Recipes by Kristin Riley

Month: May 2016

Kris Life & Style: Beautycounter

Kris Life & Style: Beautycounter

Safer skincare? Is there such a thing? I seriously had given up looking. I love using skincare and cosmetics, and had accepted that cosmetics, along with my wine and gin were to be my lifelong vices. Ok I may have a few more than that, […]

Kris Eats Out: Chosabi Winnipeg

Kris Eats Out: Chosabi Winnipeg

I have a special category reserved for my most favourite restaurants. It’s the “happy food” category. You know, the kind of food, once eaten just makes you smile and feel good. Not a lot of places make it into this category, but Chosabi in the […]

Slow Cooker Balsamic Beef Roast

Slow Cooker Balsamic Beef Roast

My favourite “roast” beef slow cooker recipe. Those of you who know me, know that I’m not a huge fan of the slow cooker. With a few exceptions, I like to use it for pulled pork and this dish. This gets rave reviews from my […]

How to make Borscht using your Vitamix

How to make Borscht using your Vitamix

Since purchasing a Vitamix last month, I’ve had some fun converting some of my favourite soup recipes into Vitamix creations. Using a Vitamix not only helps speed along my prep time, but its been key in incorporating even more vegetables into my family’s diet. Enter […]

Iced Turmeric Maca Smoothie

Iced Turmeric Maca Smoothie

This is so good for you and good tasting. Turmeric is known for having anti-inflammatory properties. Maca is rich in Vitamin B, C, and E, and is great for balancing hormones, boosting energy and is great for overall health. Add some nuts, protein powder and […]