Posted in February 2013

Soy Salmon with Coconut Quinoa

Soy Salmon with Coconut Quinoa

I had originally planned this meal for Sunday however we ate it tonight…Wednesday. I think that I should change my meal plan so that rather than having the meals listed on the days, I have a list of meals for the week that can be cooked whatever day I want. For some reason having the … Continue reading

Meal Plan February 24 – March 2

I just got back from Vancouver early this morning after a gruesome delay at the Calgary airport. This was my first trip to Vancouver as an adult…unfortunately the weather was the pits but I got to know a new coworker better which was nice. I also had my first experience at a whole foods market! … Continue reading

Toilet Strike

Toilet Strike

Matt Damon announces in a mock press conference that he will not go to the bathroom until everyone has access to clean water. Check it out here: strikewithme.org For twenty five dollars you can give someone clean water for life…I made a donation. Will you please join me in giving a gift that can save … Continue reading

Bulgur Wheat “Meat”

Bulgur Wheat “Meat”

Ah….fake meat post here we come. I have never been a huge fan of tofu, tempeh while I’ve tried and tried to love it…I don’t really, I have yet to sample seitan so we will see perhaps it is in my future. In the meantime I have been looking in to various meat substitutes. Beans … Continue reading

Nut and Seed Bars

Nut and Seed Bars

I really like Taste of Nature bars. They are so good and as far as nut bars go are fairly inexpensive compared to other brands. I got to thinking that I could likely make my own bars and have them taste just as good for less. Here’s my version of a seed and nut bar. … Continue reading

Coconut Curry Tempeh/ Chicken

Coconut Curry Tempeh/ Chicken

So I wasn’t going to post this recipe because the picture is very low quality- combine a steaming plate, hungry kids and hubby, tired mama and you get some rather crummy blog photos. Now the recipe was awesome and enjoyed by the whole family so here it is…crummy photo and all. Heat a frying pan … Continue reading

Tomato Pasta Sauce

Tomato Pasta Sauce

Hubby (only somewhat reluctantly) and I have been moving towards eating less and less meat. We’ve drawn a compromise where I will cook meat for him three days a week and he will eat meatless with the rest of us for the remainder of the week. Working again has put a serious dent in my … Continue reading