{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: Roasted Beet Potato Bacon Soup and an Anything Goes Oatmeal Cookie}

TGIF everyone and happy long weekend too, woo hoo! It’s only 9 days and counting till my Calgary Half Marathon and I’m getting a bit nervous as I haven’t gotten in as many long distance trainings runs in the past month as I would have liked. Why is it the one day a week I plan … Continue reading

{Dining in: Balsamic Onion Marmalade and one of my favourite cookie recipes}

Yesterday I had the most glorious walk home after the gym.. The sky was still bright, the air was fresh and temperatures that only required you to wear a light sweater. What a nice welcome change from our super snowy sub -30C temps we’ve become so accustomed to this past winter. I can only hope … Continue reading

{Recipes: Changing up breakfast to keep it interesting}

If you asked me what my favourite meal of the day was, it would hands down be breakfast. The thought of thick cut challah french toast with a pat of melted butter and maple syrup or crispy and light Belgian waffles covered in warm fruit compote and freshly whipped cream makes my stomach grumble uncontrollably with … Continue reading

{Dining in: Pumpkin and Caramelized Banana Baked Oatmeal}

Every once in a while I like to change up my breakfast routine. Sure, I love my toast, almond butter and banana combo (my tried and true pre-run fuel). But sometimes its nice to try something a little different, so I present to you an easy to make baked oatmeal cake that can be changed … Continue reading