Quinoa Greek Salad

This week on Cooking with Dad – more quinoa! Quinoa is great because it’s super easy to make (just use a ratio of 1:2 quinoa to water, super easy to remember) quick (15 minutes!) and full of protein and fibre. Last week I introduced my Dad to quinoa with these quinoa burrito bowls and he …

Quinoa Burrito Bowl

This week on Cooking with Dad, my Dad discovers the joy of a bowl! I’m a huge fan of bowl meals, but I find they’re often a lot. Usually good bowls have a ton of different flavours and textures, which tends to mean a lot of prep. Not a great recipe to make with a beginner chef …

Black Bean Falafel Bowls with Cauliflower Turmeric Rice and Pickled Onions

These bowls are such a lunch game changer. They were created with my friend in mind, who just started a bowls-only instagram account (shout out to @excitabowl!) which reminded me of how much I love a bowl of food for lunch. Like any good bowl, this meal has a lot of components, but the great …

Mango Quinoa Maki Rolls

I’ve been in a bit of a lunch rut lately. I’ve been working most weekends, with very little time to throw together lunches for the week, which means most weeks I’ve been eating pretty basic, boring salads for lunch. So time to mix things up! I was going to mix all these ingredients together in …

Winter Salad with Crispy Quinoa

Let’s start the year off with a salad. We’ve all spent the past few weeks (or month…or more) drinking and eating more than we want. So every January I like to take it back to basics and make sure my meals are packed with fresh, nutrient-packed ingredients. Some of winter’s best produce goes beautifully in …