Lettuce

I'm a Canadian mother of two with a passion for food and cooking. I'm increasingly discovering that delicious food can also be healthy! So, I am sharing my favourite recipes with like-minded home cooks. Along the way, I'll also be writing about food-related topics such as gadgets, books and television. Let the culinary adventures begin!

coconut oil

Coconut Oil: Friend or Foe?

Many cultures have been using coconut oil for centuries, including the Tokelauans in the South Pacific whose diet is largely coconut-based. Despite their ample diet of…

gojiccino

Move Over Coffee, Gojiccino is Here!

What are Goji Berries? Goji berries, also known as wolfberries, have become popular as a “superfruit” in North America since the early 2000s. These…

Whole Foods Revolution

Wholesome Beginnings As I researched the beginnings of Whole Foods Market, what really struck me is how a single institution has been able to…

Brooklyn: Ramen Burgers & More

Hipsters like to hang out at fashionable coffee shops, indie rock shows, and hipster dance clubs. Do food shopping at stores like Whole Foods and…

Lovely Lettuce

“Lettuce is like conversation; it must be fresh and crisp, so sparkling that you scarcely notice the bitter in it” Given lettucemeat.com features lettuce in…

veggie balls

Veggie Meatballs

Here, I use the term “meatball” loosely! These veggie balls are, in fact, made with several ingredients you’ll likely have on hand from your…