Sweet Potato and Chickpea Curry

Sweet Potato and Chickpea Curry

A quick and easy vegetarian family meal, this Sweet Potato and Chickpea Curry is ready in about 35 minutes. Serve with Naan for a simple, one-pot meal.

Easy Red Lentil Soup

Easy Red Lentil Soup

Guys, I’m going to be straight with you here. As much as I love my slow-cooker, most days I am just not together enough at 7am to execute a slow-cooker recipe properly. Nor am I disciplined enough to get such a thing started sometime between dinner clean up and...
Lemony Split Pea and Kale Soup

Lemony Split Pea and Kale Soup

A simple vegan soup Split Peas, Kale and all the vegetables you find as you clean out the crisper – and lemon. Lots of lemon.

Slow Cooker Sweet Potato Chili

  This is a sweet vegetarian chili with curry flavours.  The brown sugar adds the right about of sweetness to complement the cinnamon and spices. Adapted from WeightWatcher “Slow Good” cookbook Slow Cooker Sweet Potato Chili Ingredients: 2 leeks,...

Lentil Soup with Brown Rice

Happiness on a rainy and cold Saturday is making a big pot of vegan soup. I’ve slightly adapted this recipe for Lentil Soup with Brown Rice from a similar recipe found in the  The Mediterranean Vegan Kitchen, by Donna Klein. Another one of those books that lives...

Fresh Tomato and White Bean Pasta

We have tomatoes! This Fresh Tomato and White Bean Pasta is just the perfect home for those first ripe garden (or patio) tomatoes. I used both Romas (can’t believe they are ready now) and these tiny yellow teardrops. This is a super quick dinner, sauce is done...

Chickpea Ragout over Polenta

This Chickpea Ragout over Polenta is surprisingly good. Served it over mashed potatoes or even pasta if you don’t have polenta.. This is a make-ahead meal and actually tastes better after it has been in the freezer for a while.  I made this and was...

Succotash with Barley and Green Chilies

  I served this Southwestern Succotash with Barley at the first bbq of the summer / spring…  I’m not sure because it is March and we should not be eating outside just yet.  Knowing that there would be bbq’d seafood and steak, I quickly...