Tag Archives: Quick Healthy Meals

Greek Chickpea Arugula Salad

Hearty, protein-rich chickpeas combined with the rich, peppery flavour of arugula, tangy feta, sweet cherry tomatoes, and dressed with a tangy lemon-dill vinaigrette. This light and healthy Greek Chickpea Arugula Salad is the perfect transition recipe from winter to spring! For so many of us, winter has been far too long and cold this year – …

Mediterranean Calamari Risotto

This easy and quick Mediterranean calamari risotto is perfect for today’s busy cook! Packed with traditional Mediterranean flavours like cherry tomatoes, black olives, fresh parsley, extra virgin olive oil, and of course fresh calamari. This unconventional seafood risotto is just as delicious as traditionally prepared risotto, except for the fact that it is quicker and …

Vegan Pesto Soup with Zucchini and Potato

This healthy 6-ingredient vegan pesto soup with zucchini and potato is the perfect antidote for the cold weather blues. One bowl of this rich and creamy soup will have you feeling all warm and fuzzy. Add this wholesome recipe to your New Year detox regime! My mission to get my kids to eat more veggies …

Homemade Chickpea Falafels

Healthy homemade chickpea falafels are a delicious and easy way to bring all the flavours of authentic Middle Eastern cuisine to your dinner table. Falafels are always a crowd-pleaser and they lend well to vegan and non-vegan diets. Prepare these vegan patties in advance and serve at a diner party or as a quick weeknight …

Potato Saffron Frittata

Breakfast, lunch, or dinner, frittatas are always the answer to a quick and healthy meal option, and this healthy potato saffron frittata is no exception. There are few foods that you can eat any time of the day, frittata being one of them. They’re so easy to throw together – essentially all you need are …

Healthy Greek Quinoa Salad

Get all the flavours of a traditional Greek salad with the addition of a protein-packed gluten-free grain in this healthy Greek quinoa salad. If you’ve been following this Blog for a while the you’ll know about my love affair with quinoa. One taste of this wholesome gluten-free grain was all it took to fall head …

Curried Cauliflower Rice Bowl

Who say’s eating healthy has to be boring? Nutty brown rice, roasted curried-spiced cauliflower, sautéed onions and carrots, a dollop of coconut oil and a sprinkle of dill come together in this wholesome and filling curried cauliflower rice bowl. For the past few years I am been delving more and more into vegetarian cuisine, and …

Salmon Quinoa Salad with Lemon Caper Vinaigrette

This light and refreshing salmon quinoa salad with lemon caper vinaigrette is packed with protein and heart-healthy superfoods that will leave you feeling satisfied and wanting more! Summers in Sardinia are hot, and consequently the oven rarely gets turned on. Fresh salads are an integral part to summer fare, but since they are prepared so …

Pasta With Pancetta and Tomato Sauce

Pasta with pancetta and tomato sauce, traditionally known as pasta all’Amatriciana, is a quick and super simple pasta dish to prepare for the family. The sauce is one of the easiest to prepare since it only requires a few ingredients. This is a rustic Italian classic that the family is sure to love. This popular …