Healthy Recipes

Green Pea Falafel Bowl

One of the first recipes we posted on the blog was baked herb & pistachio falafels. That was back in the days when we didn’t have three monsters tearing down the house. When I still had an old-fashioned job. And when baking a falafel instead of deep-frying it felt like a fresh new idea. Elsa once asked me […]

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Breakfast Buckwheat Florentines

“Done is better than perfect.” I can’t tell you how many times I repeat this to myself on a daily basis, as a sort of mantra to soothe and convince the perfectionist inside me to just follow through. To just put it out there. I almost pushed “publish” on this blog post yesterday afternoon, but […]

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FINDING CHURCH IN THE WILD

Glacier National Park is the place where I realized that I am not an atheist. It’s the place where I have most viscerally tapped into a sense of a greater power, of scale, time, vastness, and the humble truth of my own smallness. I spent my first trip there with a wide-open mouth, listening to this […]

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Chickpea Fattoush Nourish Bowl

This chickpea fattoush nourish bowl was created in partnership with Village Farms. All opinions are our own. Alex and I were born in the 1980’s; we were those 8-year-olds who planted trees for Earth Day and worried about alternative fuel sources. But it wasn’t until adulthood that we realized that the food we eat can […]

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Swirled Mousse Jars + US book events

So, David and I had a full evening without the kids last weekend (we still had the baby to look after but that is basically like holiday for us). Our grand plan was to go out for dinner at a busy Swedish/Japanese restaurant which we haven’t been to for years. Then rent a proper Hollywood movie and watch it in the couch […]