Recent Posts

It’s been a long time

It’s been a long time

The crickets can have a rest. It’s time I revitalize this page. I mean, it has only been two years, and then some. What can I say? Life got in the way. Well, at first it was a broken laptop (which we’ve only just now […]

Homemade Italian Soup

Homemade Italian Soup

There’s nothing like a bowl of my mother’s homemade Italian soup to warm you up from the inside out on a cold April day. Yes, you read that right. It’s April and it has been snowing for days (at least it seems that way). Why […]

Healthy Dark Chocolate Pomegranate Bark

Healthy Dark Chocolate Pomegranate Bark

I love dark chocolate. I tend to be more of a salt craver. I don’t have an overly large sweet tooth — the exact opposite to my sugar-loving husband. I tend to choose chips over chocolate bars. Or even ice cream. But I love dark […]

Orange Cranberry Almond Shortbread for Christmas

Orange Cranberry Almond Shortbread for Christmas

One of my favourite holiday activities growing up was making cookies with my mom and sister. Sugar cookies were my favourite, mostly because I enjoyed sneaking licks of the icing in between creating cookie masterpieces. Nothing seems to put me in the Christmas spirit like a day […]

Coffee shop style Chai Latte Smoothie with avocado

Coffee shop style Chai Latte Smoothie with avocado

Avocado is one of those foods that took some coming around to. I’ve read that it takes three tries to transform your tastebuds into liking a new food, a theory I am going to be testing out. I am not sure how many tries it […]