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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 […]

MEATLOAF STUFFED PORTABELLAS

MEATLOAF STUFFED PORTABELLAS

  This recipe can also just be a meatloaf. That’s originally what it was. I made meatloaf for my cousin and put the slices of pancetta all over the top. The result was a moist flavorful meatloaf. We each had a thick slice with veggies […]

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 […]

ROSEMARY LIMONCELLO SPRITZER

ROSEMARY LIMONCELLO SPRITZER

One of my favourite things to do is add herbal infusions into my cocktails. Last summer I went to Capri and they have this drink you can get all over the island. It was limoncello and soda water over ice. It was a nice refreshing […]

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 […]

TAHINI FLAX HEARTS

TAHINI FLAX HEARTS

These are a the perfect snack to pop in your mouth. Even though they are small, they are quite filling. Servings 16 1/2 cup tahini 1 cup sprouted flax meal 1/4 monk fruit sugar 2 tablespoons melted coconut 2 teaspoon cinnamon 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/8 […]

APPLE JUICE

APPLE JUICE

  The first cold-press juice I ever had was at Urban Herbivore. I was doing these classes across the street from them and after one sip of their apple-lemon juice I was hooked. I swapped out my coffee for this sweet concoction every morning.  I […]

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 […]

CHEESE-WHEEL WEDDING CAKE

CHEESE-WHEEL WEDDING CAKE

  My friend got married last summer and her menu included an amazing chocolate dessert so she didn’t want a wedding cake… but wanted a wedding cake. She decided to make her wedding cake a cheese course for the end of the night instead of […]

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 […]