Chipotle Hummus Platter with Cashews + Greens

April 13, 2016

This recipe is something I find myself craving often. Of course there is never a day when I wouldn’t love a freshly made hummus – as it’s the first thing I taught myself to make (using this classic recipe here) way back when I was a teenager (it’s crazy how long ago that was now). You might also like…Chickpea Salad … Read More

ShiraChipotle Hummus Platter with Cashews + Greens

Sarah Britton’s Best (Ever) French Lentil Salad

April 7, 2016

I have to start this post by saying I’m waaaaaay late to the party on this one. In the blogosphere, there are recipes that seem to turn up everywhere you go – whether browsing Pinterest, or in blog comments, google searches and elsewhere. This My New Roots recipe is one of them, as it is indeed a classic in every … Read More

ShiraSarah Britton’s Best (Ever) French Lentil Salad

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

Tempeh + Sweet Potato Stuffed Pita w/ Cashew Chipotle Sauce

March 10, 2016

This week I’m finally excited to share with you a recipe that’s been on the ‘test roster’ for a while now. These ingredients have been making appearances together for years now in our house, but the past few months have really seen them come together in a tangible way that I can now safely share. You might also like…Cheesy Vegan … Read More

ShiraTempeh + Sweet Potato Stuffed Pita w/ Cashew Chipotle Sauce

Winter Veggie Slaw with Citrus Tahini Dressing

February 29, 2016

This recipe is another kitchen sink recipe, which came together not unlike last week’s soup (or really, like most of the food created in this house). It was inspired somewhat by the colours in this slaw, and coincidentally is dressed with another tahini-based dressing, this time only slightly adapted from Bowl + Spoon by Sara Forte. In my experience, you … Read More

ShiraWinter Veggie Slaw with Citrus Tahini Dressing