beauty foods

Culinaire 2014.

Christine and I were lucky enough to celebrate the first official day of Spring at the Culinaire 2014 event in Victoria. This unique food tasting experience is held anuually at the Crystal Gardens and it’s a wonderful way to start off the new season. Restaurants, wineries, breweries, caters, bakeries, and those alike all gather under… Continue Reading

St. Patrick’s Bread & Butter.

St. Patrick’s Day is coming up next Monday. Planning on going to your favourite Irish pub? Do you enjoy the whole green beer thing? I’m not one to celebrate the holiday with coloured beer, but I will embrace the spirit with lucky Irish soda bread and possibly some emerald green nail polish. Christine of Baci… Continue Reading

Valentine’s Day Brownies.

Happy Valentine’s Day Lovelies! I’m really excited to be posting my first collaboration project with blogger Christine McIntyre! We spent the afternoon baking Valentine’s Day brownies (see full recipe below) and it was so much fun! These are really simple to prepare and bake, and they make a delicious gift!

Coconut whipped cream.

I made pancakes this morning and realized part way through that I had nothing spreadable to put on top of them. No maple syrup, almond butter, agave nectar, or anything! In a minor panic I opened the fridge and found about half a can worth of coconut milk left over from making curry earlier this… Continue Reading

A Pledge to Juicing.

 “I pledge to press fresh produce into a glass of juice everyday.” This may have been the greatest pledge of all time. Freshly pressed juice is a luxury. There’s nothing like it. Waking up to the endless flavours of fresh produce was more of a daily reward than a daily commitment for me this month…. Continue Reading