{Recipes: Coconut and Meyer Lemon Love}

Hi all! I haven’t posted a recipe in over a week so thought I’d share a couple dessert recipes I made this past Easter weekend. My good friend and fellow blogger celebrated her birthday this past week. We both share a love for dark chocolate and coconut so I thought I’d make her a mini batch of … Continue reading

{Our Lake Louise Getaway and Apricot Hazelnut Coconut Energy Bars}

This past weekend, the boy treated me to a nice little getaway from the city with a stay out at the Chateau Lake Louise. I woke up early Saturday morning to get in my 25km training run before heading out on the road to the mountains. Lake Louise was beautifully snowy… The Chateau was where … Continue reading

{Holiday Recipe #3: Exotic Jam Thumbprints}

A popular cookie that makes its appearance during the holiday season is the classic thumbprint cookie. It’s basically a buttery shortbread cookie with an indented well in the centre that is typically filled with a jam.  This year, I’m adding my own twist by filling them with exotic flavoured jams and packaging them up in a … Continue reading

{Date night at Model Milk and THE best oatmeal cookies yet}

Hello all! I was looking back in my drafts folder and came across this restaurant review that I had been meaning to put up awhile ago and totally forgot about. (I know..slacker..). So without further adieu.. For date night a few weeks ago, me and the boy decided to check out the hip and new hot … Continue reading

{Dining in: Duo of salads and C&G’s bamboo coconut rice pudding}

The warm weather has got me craving salads. Colourful ones with a variety of flavours and textures. And of course you gotta have some bacon there. Bacon makes everything taste better. I made these recipes up with what I bought at the market and had in the fridge, here’s what was in the mix: Broccoli florets (cooked … Continue reading