Apr 112014


I have been getting a lot of requests for slow cooker recipes lately – I can see why too! They are easy peasy, make the house smell marvellous, and they are DELICIOUS!

What’s not to love?!

I can’t take full credit for this recipe however, as it was inspired by my lovely receptionist Patty! She brought in this delicious concoction one day for lunch, and just the smell made my mouth water. I marched over to the staff kitchen from my office and begged for a bite!

This called this delicious concoction “Tagine” (or Tajine) – “a North African stew of spiced meat and vegetables prepared by slow cooking in a shallow earthenware cooking dish with a tall, conical lid.” (thanks wikipedia). I believe it’s named after the actual dish it is cooked in… called a Tagine.

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Apr 032014
Venice Beach & Lots of Yummy Eats!

Last week the hubby and I took off to LA for a little week away! It was fantastic, but went by way too quickly! Oh vacations, why do you always seem to be on a totally different time continuum?! It’s like the minutes go by twice as fast I swear! While we were away we [keep reading...]

Mar 282014
Healthy Hazelnut Hemp Protein Bars (GF & Vegan!)

Healthy…Hazelnut…Hemp….oh and CHOCOLATE?! Yep, I thought you’d like that combo… Check out my guest post over at North Coast Naturals today! …and, enter the GIVEAWAY for some fantastic North Coast Naturals products!   ENTER THE GIVEAWAY HERE   Christal Nutritionist in the Kitch