Lentils with Cracked Wheat and Garlic Kale

The first instalment of winter bowls. This is basically a means of sharing bowls I have been enjoying this winter, which are packed with flavour, warming and healthy. My approach to all my meals follows a simple formula: plant based protein, complex carbohydrate and vegetables (preferably greens). using this simple formula, I am able to... Continue Reading →

Squash Pancakes (Gluten Free)

I am queen of leftovers and making things new so I thought why not try and mix all my bits and bobs to make something tasty. It was towards the end of the year and I had some leftover roasted squash and a cup of oat flour left in my jar, so I thought to... Continue Reading →

Why the Canadian African not the Canadian Ghanaian

So yesterday on instagram, I commented on the fact that it is still 2018 and people refer to Africa as a monolith, from our food, to our culture, to our language and many more. This is especially a problem when "western" countries are referred to as their own country and not an entire continent. It... Continue Reading →

Basil Jollof Quinoa

If you have ever explored West African food, the word jollof rice comes up time and time again. You will quickly find yourself in a wormhole of people debating which country has the best Jollof Rice? Is the best jollof the Ghanaian jollof rice, packed with spices or the more simpler Nigerian jollof rice, which... Continue Reading →

Black Eye Peas Meatballs

Meatballs have always been a recipe that have eluded me. For some odd reason, every time I try and make them, they always end up way too dry or bland. So I have been hard at work trying to come up with a great meatball recipe. And knowing me, I need to add a Ghanaian... Continue Reading →

Vegan Toiletry Essentials

Since going vegan more than three years ago, I promised myself at the beginning of the year to try and fully embrace a natural journey by swapping out my conventional toiletries and skin care for more natural, and quite frankly affordable options. Honestly making this choice has been incredibly easy and also had some incredible... Continue Reading →

Tomato Basil Unfried Rice

Stir fry and fried rice are a great way to use up leftover vegetables and rice in the fridge! Lately, trying to cut down on my oil and salt intake, I have been experimenting with some of my favourite recipes and trying to make them a lot healthier. I have also been trying to incorporate... Continue Reading →

My Ghanaian Vegan Food Adventure

I was not planning on writing this blog post but seeing that I went back to my home country for the first time since going vegan, it is definitely important for me to reflect on such a unique experience for me. I do not know where to begin but I know that this is going... Continue Reading →

Vegan Foods You Can Bring on A Plane (US/CANADA/EUROPE)

Finding food while travelling as a vegan can be a source of anxiety for many vegans, especially when our journey involves a layover in another country and you are unaware of our options. Some planes too are terrible at accommodating vegan diets, I am looking at you British Airways. In anticipation of my trip to... Continue Reading →

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