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 …

What to eat this January

I find new years resolutions kind of stressful. Don’t get me wrong, I’m all about setting goals and intentions, looking at the things you like about your life and considering small changes that might make you happier and healthier. But I feel a lot of pressure around this time of year to FIX ALL THE …

Perfect Fall Salad

This salad is so fall it hurts. And it’s exactly what I want right now. It would be the perfect salad to bring to your most #basic fall day, where you go apple picking or pumpkin patching and walk around in a cozy sweater sipping a PSL. It’s a real #peakfall salad. Start with spicy …

The Easiest Three Bean Chili

Yes guys, it’s chili and soup and everything warm season. Somehow in Toronto, we went straight from summer to winter in about 12 hours, but I’m here for it because of this chili. This is honestly the easiest chili you’ll ever make. I had a bunch of beans but not a ton of time to …

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 …