{Recipe: Scandinavian-Style Vanilla Bean Rum Pancakes w/ Salted Butter Caramel Apple Sauce}

If I had to pick my favourite meal of the day, it would be brunch. On the weekends, I find myself thinking about what I’m going to have in the morning the night before…Is that weird? I’ve been having craving pancakes lately and stumbled upon a recipe from one of my readers for an oven baked … Continue reading

{Celebrating Apple Month with BC Tree Fruits and Home Tasting Room}

Earlier this month, me and the boy spent an evening alongside other local food bloggers and media at Home Tasting Room on Stephen Avenue for a night of apple themed beverages and appetizers hosted by BC Tree Fruits in celebration of Apple Month. We were welcomed at the door with one of these delicious Cinnamon Apple Cocktails. The … Continue reading

{Savoury Recipe: Smoky Chipotle Bacon Jam Appetizers}

Hello everyone, hope you all had a wonderful holiday! Now that Christmas is over, I thought I’d share a savoury recipe idea for New Years Eve or your next get together that involves one of my favourite recipes of 2011, my homemade chipotle bacon jam. I posted this recipe a while back and it has … Continue reading

{Holiday Recipe #5: Creamy Butternut Squash Apple Soup and Vanilla Bean Cheesecake}

This year, my company is participating in a Adopt-A-Family for Christmas Program by helping out a less fortunate family who wouldn’t have been able to afford to celebrate in a way most of us take for granted  (with a Christmas tree, gifts and a festive dinner). It’s a family of five including a mom, a dad … Continue reading

{Apple Double Smoked Bacon Rosemary Scones and Cherry Tomato Vanilla Bean Jam + Giveaway Winner}

Happy Thanksgiving weekend all (to my fellow Canadians)! Hope you all enjoyed time with family and friends and indulging in lots of delicious eats. For the first time this year, instead of having Thanksgiving dinner, we are celebrating with two brunches with our families. Yesterday, we all headed out-of-town to Priddis for a bountiful meal at … Continue reading