Garlic Green Beans with Toasted Pine Nuts

This recipe really amplifies the taste of usually ordinary green beans. Tossed in freshly minced garlic, shallots, butter, and toasted pine nuts, these green beans will look elegant sitting on your Thanksgiving table. This recipe serves four but feel free to double or triple as required. Green Beans RECIPE Ingredients: approximately 30 green beans, washed 1 Tbsp. salted butter 2 Read More …

Stovetop Vegetarian Stuffing

I think most would agree that a Thanksgiving feast is just not complete without stuffing. With ingredients like Ace Bakery croutons, carrots, celery, onion, Granny Smith apple, sage, and walnuts, this all vegetarian, homemade stuffing not only looks great served alongside your main, it tastes great and is full of flavour too. This recipe easily feeds 4-5 people but feel Read More …

Honey-Glazed Baby Carrots

These honey-glazed baby carrots always make an appearance during Fall and today was the perfect day to make them for the first time this season. Rich, and buttery, they make a great vegetarian side dish to compliment your Thanksgiving meal. Although this recipe is a really simple one, the addition of quality ingredients like real butter, organic carrots, and raw Read More …

The Global Climate Strike

Inspiring, young activists such as Sweden’s Greta Thunberg, Canada’s Autumn Peltier , US’ Mari Copland, India’s Rhimida Pandey, Brazil’s Artemisa Xakriaba and many others are leading the fight against global climate change. Because of their activism hundreds of thousands of people around the world, including my kids went on strike today to demand emergency government action against climate change. Human Read More …