Fresh Herb & Green Salad with Baked Sriracha Tofu

January 12, 2017

Ok, so this salad was a little bit the result of one thing: I don’t really do Thai or Asian flavours all that well, and when I do it’s somewhat rarely. It’s not that I don’t love them, (I do!), but I am not very tolerant of garlic or super spicy foods, and in the case of this recipe, I … Read More

ShiraFresh Herb & Green Salad with Baked Sriracha Tofu

Grilled Corn, Tempeh + Summer Vegetable Salad

July 6, 2016

This salad is the result of last week’s trip to the Farmer’s Market here in Vancouver, where I was pleasantly surprised by the haul I got for the seemingly very little money I spent. The produce this year is just incredible, from the berries and cherries to the greens and veggies that are overflowing everywhere. We’re still eating tidbits from … Read More

ShiraGrilled Corn, Tempeh + Summer Vegetable 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

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.

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

Recipe: Spectacular Sunshine Dressing & a Time of Testing

April 21, 2014

Hey friends! First of all, I have to acknowledge it’s been a little while. I hope you are all enjoying the spring in those parts where it’s arrived, and it’s still hard to believe here in the PNW that many areas of the globe are still covered in snow. Our front yard is now exploding with spring beauty, including a … Read More

ShiraRecipe: Spectacular Sunshine Dressing & a Time of Testing