Japanese Burdock Rice \\\ Riz japonais à la bardane

(version française plus bas!)  The other day, I stumbled upon some burdock root at my favourite produce store. I was really curious to see it sold as a root vegetable, as I am more familiar with the dried root that I use in herbal tea blends. Well, the fresh root is delicious! It has aContinue reading “Japanese Burdock Rice \\\ Riz japonais à la bardane”

Vegan Nut Bread \\\ Pain de noix végan

(version française plus bas!) A few days ago, I mentioned that one of my friend came over and shared some recipes. One of the recipes she was really excited about was the nut bread from the blog My New Roots. After looking at it, I was convinced that I really did need to try itContinue reading “Vegan Nut Bread \\\ Pain de noix végan”

Christmas menu: Banh Pate So \\\ Menu de Noël: Banh Pate So

(Version française plus bas!) When I was a kid, my mom used to make Banh Pate So, the Vietnamese puff pastries, in huge batches. The smell of warm butter dough would fill our apartment, and I just couldn’t wait for them to be cooked. This Christmas, I really wanted to recreate my mom’s recipe, changingContinue reading “Christmas menu: Banh Pate So \\\ Menu de Noël: Banh Pate So”

Cauliflower fried rice \\ Riz frit de chou-fleur

(version française plus bas!) I love fried rice. I love it so much I usually end up eating two or three portions instead of one every time I cook fried rice. As you can imagine, this is not the healthiest of options and it doesn’t help make you feel light and comfortable. So, I hadContinue reading “Cauliflower fried rice \\ Riz frit de chou-fleur”

Super Simple Potato Crepe \\ Galette de pommes de terre

This recipe is actually my mom’s. It has become a staple in our house because we just love how it looks but also how simply delicious it is. Nothing fancy here, except for the incredible visual effect this potato crepe has. Harness your inner artist, and let’s arrange potatoes! Here is what you need: 6Continue reading “Super Simple Potato Crepe \\ Galette de pommes de terre”

Canning Tomatoes \\ Conserve de tomates

I had to spend last week away from home, and when I came back, I had a dozen tomatoes on my counter just on the verge of going bad. Well, when life gives you tomatoes, make canned tomatoes! This is a great tip if you have extra tomatoes lying around that you don’t want toContinue reading “Canning Tomatoes \\ Conserve de tomates”

Super simple 3 bean salad \\ Salade aux 3 haricots super simple

Since I have a ton of really soft and yummy beans all ready and cooked up, I thought I would make myself a quick, simple, delicious and nourishing 3 bean salad. This is so quick to prepare while being packed with protein and so filling. I’m giving you my favourite combination, but of course youContinue reading “Super simple 3 bean salad \\ Salade aux 3 haricots super simple”

Black Radish Chips \\ Croustilles de Radis Noirs

As some of you may know, we like to plant and grow some of our food. This summer will be forever remembered as the Black Radish Summer of 2016. It was our first time growing those, and well, they are very low maintenance and just grew, grew and grew! We are now left with aContinue reading “Black Radish Chips \\ Croustilles de Radis Noirs”

Simple Vegan Bolognese Pasta Sauce \\ Sauce Bolognese Végane

One of my favourite story featuring my amazing boyfriend is that he almost ate only Bolognese pasta when he visited Italy with his family as a kid. Needless to say, it’s one of his favourite things, and I have been experimenting with different pasta sauces that would measure up to the real thing. This isContinue reading “Simple Vegan Bolognese Pasta Sauce \\ Sauce Bolognese Végane”

Protein-packed Brownies \\ Brownies Protéinés

I love chocolate. I could live off of chocolate… probably. One of my favourite thing to do is add cocoa powder to my morning oatmeal. It feels like a treat, while still being healthy and delicious. Now these brownies are the same way! They are delicious but so guilt-free: oil-free, sugar-free, gluten-free and full ofContinue reading “Protein-packed Brownies \\ Brownies Protéinés”