{A Sunny Sunday at the Inglewood Bird Sanctuary and an Asian Green Goddess Stirfry}

Summery temperatures were in full force this past Sunday. All the off and on rain the past couple of weeks has also brought everything into bloom. We spent our Sunday at the Inglewood Bird Sanctuary – 36-hectare wildlife reserve offers more than two kilometres of level walking trails and over 1 km of nature trails, throughout the … Continue reading

{Vegetarian Dinner: Smoked Tofu Cashew Potato Burgers w/ Spicy “Cheeze” Sauce}

On Saturday, me and the boy did something we’ve never done before…snowshoeing! But what made this excursion unique was that we were going at night-time. So after grabbing a quick bite in town, we headed out on our 45 minute drive out to Kananaskis village. There we met our guide Michelle and our three other … Continue reading

{Recipe: Still craving that Lotus Bowl..}

Last night on my walk home from the gym, I found myself craving that Lotus Bowl from Koi that I had earlier this week.. But rather than going out and spending $15 at the restaurant. I stopped by the market to pick up a block of tofu for $2.50 and worked with what I had … Continue reading

{Brown rice two ways: Five Spice Tofu and Greens on Toasted Coconut Rice and Asian Pineapple Fried Rice}

One of my favourite quick and easy to prepare weekday dinners is rice bowls. On Sunday you make a large pot of rice and from there the variations are endless. Here are a couple of recipes I’ve made earlier this week.. It starts with cooking up a large pot of short grain brown rice… I … Continue reading

{Meals to go? Takeout from The Main Dish in Bridgeland}

So I was driving through the Bridgeland area and stopped by The Main Dish, a fresh-meals-to-go cafe that they call “the real meal alternative”.  This place is targeted to those fast-paced yet health conscious people who are under time-crunches when it comes to meal prep. They have a variety of different options including: building your own … Continue reading