adventures of cooking something new each week

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Week 27: Sweet Potato Avocado Tacos

Week 27: Sweet Potato Avocado Tacos

While it’s no secret that I love cooking elaborate meals, busy adult life doesn’t leave as much time for that as I’d like. I’m continuing to try to find a middle ground for fast, easy, healthy, fresh home-cooked weeknight meals. These tacos appealed to me […]

Week 7: Roasted Sweet Potato, Pear & Pomegranate Spinach Salad

Week 7: Roasted Sweet Potato, Pear & Pomegranate Spinach Salad

You know the saying “you don’t make friends with salad”? I beg to differ. February has been indulgent; from Superbowl to Valentine’s Day (hello molten chocolate lava cakes) to this Family Day long weekend, but it’s all about balance, am I right? Time to try […]

Week 3: Sweet Potato Gnocchi

Week 3: Sweet Potato Gnocchi

The first time I had gnocchi was when I worked at an Italian restaurant in Halifax, and I was blown away by these pillows of pasta perfection. How had I been missing out on these my whole life?! Unfortunately for me, my expectations were set […]