Posts Tagged ‘butternut squash’

Red Rice and Curry

Vegan Butternut Squash Curry from Healthy Nibbles

Vegan Butternut Squash Curry from Healthy Nibbles

As we head into March in a February deep freeze let’s talk curry. This is the time of year when we want comfort food but we really need our veggies. Our favourite way to address this issue is with a slew of curry dishes. Continue »



A Toronto Thanksgiving Roundup

 

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It’s Thanksgiving weekend! Whether or not you are planning a traditional family feast featuring turkey and all the trimmings, or are opting for a vegetarian or vegan repast, or just looking for something to do by yourself, a lot of planning goes into this autumnal celebration, and today we thought we’d so a little round-up of ideas to help you get the most out of the holiday. Continue »



Vegan Butternut Brownies

 

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Taking a stroll through the Fiesta Farms Garden Centre the other day and looking at the beautiful displays of so many varieties of pumpkins and squash reminded me that it’s been two years since the publication of The Everyday Squash Cook, and with that came a deep hankering for one of the most requested recipes from it, Butternut Brownies. Truth be told, my husband and I make these brownies quite often, for ourselves and friends and families who don’t really have the time to make them, and recently we have been making batches of vegan brownies as well for our vegan friends. Continue »



The Greatest Soup Ever Made (I Can’t Believe It’s Vegan!)

keep it simple and be rewarded with a complex, delicious soup

Don’t let the word vegan scare you, this soup is quick, hearty and healthy, ridiculously easy and delicious. It definitely falls under the “less is more” category. You don’t even have to roast or peel the squash. That’s right! Leave the peel on, its delicious and cooks up silkily. Don’t get skeptical, Jamie Oliver leaves the skin on too. It’s true! Continue »