Falafel as Frik

Holla folks. After a few weeks of barely having time to cook for myself ever, I finally picked a gloomy-ish day to stay in and spend the better half of the afternoon in my kitchen at home. After a brief disaster wherein I broke a jar of coconut oil then stepped on the glass like…

Vegan Ginger “Beef” is Bae.

Weirdly enough, we are kind of spoiled here in Alberta with vegan western-ized Chinese food. Even while in Vancouver last week with a ton of vegan options available to me, I still found myself pining for all of my favourites. One of my favourite places growing up in our small town happened to double as a Chinese…

Roasted Vegetable Skillet Lasagna! PASTA PUNX PREVAIL!

My obsession with my cast iron skillets continues! After a long week, I decided I would like to spend my Saturday evening in, alone, eating pasta. As one does. I had half a box of lasagna noodles in the back of the pantry just waiting to be enjoyed, but I haven’t had the patience lately for…

“I feel full after the risotto.”

TODAY I CAME HOME AND CHANGED IMMEDIATELY INTO MY FLEECE PYJAMAS AND THEN MADE RISOTTO FOR THE FIRST EVER TIME, AND NOW I AM CURLED UP EATING THE RISOTTO AND DRINKING THE REST OF THE CHEAP WINE THAT DOESN’T GO INTO THE RISOTTO. THEN I WATCHED THIS EPISODE OF SEINFELD BECAUSE IT IS TOO GOOD…

2015: The Summer of the Charcuterie ft. Sundried Tomato Dill Cheeseballs

Is it weird for a vegan to suddenly obsess and browse pages of artisanally crafted cheeseboards for her newfound charcuterie habit? Because I’m pretty positive that I want to eat charcuterie style for the rest of my life. Between spending hot summer days outside at the farmer’s markets, sweating in the kitchen, or just generally…