Monthly Archives: September 2010

Farmers’ markets

When it comes to getting fresh, local produce for less, it helps to think outside the box:  Outside the big box grocery store that is.  Judging by the weekend crowds at markets such as Atwater and Jean-Talon in Montreal, this … Continue reading

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BBQ Pinto burgers and spinach salad

It was another BBQ Pinto Burger night around the Vittles household.  These are a recipe from Good Good Things that I’ve blogged about before here.  This time served with a side salad of organic spinach, organic cherry tomatoes from les … Continue reading

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Welcome to my new home!

What do you think?  New season.  New look!  Just trying to spruce things up a bit and give new life to Thoughtful Vittles, formerly found here. Speaking of new season, fall is officially upon us and it is my favorite … Continue reading

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Squash and lentil leftovers soup

I’ve been away for a few days in the Eastern Townships and am only getting around to posting this now.  I had some leftovers I needed to clear out of the fridge at the end of last week and wondered … Continue reading

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Same old, same old… soy allergy?

Do you ever get yourself into a cooking rut?  Sticking to the same meals/recipes time and time again?  I seem to be in one these days.  I think its due to part crazyness that is the back-to-school season, part lack … Continue reading

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The Great Pumpkin Beer

You know its fall in Montreal when…. St. Ambroise brews up their Great Pumpkin Ale. A spicy blend of malt, wheat, hops, cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg, cloves and .. yes.. pumpkin. 

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Chickpea cutlets are da bomb!

Okay, okay, so I’m late to the party.  I wonder how many people have actually blogged these babies from Veganomicon already?  There’s a reason people rave about them.  Yes, in case you were still wondering, they ARE as good as … Continue reading

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