Open-Faced Toast with Crispy Chickpeas & Dukkah

December 13, 2016

This recipe just may be the new avocado toast (bold, I know). I know it looks a little more complicated than the classic mash-with-a-fork snack that we all love so much, but with a very small amount of effort, I promise you’ll rejoice with this tasty new go-to toast (and another excuse to enjoy your favourite bread). I made this … Read More

ShiraOpen-Faced Toast with Crispy Chickpeas & Dukkah

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).

ShiraChipotle Hummus Platter with Cashews + Greens

Versatile Vegan Nut & Fresh Herb Sauce

November 27, 2013

Wow! It seems insane that it’s been so long since I posted, and I’ve not much to say other than, “really, more than a whole week since the last post?”. Yeah, that sounds lame I know. And trust me it is! I’ve shared before that things get busy, and it’s a wonder we get what we get done in a … Read More

ShiraVersatile Vegan Nut & Fresh Herb Sauce

Roasted Cashew & Red Pepper Spread

December 12, 2012

So it is totally worth saying that I am having a cashew moment of late. And of course, here is another cashew recipe! I’m not sure if it is all my vegan readers and blogging friends that are re-igniting my fondness for creating yummy goodies from this nut, but either way, I’m happy to be here, enjoying the fun that … Read More

ShiraRoasted Cashew & Red Pepper Spread

Kale Veggie Slaw with Sesame Miso Dressing

May 5, 2012

 Have you laughed today?! I mean, really laughed? The side-splitting, joyful, exhaustion and tear inducing laughter that used to get us sent to the hallways in high school? I love laughing. Laughter makes me happy. We try to laugh a lot. But sometimes I need to lighten up. I’ve just returned from a (super) busy time of travel for work. Being on the … Read More

ShiraKale Veggie Slaw with Sesame Miso Dressing