Black Bean Falafel Burgers with Quick Pickled Onions

Yes another falafel recipe. But come on, falafels are a vegetarian staple! You can make them with traditional chickpeas, mix it up with lentils, or in this case, go smoky southwest with black beans and chipotle. These falafels are made with black beans AND quinoa, so they pack a serious protein punch. Chipotle and cumin …

Spicy Sweet Potato Salad

Warm, spicy, hearty. This salad is perfect for winter. You know those winter days that make you want to crawl into bed with the largest bowl of pasta you can find and just stay there until at least March? This salad is the cure for those days. Instead of carb loading and going into full …

Burger Time!

Summer means long days, late night bike rides, fresh berries, and burgers. Yes it’s burger time! Making your own veggie burgers is awesome. I’ve never been a fan of store-bought, overly processed soy-based fake meat. I don’t think it tastes very good, and as a vegetarian I don’t actually miss the taste of meat, so …

Southwestern Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

When I was little, one of my absolute favourite dinners was a cheesy, twice baked potato. My mum would bake potatoes, scoop all the insides out, mash with milk, butter, and cheese, and put them back in the potato skins. Topped with cheese, they were delicious, but not exactly healthy. This is my way of revisiting …

Burrito Salad with Sweet Potatoes and Mango Salsa

I’ve been eating this all week, and it’s so good that I’ve been looking forward to lunch every day! This burrito salad is easy to make, tastes fresh, and has a bunch of different components, all of which are super flavourful. I love lunches like this! It starts with roasted sweet potatoes and red peppers, …