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Quick Pickled Red Cabbage and Zucchini

I know, I know, I have not posted anything recent lately but I was away in the woods with no electricity and so I could not update you on all these amazing recipes I have come up with in the last weeks. ¬†The good news is that I wrote them all down! ūüôā ¬†So shall… Continue reading Quick Pickled Red Cabbage and Zucchini

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Beluga Lentils, Cauliflower and Chives Salad

A beautiful, simple and healthy salad that will make you feel good about eating lentils. ¬†These beautiful beluga lentils look like little caviar pearls and cooked properly, have just a little bite to them and keep their shape beautifully. ¬†I liked the contrast of the white cauliflower with the black lentils and the burst of… Continue reading Beluga Lentils, Cauliflower and Chives Salad

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Crouton Tomato Salad with Steak Spices

  This is not really a recipe but more like an idea for a quick salad. ¬†Tomatoes and steak spices is such a good combination that you cannot go wrong here. ¬†All you have to think is summer! ¬†Grab any fresh summer veggies you have on hand and put them together for a terrific lunch… Continue reading Crouton Tomato Salad with Steak Spices

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Brussels Sprouts and Bell Peppers Salad with Asian Twist

Even if you think you don’t like brussels sprouts, this salad will make you change your mind. ¬†Brussels sprouts are part of the cabbage family so instead of boiling, roasting or doing any kind of cooking to them, I decided to just let them be what they are and take full advantage of all the… Continue reading Brussels Sprouts and Bell Peppers Salad with Asian Twist

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Broccoli and Grape Salad with Yogourt Dressing or Christmas Salad

This salad is perfect to do over the weekend and eat it as a side all week since it will only get better as it sits.¬† It also makes a beautiful Christmas side dish with the green and red peeking through the snow blanket. ūüėČ I owe this salad to my friend M√©lanie who used… Continue reading Broccoli and Grape Salad with Yogourt Dressing or Christmas Salad

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Roasted Beets Salad

Beets are my kids favourite vegetable. ¬†I think if they could, they would eat it morning and night without skipping a day. ¬†This salad comes together quickly once your beets have been roasted and is also a great make ahead salad, just add the cilantro when you are ready to serve. Preheat the oven to… Continue reading Roasted Beets Salad

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Farro, Tomato and Cucumber Salad with Honey Vinaigrette

This is a refreshing salad that utilizes all those goodies from your garden. ¬†the farro brings it all together, carrying the flavour of the honey throughout and making it substantial enough to have it as a meal by adding some chickpeas or cheese to it. ¬†This would also make a terrific salad to bring to… Continue reading Farro, Tomato and Cucumber Salad with Honey Vinaigrette

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Black Quinoa Salad with Zucchinis, Cranberries and Pumpkin Seeds

I went on a junk food expedition last weekend while travelling and so this week is all about the vegetables and eating clean. ¬†This salad is perfect for just that. ¬†It’s filling enough that I won’t be hungry in just a few hours and is so delicious that I don’t even need an excuse for… Continue reading Black Quinoa Salad with Zucchinis, Cranberries and Pumpkin Seeds

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Cauliflower Couscous

On a warm summer day, when you are fed up of eating salad and cauliflower is cheap, it is time to switch it up and make couscous out of it.¬† Once you get the couscous done, the possibilities are endless! Keep your big batch plain so you can do different variations all week long without… Continue reading Cauliflower Couscous

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Tomato Salad

This is quick tomato salad that I use often to accompany steak and fish. ¬†It is at it’s best when it is serve room temperature. ¬†The idea of adding steak spices to the tomatoes was taken from Chuck Hughes cook book and it totally works! ¬†The pepper, garlic and salt brings out the sweetness of… Continue reading Tomato Salad