{Recipe: Double Chocolate Chunk Cookies with Maldon Salt}

As the weather warms up, I find myself craving the flavours of summer. I am loving the seasonal POG (passion fruit, orange and guava) sorbet at Village Ice Cream. You also can’t go wrong with their killer ice cream sandwiches which they stock in their take out freezer. Creamy vanilla bean for the boy and … Continue reading

{My love affair with Mast Brothers}

January is a time of year where we are all bombarded with headlines like “Juice cleanse your way to healthy!” or “New Year’s Detox” . Magazines and websites are all plastered with images of electric green coloured juices and diet plans that make me feel like I might chew my arm off after the first day. … Continue reading

{Recipe: Baked NYC’s Root Beer Chocolate Cake – Two Ways}

This past week me and the boy celebrated Thanksgiving with THREE turkey dinners in a row. This meant some extra time at the gym, clothing with some breathing room and plenty of baking in my kitchen. As I browsed through my notebook of “things to make”, I came across a recipe that had caught my … Continue reading

{Highlights of My Summer and Rose Raspberry Lychee Lemonade Bars}

My favourite beer and the latest issue of Bon Appetit in the sunshine is my idea of the perfect lazy Sunday. I made my first BBQ sauce from scratch. This bourbon brown sugar glaze on ribs was a huge hit with the fam. Latest obsession: smashed avocado with lime and chili flakes on flatbread toasted on the … Continue reading

{Earl Grey Chocolate Cakes w/ Lavender Caramel Ganache & Blackberries}

Hi everyone, Sorry for the prolonged absence from the blog. I’ve been in the midst of packing up/unpacking and getting settled into our new home. Moving is an absolute pain in the butt, but it’s a great way to sort and discard/donate clutter in my life. Which is especially important when you’re living in a … Continue reading