Sheet Pan Veggie Fajitas

Last week, I taught my Dad the wonder of the sheet pan dinner with this sheet pan cauliflower and he was hooked. Sheet pan dinners are so great – they’re quick, easy, and there’s minimal cleanup! And this one is really great – marinated mushrooms packed with flavour, along with charred peppers and onions make …

Roasted Broccolini Pesto Pasta

Sometimes you need something suuuuper easy for dinner. Or to make with your Dad. I’ve been loving my weekly cooking lessons with my Dad (see more here and here and here and here), where I make easy recipes with my Dad on Zoom, but this one is extra easy. Something I needed after realizing that between …

Spicy Sheet Pan Cauliflower

Last week, I realized my Dad didn’t know how to use the oven. In all of our virtual cooking lessons (here and here and here) we make something quick and easy on the stove. My Dad has been doing so well that I decided it was time to graduate to the oven. This spicy cauliflower …

Homemade Speculoos Cookies

I think there are two types of cooking happening during this pandemic. One type, what I’m mostly doing, involves cooking easy, comforting things with whatever you have the cupboard because it’s been ten days since you ventured out to the grocery store. The other type is ambitious. Big cooking or baking projects that you’ve always …

Easy Lentil and Sweet Potato Dal

The pandemic has changed a lot of things for everyone, but it hasn’t changed people wanted a good, easy dinner that is comforting and takes about half an hour to make. During my pandemic-inspired cooking lessons with my Dad (see more here and here!) I’ve realized his cooking skills are verrrry basic. So together we’re …