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

Cumin Spiced Lentil Hummus with Chives & Chiles

July 2, 2016

Hey everyone! I hope you are all enjoying a beautiful holiday weekend. This recipe is a new one created using lentils from GRAIN, grown by my best friend and business partner’s dad Bob Wallace in Tyner, Saskatchewan. I simply had to share it here as it is a lovely fresh take on everyone’s favourite dip. Once again, it’s evident that … Read More

ShiraCumin Spiced Lentil Hummus with Chives & Chiles

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

Roasted Carrot Rosemary Hummus + Whole Wheat Bread

January 10, 2015

This week I dusted off an old food book from my collection that I’ve had on my shelves for years, tucked away in my collection of dog eared ‘health’ books – many that have been with me since I first took interest in really caring about what I ate (it was really very early in my life). Through the years, … Read More

ShiraRoasted Carrot Rosemary Hummus + Whole Wheat Bread

Creamy Cilantro White Bean Hummus

December 26, 2014

For all you hummus lovers out there, it seems there is no end to the possibilities that can be made from mixing beans, tahini, salt & lemon juice with whatever it seems you have on hand. This recipe was created right around the time that I first made and shot the recipe for my last post, and since then I’m … Read More

ShiraCreamy Cilantro White Bean Hummus