Summer Potato, Corn + Basil Salad

July 31, 2015

Oh, summer. It’s pretty hot and dry around here these days, as I’m sure it is for many of you in other parts (unless it’s your winter!). It’s been one long, hot, dry summer so far and truth be told, it’s a little strange for us here in Vancouver. With all the wet weather we are used to here in … Read More

ShiraSummer Potato, Corn + Basil Salad

Ultimate Kale Caesar Salad w/ Mint + Jalapeno

July 8, 2015

Well, that was sure a fun one! Pardon me, but I’m still reeling here from a much needed little break from busy life to get out and live: in my fave city of all time. The family and I just returned from my longest ever stay in New York, complete with our two lovely ragamuffin daughters in tow – their … Read More

ShiraUltimate Kale Caesar Salad w/ Mint + Jalapeno

Super Chickpea + Wheat Berry Veggie Salad

January 3, 2015

If 2014 was the year of complication, then I hereby declare 2015 the year of simplicity. Simpler words and more time for the things we love to do. Run, cook, read, walk, love. Joy is my goal this year and I’m well on the way so far – I’m looking forward to sharing a lighter sentiment this year as I attempt … Read More

ShiraSuper Chickpea + Wheat Berry Veggie Salad

Farmer’s Market Potato & Kale Salad with Glory Bowl Dressing

October 5, 2014

When thinking about ways to improve your day-to-day, it’s likely there are an inevitable few that will always come to mind. I mean, how many of us want to eat better, exercise more, and drink more water? Even those of us with the healthiest of diets (I suspect) will always say these things. Related Posts:Recipe: Fresh Tarragon New Potato SaladRecipe: … Read More

ShiraFarmer’s Market Potato & Kale Salad with Glory Bowl Dressing

Greens Beans & Brussels W/ Minty Tahini Lemon Dressing

September 1, 2014

Every once in a while there comes along a recipe that no matter what you know you just have to try. For me it was this one, with a picture so breathtaking it jumped off the page as I got home from my recent holiday with a stack of fresh reading from our annual trip to Powell’s in Portland. My … Read More

ShiraGreens Beans & Brussels W/ Minty Tahini Lemon Dressing