Category Archives: Recipes

Vegetarian Cookbook Preview

I want to make a little cookbook to use at home, so that all our everyday recipes are in one spot. I started by typing up all the recipes I make often. Then I incorporated my own notes and fixes so they

Vegetarian Cookbook Preview

I want to make a little cookbook to use at home, so that all our everyday recipes are in one spot. I started by typing up all the recipes I make often. Then I incorporated my own notes and fixes so they

Recipe Re-Org

I’ve been collecting recipes on bits of paper forever – well, since 1987, and that is before some of my readers were born! You would think I’d have a system, but I don’t. They sit in a manila file folder which grows thicker

Recipe Re-Org

I’ve been collecting recipes on bits of paper forever – well, since 1987, and that is before some of my readers were born! You would think I’d have a system, but I don’t. They sit in a manila file folder which grows thicker

What I Liked About August

Lots to like and only a little not to – as usual! In brief, the not-so-good: My neighbour put up a chain link fence to keep her dogs in her yard. That’s OK – but then she moved out a

What I Liked About August

Lots to like and only a little not to – as usual! In brief, the not-so-good: My neighbour put up a chain link fence to keep her dogs in her yard. That’s OK – but then she moved out a

Chopped Salad

I have a Favourite Salad which I make all the time. This year I’ve been switching it up a bit. Here in Nova Scotia, our growing season is short and late. Cucumbers are just coming on stream, and this year’s

Chopped Salad

I have a Favourite Salad which I make all the time. This year I’ve been switching it up a bit. Here in Nova Scotia, our growing season is short and late. Cucumbers are just coming on stream, and this year’s

My Favourite Salad

It’s coming to the end of fresh salad season where I live. The weather will cool off and all the lettuce and greens will soon be imported again. The grocery store is giving away free romaine with every order. Hmm,

My Favourite Salad

It’s coming to the end of fresh salad season where I live. The weather will cool off and all the lettuce and greens will soon be imported again. The grocery store is giving away free romaine with every order. Hmm,

Lazy Vegetarian Meals for Menu Plan Burnout

I make menu plans a month at a time and I stick to them quite closely. But deviations creep in, and they are predictable! At the very end of the month, after weeks of “compliance,” I just get lazy. Usually

Lazy Vegetarian Meals for Menu Plan Burnout

I make menu plans a month at a time and I stick to them quite closely. But deviations creep in, and they are predictable! At the very end of the month, after weeks of “compliance,” I just get lazy. Usually

Recipe: Lentil Stuffed Peppers

This is the perfect time to make stuffed peppers where I live, because green bell peppers and tomatoes are currently 97 cents a pound  and a 630 ml can or jar of tomato sauce is also on sale for 97

Recipe: Lentil Stuffed Peppers

This is the perfect time to make stuffed peppers where I live, because green bell peppers and tomatoes are currently 97 cents a pound  and a 630 ml can or jar of tomato sauce is also on sale for 97