another fall recipe. This is pasta with a creamy pumpkin marinara sauce. I found this recipe on Cookie & Kate website (link here). The sauce recipe has the basis of a regular marinara by using onion, bell pepper, crushed tomato, garlic and oregano….

Ginger Curry Noodle Soup

Now that the weather is starting to get colder, that means I can get back into soups! I love soups so much and you will find many different posts on my blog! Today’s recipe is the Ginger Curry Noodle Soup from Thug Kitchen 101. This bowl is packed with lots of good stuff. This was…

Honey Cake

I know I have posted about this honey cake before. It is made every year in my house for Rosh Hashanah (Jewish New Year). It is just such a delicious cake because is light and fluffy, and nicely sweetened, which is perfect for the occasion. This cake has 3 forms of sweetness – white sugar,…