Warm baby kale salad

Warm baby kale salad

I have talked before about our bodies craving warm or cool foods depending on the season. And fall is the perfect example for this. Fall is usually synonym of soup season, or the good ole crockpot usually comes out of the cupboard a little more often. While salads...
Roasted cauliflower and butternut squash soup

Roasted cauliflower and butternut squash soup

I have this tradition, if you can call it that, to batch make a bunch of soups and stock up the freezer. I think it started a few years back when I got a job working in an office. After a summer of eating my life in salads, I needed something else but still was...
Asian salmon salad

Asian salmon salad

I don’t know about you guys but I’m a sucker for a nice presentation. They say we eat with our eyes first and I would have to agree. It is way more appetizing to eat a nice looking plate than a goulash bowl! Although sometimes those are the best kind of...
Apple and leek stuffed pork

Apple and leek stuffed pork

This summer has been such an odd one. I’ve only lived in Edmonton for a few years but I can’t recall ever seeing this much rain! But I am really enjoying how lush and green everything is. It must be what it’s like to live in Vancouver haha. We have finally been...
Summer salad rolls

Summer salad rolls

I love salads! I could eat one everyday. In fact I think I do on most days. But I can see why some people aren’t too fond since they can be a little boring. So for all my salad haters out there, this one is for you! I give you 3 different versions of a salad roll....
Cajun Mahi Mahi with Peach salsa

Cajun Mahi Mahi with Peach salsa

Sometimes all you need is a quick an easy dinner. And quick and easy shouldn’t mean out of a box or a can! There are lots of super nutritious quick meals and this one is totally one of them! I love fish as a protein because it’s super lean. I find in the summer I...
Parsley pesto chicken skewers

Parsley pesto chicken skewers

I wouldn’t come out and say I have a green thumb but I’ve learned over the years how to grow a decent vegetable garden. What I can’t seem the manage though is a herb garden. I’ve attempted a variety of different herbs in a few different ways but every time I end up...
Roasted beets and goat cheese salad

Roasted beets and goat cheese salad

It almost here!! In a few days we can officially say summer in here. And what goes better with summer then salad and a patio? It’s totally convenient how our bodies naturally crave cooler foods in the summer. But that doesn’t mean you can’t include some roasted...
Thai coconut curry soup 

Thai coconut curry soup 

Soups are a huge favorite in this house. Well mostly with me but as long as there’s meat in them my husband will go along. Until this recipe came along! He really loves this one and so do I. This soup most definitely has a bit of a kick that is complemented so well by...
Fish tacos with pineapple salsa

Fish tacos with pineapple salsa

Finally! The sun is shinning and the snow is melting! It may still be a tad early to say that summer is coming but these warmer temperatures sure have me excited and thinking about all these mouth watering summery dishes. And it’s never too early to make it feel like...
Roasted cauliflower curry

Roasted cauliflower curry

I don’t know about you but I tend to be a visual eater first. I mean, what better feeling than eating a plate full of vibrant colors. It just makes me feel like by eating the rainbow I’m getting the most out of my food nutrition wise. And while that may be true,...
Vegetable Miso Soup

Vegetable Miso Soup

We’ve talked about the benefits of probiotics for immunity before but did you know they can benefit your body through pregnancy also? Studies have shown a few benefits of including probiotics in your diet when you are pregnant. Besides the fact that it could...
Walnut crusted salmon

Walnut crusted salmon

You may not be aware but March is Endometriosis Awareness month. For this occasion, I thought I would share a recipe that is endometriosis friendly, but first; what is Endometriosis? It is a disorder that unfortunately affects an estimated 176 million women...
Salmon pizza

Salmon pizza

Who doesn’t love a good slice of pizza but ever wish pizza was good for you? What if I was to tell you it can be! That’s right, you heard me. Pizza can be super nourishing. It’s all about the ingredients you choose. And a prime example is this salmon...
Grapefruits and greens

Grapefruits and greens

Yesterday’s blog post was all about the benefits of antioxidants for the flu season which is upon us, but also for fertility support. If you haven’t had a chance to check it out already, you can here. Like I promised, here’s an easy recipe to include...