Spicy Mumbai Quesadillas

Spicy Mumbai Quesadillas

Quick, tasty Mumbai quesadillas bring together spicy mint chutney, gooey melted cheese, and shaved veggies for a delicious any time treat.  These easy quesadillas are perfect for an after school snack, casual entertaining, or evening sundowners. I don’t know what it is about quesadillas that 

Easy Jamaican Hot Pepper Shrimp

Easy Jamaican Hot Pepper Shrimp

Hot pepper shrimp make an ideal light summer meal or starter.  It’s a no fuss main that packs a punch.  A handful of ingredients come together to make magic in this simple dish that highlights the flavours of the sea. Years ago, I used to spend 

Hot Italian Plant-Based Sausage Skillet

Hot Italian Plant-Based Sausage Skillet

This easy, hot Italian plant-based sausage skillet is the perfect answer for a busy day.  A one-skillet meal that’s hearty, tasty, and satisfying.  This is the perfect meatless Monday dish, guaranteed to satisfy even your favourite carnivore.   There’s nothing better than a terrific home cooked meal. 

Quick Pineapple Tarte Tatin

Quick Pineapple Tarte Tatin

Few desserts are more satisfying or simple than pineapple tarte tatin.  Caramelised sugar, seasonal fruit, and crunchy puff pastry make for a quick treat.  For even more decadence, serve it with a scoop of vanilla ice cream! Every once in a while, you just need 

Healthier “Paneer” Makhani from the Instant Pot™

Healthier “Paneer” Makhani from the Instant Pot™

Lightened-up, dairy free “paneer” makhani is just as satisfying as the decadent restaurant classic with a fraction of the fat, cholesterol and calories.  This deliciously addictive weeknight main is as quick and easy as it is good for you. I have a weakness for makhani 

Cashew Cream, A Quick, Healthy Dairy Alternative

Cashew Cream, A Quick, Healthy Dairy Alternative

Whether you are going vegan or simply seeking healthy dairy alternatives to lighten up your cooking, cashew cream is the answer.  It’s rich, creamy, and neutral enough to go with just about everything.  Plus, it takes mere minutes to make from scratch! Had I known 

Quick, Hearty Vegetarian Chili

Quick, Hearty Vegetarian Chili

When the weather gets chilly, nothing satisfies quite like a hearty bowl of vegetarian chili.  Thanks to plant based ground, this chili satisfies even the most devoted carnivores; and, it’s fast and easy enough for a busy weeknight! When cold weather hits, my first instinct 

Crispy Korean Cauliflower Bites

Crispy Korean Cauliflower Bites

Everybody loves a great bar snack, and these healthy-ish  crispy Korean cauliflower bites really hit the spot.  They’re battered, fried and tossed in a rich, spicy gochujang sauce.  Delicious and perfect for game day noshing! As our children grow up, they give us more reasons to 

Passion Fruit Vinaigrette & a Template for Great Salad

Passion Fruit Vinaigrette & a Template for Great Salad

This quick, easy passion fruit vinaigrette comes together in moments.  Its bright flavours beautifully complement green salads, winter fruits, and steamed fish.  A pretty, tasty, seasonal dressing to add to your menus. In my opinion, vinaigrette can make or break a salad.  It’s often an 

Crostini with Edamame Puree & Cherry Tomatoes

Crostini with Edamame Puree & Cherry Tomatoes

Crostini with edamame puree is a quick, easy starter that’s perfect for sundowners.  It’s light, fresh, and delicious.  This quick recipe comes together in just 20 minutes, and the puree can easily be prepared in advance. As the years go by, I find myself yearning