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

Vegan Mushroom Barley Pilaf with Roasted Squash & Rosemary

January 7, 2014

There’s a lot to be said for the the words we use and the power they wield every time we open our mouths to speak. I’ve a friend who reminds me of this almost every time we see each other, as he catches me in a way that no one else really does. Sure, we all say things we wish … Read More

ShiraVegan Mushroom Barley Pilaf with Roasted Squash & Rosemary

Cabbage Bowls with Raw Veggie Noodles & Almond Ginger Sauce

January 2, 2014

Hey beauties, happy New Year to you all! How is everyone, what with a whole brand new year set out before you? I see them out there, the articles & posts & TV spots about resolutions and how fewer folks out there are making them, and while part of me just tunes it all out, to try to silence the … Read More

ShiraCabbage Bowls with Raw Veggie Noodles & Almond Ginger Sauce

Summer Chickpea Kale Salad with Feta, Olives & Basil

August 23, 2013

Hey all! Hoping everyone had a great week! Today’s post is a quickie as I head off to a day of discussion, sharing, driving & fun with a big group of my co-workers somewhere deep, deep in the woods where cell phones don’t work. Yup, it’s time for our annual team building retreat weekend in the BC Wilderness where the … Read More

ShiraSummer Chickpea Kale Salad with Feta, Olives & Basil

Re-Set Recipe: Gentle Sweet Potato Veggie Bowl

March 14, 2013

Hey all! I hope you guys have all had a fabulous week! Here we are preparing for the kids to break from school and gearing up for an upcoming holiday. Yup, pinch me, we head to Hawaii in just over a week! We are beyond excited to join our best friends on the Big Island for some good beach time … Read More

ShiraRe-Set Recipe: Gentle Sweet Potato Veggie Bowl