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Artichokes with Vegan Garlic Lemon Aioli

Artichokes with Vegan Garlic Lemon Aioli

Artichokes with vegan garlic lemon aioli make a divinely quick, easy, and healthy starter or vegetable side.  A delicious dish with all the rich, creaminess of hollandaise but none of the fat, cholesterol or calories. Artichokes are among my favourite vegetables.  This probably has a 

Preparing Whole Artichokes:  A Primer

Preparing Whole Artichokes: A Primer

Preparing whole artichokes may seem intimidating.  But, it’s actually really simple.  This primer will teach you everything you need to know — including three different ways of cooking them quickly and easily. If you’re drawn to beautiful displays of fresh artichokes at your local market, 

Thousand Layer Korean Tofu Nuggets

Thousand Layer Korean Tofu Nuggets

Thousand layer Korean tofu nuggets with sweet and spicy Korean BBQ sauce make a divine treat.  Perfect for game days or pot lucks.  This is one starter that’s sure to please! This is one of those recipes to pull out on a day when you 

Nasi Goreng (Indonesian Fried Rice)

Nasi Goreng (Indonesian Fried Rice)

Nasi Goreng, Indonesia’s classic fried rice dish, is a deliciously easy and economical weeknight supper.  A terrific way to turn leftovers into a delightful and satisfying meal! Nasi goreng has long been one of our family favourites.  Years ago, my husband and I both traveled 

Kecap Manis, Easy Indonesian Condiment

Kecap Manis, Easy Indonesian Condiment

Kecap manis is a classic Indonesian condiment, as beloved at the table as it is in many well-loved Indonesian foods — like satay and nasi goreng.  It’s difficult to find in many parts of the world.  However, it’s easy to make at home in just 

Easy Teriyaki Chicken Skewers

Easy Teriyaki Chicken Skewers

Deliciously easy teriyaki chicken skewers are perfect for a busy day when your family needs a treat.  These succulent, kid-approved skewers can be made in either the oven or the grill. These skewers came about thanks to my youngest son.  He can be a picky 

Tofu Satay Buddha Bowls with Spicy Peanut Sauce

Tofu Satay Buddha Bowls with Spicy Peanut Sauce

Tofu Satay Buddha Bowls with Spicy Peanut Sauce make a hearty, satisfying meal.  Perfect for a packed lunch or an easy detox day.  This quick, vegan main comes together in well under an hour and is loaded with both flavour and nutrition. When the world 

Tea Smoked Duck with Seville Orange Sauce

Tea Smoked Duck with Seville Orange Sauce

Tea smoked duck with seville orange sauce just might be the perfect recipe for effortlessly elegant entertaining.  This pretty, special occasion dish is incredibly quick and easy.  Make the sauce and smoke the duck in advance.  Then, simply sear the breasts in a hot skillet 

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