{3.25 Weekend recap & Maple Brown Sugar Bacon Biscuits}

1/ Chive Manchego fries for Friday date night at Model Milk. 2/ Model Milk’s “The Burger” cooked medium rare with morel mushrooms and cheese curds. 3/ Post dinner treat at the newly opened Cafe Gravity in Inglewood. 4/ A steamy cup of creamy hot chocolate made with Papa Chocolat dark chocolate shavings. 5/ Saturday afternoon … Continue reading

{Weekend Recap & Recipes: Spicy Bacon Rosemary Caramel Corn & Gingerbread Cookies with Lemon Curd Buttercream}

6 things from this past weekend: 1/ Morning view from my new abode 2/ Front cover of the Valentine’s card from the boy (that sits on my night table) 3/ Indulging in some red vino at Meet (the lounge side of the popular vegetarian restaurant,┬áThe Coup) on date night 4/ Browsing antique shops on Saturday … 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

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

Happy Thanksgiving weekend all (to my fellow Canadians)!┬áHope 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

{Dining in: Homemade Chipotle Bacon Jam and Confetti Quinoa Salad}

Hey guys, Sorry I’ve been MIA from the blog. It was busy summer long weekend which involved a massive cleaning of the house and a wedding out-of-town. The past week has had us enjoying the hottest temperatures since…last summer! I attempted a 10km tempo run around 6:30pm tonight after work and within 15 minutes I … Continue reading