Healthy spiced clove and orange oat cookies

Healthy spiced clove and orange oat cookies

As summer gracefully transitions into the next season, there’s a distinct change in the air. This shift is a great time to embrace new beginnings and relish the richness of nature’s cycle. What better way to celebrate this change than with a batch of...
Miso Mushroom Melt with Umeboshi Mayonnaise

Miso Mushroom Melt with Umeboshi Mayonnaise

Welcome to our culinary adventure where we fuse the rich umami flavours of Japanese cuisine with the comfort of a classic sandwich. This recipe marries the earthy goodness of mushrooms with the deep umami taste of miso, complemented by the tangy kick of Umeboshi plum...
Veggie & Split Pea Salad with Citrus-Mint Vinaigrette

Veggie & Split Pea Salad with Citrus-Mint Vinaigrette

It’s time to farewell the vibrant colours and flavours of summer. And it’s time to say hello to our Warm Veggie and Green Split Pea Salad with Citrus-Mint Vinaigrette – a symphony of wholesome ingredients that will tantalize your taste buds and leave you...
Vegan Cheese Crackers

Vegan Cheese Crackers

Welcome back, health enthusiasts, to the fourth week of our Wellness Month journey! As we savour these last few days, let’s indulge our taste buds with a snack that’s not just delicious but also nourishing—vegan cheese crackers! Best of all, these crackers...
Matcha Marvel Smoothie

Matcha Marvel Smoothie

Welcome to the third week of Wellness month. To maintain a healthy lifestyle, we need to focus on our daily nutrition, but make it easy and delicious. One meal that seamlessly merges health benefits with delicious taste is the Matcha Marvel Smoothie. This smoothie not...
Cannellini Bean & Quinoa Patties

Cannellini Bean & Quinoa Patties

As we embrace the second week of Wellness Month, what better way to nourish your body and tantalize your taste buds than with a delicious Cannellini Bean and Quinoa Patties recipe! Packed with plant-based goodness and an array of flavours, these patties are a...
Almond Peach Smoothie Bowl with Alfalfa Powder

Almond Peach Smoothie Bowl with Alfalfa Powder

Welcome to the Manly Food Co-op’s Wellness Month! We’re kicking off this month-long celebration of health and vitality with a bang, presenting a recipe that will revolutionize your morning routine. Say hello to our Almond Peach Smoothie Bowl with Alfalfa...
Zucchini & Broccoli Fritters with Tahini Yogurt Sauce

Zucchini & Broccoli Fritters with Tahini Yogurt Sauce

Looking to add more veggies to your meals? Try these delicious, veggie packed fritters! This recipe is a versatile delight, perfect for a tasty starter, brunch, a light lunch, or a refreshing snack on a warm day. The fritters feature a blend of zucchini, finely...
We heart hemp seeds

We heart hemp seeds

Do you know much about hemp seeds? You’ve probably heard of the environmental benefits of hemp when used for clothing and textiles, and maybe even the concrete replacement hempcrete, but did you also know that hemp seeds are a nutritional powerhouse?  Long...
Winter Immunity Talk

Winter Immunity Talk

Mel and Fabi have kindly agreed to share one of their recipes. Natural Cough Syrup Half onion cut into small pieces Raw local honey Glass container (jam size) Place the onion pieces into the glass container and add the honey until it covers the pieces of onion...
Going Crazy About Dates (and Apples)

Going Crazy About Dates (and Apples)

By Nanci Katra   Dates can get a pretty bad wrap due to their high sugar content, but these nature given fruits are packed full of nutrients, and when portion is controlled to 1-2, they can be amazing for you. Dates contain: Iron Fibre Magnesium Potassium...
The Health Benefits of Resistant Starch

The Health Benefits of Resistant Starch

by Nanci Katra Happy New Year, wonderful people! Now that the festivities are over, many of us are focusing on getting ‘back on track’. I’m not a fan of shotgun detox diets or short term fixes, as I believe that, like with most other things in life, nothing really...