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MISO CILANTRO EDAMAME DIP

MISO CILANTRO EDAMAME DIP

This fresh & flavourful dip is super easy to make and packed with antioxidants, fibre, and tasty gut-healthy ingredients like ginger and miso. I love to use it as a dip for crackers and crudités, a topping for toast, pizza, salad, eggs, baked potatoes and roasted vegetables, or a flavour booster for proteins.

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BLUEBERRY GINGER OVERNIGHT PROATS

BLUEBERRY GINGER OVERNIGHT PROATS

There are few breakfasts as simple and satisfying as overnight protein oats.  You simply mix the ingredients together in a matter of minutes the night before, and they soak while you sleep.  In the morning, they're ready whenever you are!

This blueberry ginger version is a personal favourite.  It tastes great and is absolutely packed with all the goods — vitamins & minerals, antioxidants, fibre, healthy fats, and protein.  

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THE HANGOVER HELPER

THE HANGOVER HELPER

If you happen to be nursing a hangover (or simply looking for a nutrient-dense, detoxifying green smoothie!), this recipe is for you.  The bad news?  Don’t let anyone fool you — there’s no magic bullet, quick-fix hangover remedy.  The good news?  This, too, my friends, shall pass.  And my HANGOVER HELPER can certainly help ease the pain.

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SWEET POTATO DAL (DHAL)

SWEET POTATO DAL (DHAL)

My husband's family is East Indian, so I have been eating flavourful lentil-based stew or dhal for well over 2 decades.  Throw-in some sweet potato, and you have my kinda winter comfort food.  It may not look fancy, but it is super tasty and satisfying.

This dhal is made with red lentils, carrots, sweet potatoes, onion, ginger, turmeric, and other wonderful spices traditionally used in Indian cooking.

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GOLDEN GINGER QUINOA BREAKFAST BOWL

GOLDEN GINGER QUINOA BREAKFAST BOWL

Quinoa isn't just for dinner — it also makes a great protein-rich, gluten-free breakfast option.  This version is a little savoury, a little sweet, and 100% nutritious & delicious!  Bone broth powder provides a collagen boost, while hemp, flax, and chia seeds add extra protein, fibre, minerals, and those brain-boosting omega 3s!  And cinnamon, turmeric, ginger and the other spices deliver wonderful flavour and antioxidants galore.  This porridge can be made ahead for a quick morning meal and served hot or cold.

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FEED YOUR FLAME SMOOTHIE (vanilla coconut & ginger)

FEED YOUR FLAME SMOOTHIE (vanilla coconut & ginger)

I looove this spiced-up vanilla coconut shake.  It tastes rich, creamy and decadent — with a little fiery kick from fresh ginger — but is actually free of refined sugar and loaded with veggies + fiber + healthy fats + protein, too!

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GREEN "MANGOCADO" MARVEL

GREEN "MANGOCADO" MARVEL

This greens + mango + avocado smoothie is truly marvellous.  It’s tropical, creamy AF, and absolutely packed with vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, adaptogens, fibre, protein, healthy fats and pre & probiotics!!  Doesn’t get much better than that.  Go ahead and give it a try.  You can thank me later. 😉

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WILD & GROOVY GRAPEFRUIT

WILD & GROOVY GRAPEFRUIT

I really love this protein and healthy fat-boosted “detox” blend of grapefruit, kefir, cilantro, spinach & ginger.  It’s tangy and citrusy, a bit bitter, sweet and spicy (like me!), and maybe just a little bit wild with that cilantro thrown in, am I right?!?

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"TROPI-CAULI" SUNSHINE

"TROPI-CAULI" SUNSHINE

I am a bit addicted to cauliflower these days.  It is an incredibly nutrient-dense and versatile cruciferous vegetable.  Here it is blended with coconut, pineapple and some protein & superfood boosters to make a satisfying tropical treat that will help power you through your busy day!

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THE HAPPY DANCE

THE HAPPY DANCE

Kombucha, pineapple, spinach and ginger combine to make a tangy & tropical digestion-improving green smoothie that is guaranteed to make you do the happy dance!!
 

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THE OPRAH

THE OPRAH

Here is my smoothie tribute to Oprah (and frankly to all the strong, passionate women out there!!).  It is a refreshing and vibrant blend including spinach, pineapple, avocado, mint and matcha.  All of the ingredients are real and help to support a strong body, mind, and spirit.

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GOLDEN MILK CHIA PUDDING

GOLDEN MILK CHIA PUDDING

I absolutely love this quick and easy chia pudding recipe.  It is wonderfully creamy and satisfying but free of refined sugar, dairy, and grains.  Better still, it is packed with antioxidants, fibre, protein, healthy fats, and anti-inflammatory goodness!

Golden milk is a traditional Ayurvedic tonic that combines turmeric with dairy or nondairy milk (coconut milk used here) and other spices such as ginger, cinnamon, cardamom and black pepper.  

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GINGERBREAD ADAPTOGEN OVERNIGHT OATS

GINGERBREAD ADAPTOGEN OVERNIGHT OATS

I am a sucker for all things gingerbread, especially during the holidays!  This recipe delivers that wonderful warm and cozy festive flavour in an easy, make-ahead, gluten-free brekkie.

Gingerbread Adaptogen Oats are super satisfying since they are packed with protein, fibre, and healthy fats.  Yup -- doctor-approved comfort food at its finest!

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