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

Sweet Potato + Kale Green Curry with Tofu

February 18, 2016

Here in Vancouver it’s been raining non-stop for what really feels like weeks on end. There have been (thankfully) a few little breaks here and there, but the rain, it just keeps on coming! Big, juicy drops that make that dreadful drought last summer feel like a far away fairy tale (that we never want to tell again). It’s just that … Read More

ShiraSweet Potato + Kale Green Curry with Tofu

20 Minute Meal: Saucy Vegetable + Tofu Stir-Fry

October 26, 2015

Holla friends! Here’s a quick, vibrant, uber-healthful dinner for those nights when you just really need a no-brainer. Tasty, light, and fast. Try this once, and I swear you’ll be hooked – as really, it’s all about the sauce here. This almost-too-easy easy and crazy delicious sauce might just be the single most important thing I’ve been missing in my … Read More

Shira20 Minute Meal: Saucy Vegetable + Tofu Stir-Fry

10 Minute Meal: Butternut Squash Ramen Bowl with Rice Noodles, Tofu & Fresh Pea Shoots

February 19, 2014

When it comes to ramen, I don’t think there is a person in modern history without a connection or memory to warm noodles in a bowl and the comfort & subsequent memories they bring. I mean is there? For me and my siblings growing up, Mr. Noodles were a major treat, since while inexpensive and easy to make, my folks weren’t … Read More

Shira10 Minute Meal: Butternut Squash Ramen Bowl with Rice Noodles, Tofu & Fresh Pea Shoots

Sweet & Sour Tofu with Cashews, Veggies & Cilantro

November 11, 2013

When it comes to tofu, there is one thing my siblings and I had a lot of growing up, and that was my mom & dad’s famous tamari fried tofu in the ever-loved and very well used cast iron fry pan that got used I think more frequently than tooth brushes in our household. This is not to say that … Read More

ShiraSweet & Sour Tofu with Cashews, Veggies & Cilantro