20 Favourite Holiday Recipes

December 23, 2016

Can we believe it’s already the end of another whole year? I know this is said every year but I can’t help but feel that somehow time is speeding up even more in this new age we are living in. I sort of blame technology, but in recent weeks have come to the conclusion that this fleeting feeling we have … Read More

Shira20 Favourite Holiday Recipes

Hippie-Dip 10 Minute Stewed Rhubarb

May 10, 2016

My mom has always been in to astrology, ever since I can remember. Even to this day, visits home mean naps on the old family couch (lots of naps) – which sits nestled under my favourite old window in between coffee tables adorned with stacks of her dog-eared astrology volumes – each holding its own unique version of the stars … Read More

ShiraHippie-Dip 10 Minute Stewed Rhubarb

Vegan Banana-Oat Cookies with Chocolate + Hemp

March 28, 2016

In a world of imperfections, it can be hard to acknowledge those things that maybe we aren’t the most proud of. We often tend to think those things that are less-than-ideal make us somehow less as humans, or that challenges are a sign that we just don’t have it ‘all together’. Well I for one have never had it all … Read More

ShiraVegan Banana-Oat Cookies with Chocolate + Hemp

Cara’s Outrageous Peanut Butter Bars

September 6, 2015

So first things first, I’m a little (WAY) overdue for posting a sweet treat. I’m going to be honest here: I’m tremendously boring when it comes to making desserts – it’s almost sad really. This is not because we don’t enjoy desserts in this house, but rather due to a combination of my personal preference for cooking with the bright colours … Read More

ShiraCara’s Outrageous Peanut Butter Bars

Summer Celebration Dessert: Raw Lemon Cherry Cheesecake

July 27, 2014

Looking through my latest recipes, it seems as though it’s been ages since I published or shared anything that wasn’t salad, as let’s face it, that is obviously where my head is most days of the year! Meals around here in this somewhat hot summer have been quick and easy of late: not a lot of cooking going on (this … Read More

ShiraSummer Celebration Dessert: Raw Lemon Cherry Cheesecake