Dessert

BANANA WALNUT MUFFINS

BANANA WALNUT MUFFINS

  I feel like everyone should have a banana muffin recipe. Whether it’s passed down from your grandmother or you saw something on the food network. It’s one of those recipes that you keep with you and can create over and over again. I always […]

DATE & OATMEAL COOKIES

DATE & OATMEAL COOKIES

These are my favourite oatmeal cookies. They are good with raisins, but the dates give them a sweeter, chewier texture. The mix of the two kinds of oats gives it a nice texture as well. makes 24 cookies 3/4 cup butter, softened 3/4 cup white […]

LIMONCELLO COOKIES

LIMONCELLO COOKIES

These cookies are a cross between a cake and a cookie. They are soft and chewy. The yogurt is what gives them their texture and balances the sweetness from the limoncello. They are lovely on their own as they are slightly sweet, but with the […]

MANGO GINGER MINT SMOOTHIES

MANGO GINGER MINT SMOOTHIES

I recently started an herb garden so I have been adding herbs to everything. The mint in this smoothie gives it a freshness, and mixed with the creamy kefir and mango and a bit of ginger for spice, what you get is the perfect summer […]

EGG NOG PANETONNE BREAD PUDDING

EGG NOG PANETONNE BREAD PUDDING

Bread pudding is a classic dessert for the winter season. It’s warm, comforting, and most of all delicious. Using panetonne which is a cakey bread filled with raisins and candied orange zest, and the warming spices of cinnamon and nutmeg really make this a perfect […]

LIMONCELLO CREAM WITH RASPBERRIES

LIMONCELLO CREAM WITH RASPBERRIES

  This soup like dessert is perfect for a summer’s night. It’s creamy and boozy with undertones of lemon. The tart raspberries balance the sweetness and make the perfect bite. 1 pint of fresh raspberries  1/2c. Limoncello 1c. sugar 1c. water Zest of a lemon […]

HORACHATA

HORACHATA

  Horachata is a rice milk drink popular in South America and Mexico. Each country has their own version but the base is always rice milk. This recipe is quick and easy and closer t0 the mexican version. You can even spike it with Rumchata […]

RASPBERRY COCONUT ICE CREAM

RASPBERRY COCONUT ICE CREAM

  I love ice cream. I would eat it everyday if I could. This is a nice alternative to the traditional ice cream with it being mostly fruit and mixed together with sweet creamy condensed milk. The coconut cream gives it richness with the hint […]

CHIA PUDDING

CHIA PUDDING

  I went to the store the other day and they were selling chia pudding cups for $3.99. It was a 1 cup serving with a few ingredients in it. I thought to myself, why would someone buy this when chia pudding is so easy […]

BANANA NUTELLA WONTONS WITH ICE CREAM & RASPBERRIES

BANANA NUTELLA WONTONS WITH ICE CREAM & RASPBERRIES

This dessert is everything you want in a dessert – sweet, tart, cold, hot, creamy, crunchy… absolutely perfect. I made it for my friend for her birthday instead of a birthday cake. She couldn’t get enough. Makes 2 servings 1 Banana 1/2c. Nutella 1 Package of […]