Topic:  Recipes

9 posts

Arabian Lentil and Rice Soup

From one of my favourite chefs and cookbooks, Isa Chandra Moskowitz’s Appetite for Reduction INGREDIENTS: 2 teaspoons olive oil 2 medium onion, minced 6 cloves garlic, minced 1 tablespoon cumin, ground 1 teaspoon coriander, ground Several pinches of freshly ground black pepper 1 ½ cups small-diced carrots 1 cup dried […]

Shredded Kale Salad

This is the most simple, and most delicious kale salad. I have even had kale nay-sayers ask for more! Ingredients:
 For the salad & dressing: 2 medium bunches destemmed Lacinato/dinosaur kale, finely chopped (8 cups chopped) 2 large garlic cloves 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice (from 1 lemon) 
3-4 tablespoons […]

Cauliflower Pesto Soup

This beautiful soup is inspired by one of my favourite compassionate cooks, Isa Chandra Moskowitz.  From her book, Appetite for Reduction.  It’s also Thermomix friendly. Enjoy! INGREDIENTS: 1 tsp olive oil 4 cloves of garlic 1 leek 1 head cauliflower (about 500gms), leaves removed 3-4 cups vegetable broth 1/2 tsp […]

Summer Lovin’ Curried Corn & Veggie Chowder

I love, love, love this recipe.  From one of my favourite cookbooks by Isa Chandra Moskowitz, Appetite For Reduction, this recipe is super easy and absolutely delicious. Serves 4   –    45 Minutes to prepare INGREDIENTS: 1 tsp oil (coconut, olive oil) 1 cup shallots or onion, finely chopped 1 red […]

Flu Fighter Tea

I’m not sure what is happening in your neighbourhood this morning, but it’s raining and cold in mine. And with the sniffling I heard from my children this morning, I think it’s time to whip up my special cold fighting tea to knock it on its head before it develops […]

Heaven in a Bowl

After my Yin yoga class today, with beautiful Lisa Allwell at The Habitat Space, I was feeling pretty hungry for something substantial, something carby. I’m really trying to avoid bread, so tried to think of something that would be satisfying, filling and nutritious, so I threw this little bowl together.  […]

Coconut Chia Seed Pudding

This Loving Earth recipe is absolutely delicious and the easiest thing to make. Mix it all together, pop in the fridge overnight, and voila!… magic pudding! Less sweetener and you have a great breakfast or snack.  More sweetener with some fruit and toasted coconut and it’s a beautiful dessert to […]