All Posts By

Kelsey

  • Entrees

    Beer Battered Tempeh Burger with Tempea

    Vegetarianism and Veganism have been a hot topic of late — especially in Vancouver. It seems everyone is going “plant based” for  various ethical, environmental and health reasons. And while at…

  • chive pesto pasta
    Entrees

    Chive Pesto Pasta

    I recently got to spend some quality time in Toronto with my older brother, Kyle, and his little family of three. They live just East of downtown Toronto in a sea of…

  • mother's day recipe guide
    Guides

    What to make your Mom for Mother’s Day

    We’re kind of obsessed with this time of year. The Cherry Blossoms are out, we can get away without wearing a jacket outside (sometimes), and we get to celebrate Moms! Our…

  • spiralized sweet potato salad
    Entrees Sides

    Spiralized Sweet Potato Corn Salad

    Spiralized veggies like sweet potatoes, zucchini and carrots are popping up everywhere this spring. You can even purchase them pre-packaged at your local grocery store now! I only suggest you do…

  • falafel grain bowl
    Appetizers Entrees

    Falafel Grain Bowl

    Falafels are much easier to make than expected. They don’t take much effort, but you DO have to plan ahead. If you take away one thing from this recipe it’s this…

  • Shopping for your kitchen
    Guides

    Introducing the YCEN Shop

    Hey everyone, we want to take a quick break from all the recipe sharing to let you in on something a little bit different. You may have noticed that we added a “Shop”…

  • the popeye smoothie spinach and avocado
    Breakfast

    The Popeye // Avocado and Spinach Smoothie

    I kind of don’t like green smoothies. I mean, they’re fine, but I’m not really excited to drink a kale/cucumber/ginger smoothie. Recently I decided to challenge myself to find the perfect…

  • valentine's day sugar cookies
    Desserts

    GALentine’s Day Sugar Cookies

    I’m the first to admit that I’m an impatient, and often sloppy, baker. I love baking, but I hate all the finicky stuff. Ugly baking tastes just as good as the…