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 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
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!
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
I made a pie. A real pie. This idea started when a friend told me that one of her New Years resolutions for 2013 was to bake a pie from scratch. She told me this about two weeks into December and my first reaction was…well why didn’t you say something earlier!? Of course we have… Continue Reading
There are so many creative recipes out there for homemade popsicles. I promised to share some on the blog this summer, so here are my top favourites so far! I made two different flavours this weekend: Mango Lassi & Carrot Cake-Almond Butter (see full recipes below). It was so hard to chose which ones to… Continue Reading
“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
Happy Canada Day Weekend! What better to celebrate a long weekend than a delicious batch of pancakes! I haven’t made pancakes for a long time, so I wanted to try something new. Coconut may be one of my favourite ingredients, so I found a good looking recipe and then added a little touch of my… Continue Reading