Category Archives: Salad

Catalan Couscous Salad

I’ve been hooked on Catalan Couscous Salad since I first found it in Appetite for Reduction: Fast and Filling Low-Fat Vegan Meals. This awesome cookbook features lots of healthy, low-fat, low-cal vegan recipes.  I love it because unlike other vegan … Continue reading

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Lunch in Minutes: Fresh Southwest Quinoa

Once again I was checking out 101 Cookbooks, and I stumbled across an old recipe for Heather’s Quinoa.  It looked like it would pack up nicely for a week of lunches at work, but I was concerned about the flavour … Continue reading

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Greek Dinner

To me, a simple Greek dinner is perfect all year round, but especially in the summer months.  Just check it out- Greek salad, hummus, tzatziki and pita bread are all no-fuss, no-cook foods that combine to make a delicious, easy … Continue reading

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How to Become a Salad Lover

I have a terrible confession.  I became a vegetarian because I didn’t like meat.  Unfortunately, at the time, I also didn’t like fruit or vegetables.  I liked bread.  And pasta.  And potatoes.  And ice cream.  And that diet sustained me … Continue reading

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My Way: Lime & Peanut Coleslaw From 101 Cookbooks

I’ve been sick for the past week or two and haven’t eaten too well (or cooked anything interesting), so I thought it was time to eat some veggies!  I found a recipe on 101 Cookbooks for Lime & Peanut Coleslaw, … Continue reading

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Recipe Review: Whole Wheat Couscous with Lemon, Peas and Chives

Looking for another pantry-cleaning recipe, I was looking around The Kitchn and found a link to a recipe from Bon Appetit.  Whole Wheat Couscous with Lemon, Peas and Chives contained lots of things I already had around the house; in … Continue reading

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Vegetable, Grain and Bean Bowls

One of my defining culinary traits is the fact that I pack a week’s worth of lunches every Sunday.  I don’t mind eating the same thing for five days straight- as long as it’s yummy!  When I plan out my … Continue reading

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