Vegetarian Wrap with Provolone and Roasted Red Pepper Hummus

Last weekend was my daughter's college graduation party. The weather was beautiful, the vegetarian menu was delectible, and time visiting with family and friends was priceless :) ...more

How to build a healthy meal-sized salad, plus a vegetarian chef’s salad recipe {Meatless Monday}

Elaine: “Can I have a big salad?”Waitress: “A big salad?”E: “It’s a salad, only bigger, with lots of stuff in it.”W: “I can bring you two small salads.”E: “Could you put it in a big bowl?”W: “We don’t have big bowls.”E: “All right, just get me a cup of decaf.”...more

Meatless Monday No. 15 - A New Cookbook

Yesterday, after treating myself to a solitary brunch at Starbucks (my favourite Bacon & Gouda Breakfast Sandwich accompanied by a piping hot Caffè Americano), I wandered over to the cookbook section of the adjacent Chapters, birthday gift card in hand, on a quest for an inspirational cookbook to simplif ...more

Meatless Monday- Collard Green Gumbo

http://dariuscooks.com/collard-green-gumbo/ ...more

Meatless Monday No. 14 - Veggie Frittata (sort of)

You know, at the risk of stating the obvious, there are a lot of recipes on the internet. A LOT. And, as I am still a fairly inexperienced cook, I find myself just a tad overwhelmed each week when I go to search for something to inspire me for Meatless Monday. I mean, out of all of the multitudes of choices available, how do I even begin to decide which one to try? ...more

Meatless Monday No. 13 - Post-Oscars Cop-out

Between the broadcast of the 2014 Academy Awards and brand new episodes of two of our favourite shows (The Walking Dead followed by Talking Dead), Peter and I were certainly spoiled for choice in terms of TV-viewing last night. ...more

Greek Chopped Salad

Greek Chopped SaladThis grain salad is full of crisp veggies, speckled with salty feta and olives and tossed in a bright lemon dressing.  Click to view Greek Chopped Salad Recipehttp://www.thesensuist.com/Greek_Chopped_Salad.html...more

Meatless Monday No. 12 - Portobello Mushroom Burgers & Crispy Sweet Potato Fries

Well, I did it... as promised, I restarted my Meatless Monday experiment and cooked dinner for Peter and I tonight. ...more

Meatless Monday - Take Two

Not sure if anyone happened to notice, but (whispers) I didn't restart my Meatless Monday experiment in January like I'd said I would. And now (further whispers) it's more than halfway through February, and I STILL haven't managed to get back on the ...more
melanie jean juneau That's the nice thing about personal blogs - you can write about whatever ...more