Peach Basil Tart

PEACH SEASON ISN’T OVER. Lately, as usual around this time of the year, I’ve been eating my weight in peaches on the daily. The peaches have been UNREAL this season. I’ve already shared my peach hand pies recipe, and this tasty vegan peach blueberry pie, so I wanted to make a peach pie that was …

Summer Quinoa Salad

Summer is definitely a time for salads. With long, hot days and much more revealing clothing, no one wants to be eating anything heavy, and no one has time to be stuck in the kitchen cooking. That’s why quinoa salads are so great. Quinoa cooks in about 15 minutes, and it’s so good for you, …

Mango Ginger Green Smoothie

Oh man, I love a good green smoothie. Especially after a tough workout – it’s refreshing, healthy, and when I make it, packed with protein. Usually after a long run I go straight to my favourite green smoothie. It’s cool, protein packed, and just a little sweet. But sometimes you need to mix it up …

Late Summer Salad

Ah the beginning of September. The long days, the nights that have a slight crisp to the air. Warning of what’s to come, but it isn’t here yet, so why worry? The best thing about early September is, of course, the food. This is the time of year when suddenly, after months of northern latitude blues …

Cinnamon Roasted Peaches

I can’t tell you how happy I am to be home in time for the end of peach season. Peaches! Sweet, juicy, glorious peaches! Sure they’re fantastic on their own, but you know what’s better than a peach? A roasted peach. Roasting peaches allows all the sugar to caramelize, making your favourite peach juicier, sweeter, …