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I remember when falafels and I met for the very first time; it was love at first bite. They are a wee bit labour intensive to make but well worth the effort. They can be enjoyed so many different ways with so many different accompaniments. My favourite topping are pickled turnips, sprouts, cukes and tomato […]

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This recipe is simple, quick and checks all the macronutrient boxes. Feel free to cut down on the greens and add any other veggies that you have kicking around in your crisper – radishes, cukes, carrots, tomatoes, the sky is the limit.

Ingredients: Serves 4

2 cups canned or home cooked chickpeas4 cups fresh spinach, or greens of […]

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These zucchini noodles are the perfect gluten-free substitute for this cold pasta dish. If you want you can also serve this warm by sautéing everything for a couple of minutes. Want to turn this into a 5 minute meal? Use store bought pesto instead of making your own. It is zucchini season  – go grab […]

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I LOVE looking at recipe books, making new recipes, re-inventing recipes I have already made! The kitchen is my happy place and where my creative juices flow uninhibited. This recipe was adapted from the Summer Issue of Food and Drink. Every bite is a mouthful of summer.

Ingredients: Serves 4-6

6 cups baby […]

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Nothing says summer like a juicy peach and fresh mint! This salad is fresh, flavourful and so incredibly tasty! You can serve this as a side dish or as your main coarse. The whole family will love it!

Ingredients:  Serves 6

3 firm ripe peaches, halved2  (5- oz.) packages of baby arugula or baby […]

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If you have not yet been introduced to Halloumi, you are in for a real treat! It is salty and rubbery and just so darn delicious! This salad is beautiful, refreshing and loaded with vitamins and minerals. Bon appétit.

Ingredients: Serves 2

•          250g halloumi cheese, sliced

•          2 cups rocket or arugula

•          1⁄4 […]

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I feel like I spent half my life resenting Brussel sprouts for their stinky smell and sulfury taste. When a miniature cabbage showed up on my dinner plate…I felt like I was being punished. Now they are on my top 5 list…oh how the palate changes over time. This salad has great texture, color and […]

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This is a great summer salad. Loaded with flavours and colours. It is fast and easy and fresh!

Ingredients:  Serves 4

2 Tbsp tahini1 Tbsp maple Syrup1 1/2 tsp lemon juice1 tbsp warm water Sea salt and pepper to taste6 cups arugula2 green onions, chopped1/4 cup walnuts, chopped1 cup strawberries, chopped

Preparation:

In […]

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I made this for the first time the other night and it was a real hit! It makes for great leftovers too! It would be just as easy to grill on the bbq if you don’t want to turn your oven on in this heat.

Ingredients: Serves 4

1 Head Garlic (entire bulb) […]

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