Peanut Butter Banana Bread

Peanut Butter Banana Bread

Perhaps I’m guilty of emotionally driven baking. Yeah, probably. I wanted to make him a special treat. This peanut butter banana bread is it.

Black Bean and Corn Salsa with Feta

Black Bean and Corn Salsa with Feta

Hey. I’m not above tortilla chips if it means my kids are eating black beans and vegetables without complaining.
The beans provide protein and the feta gives just enough tang to make it interesting.

Creamy Feta Dip #labourday eats

Creamy Feta Dip #labourday eats

…here a little something for that last long weekend of the summer. Maybe that last backyard BBQ. Share this with friends. This dip works with so many different “dip-ables” — fresh veggies, toasted pita wedges, breadsticks or cocktail shrimp — it will keep everyone happy.

Fava Bean Hummus (Bissara)

Fava Bean Hummus (Bissara)

A rich and creamy spread made from savoury fava beans flavoured with olive oil, lemon and cumin. Using frozen fava beans this app is easy and quick to make. Served with pitas or crispy flat bread.

Fresh Salad Wraps

Fresh Salad Wraps

For a mid-week dinner, if you have the veggies prepped ahead of time, they are actually very quick to make. And they are so versatile, you really don’t need a recipe. This is more of a technique. Fill them with any veg you want. You could fill them with leftovers even.

Fire-roasted Jalapeno Poppers

Fire-roasted Jalapeno Poppers

I have a confession to make. I love bar snacks. Jalapeno Poppers – deep-fried and cheese filled – are the best. I never order them, though. I just can’t. I just can’t let it happen. What would people think when I’d eat the whole platter?...
Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Protein Balls

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Protein Balls

Sometimes you just need a cookie when a cookie is the last thing you need. I made these little cookie protein bites because I needed a cookie. Well, that’s nothing new, I always need a cookie. But do you know what I mean? There are times when we think we need...
Lighter Guacamole

Lighter Guacamole

Surprisingly perfect guacamole. It’s lighter and creamy, and just everything you want guacamole to be.