Peanut Butter S’mores Blondies

My favourite part of Summer has to be those moments around a campfire, sharing stories and attempting to perfectly toast a marshmallow. Not too dark, perfectly golden-brown all around and soft in the middle – a truly difficult skill to master. The next best thing is getting creative with your s’mores. Sure, we love a […]

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Fried Fish Tacos with Watermelon Salsa

There’s really nothing like the start of summer. The sun is blazing, the dresses and shorts are out, patios are full, the city is buzzing and nature is as beautiful as it can get. Of course, along with summer comes the indulgences. Ice cream, popsicles, cool cocktails and beers, sizzling barbecue, food festivals…all while we […]

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Brown Butter Rye Chocolate Chip Cookies

I’ll always be on a mission to amplify chocolate chip cookies wherever possible. Taking the classic flavours of everyone’s favourite cookie and enhancing them with slight changes is always a fun experiment in the kitchen. How many YouTube videos are out there name “Best Chocolate Chip Cookies”? How many variations are possible? The limit does […]

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Easter Creme Egg Cake

The weather is warming up and although there has been mud, fog and rain, there’s also been pockets of sunshine, birds chirping and wild rabbits hopping from lawn to lawn in my neighbourhood. Trees are beginning to bud, the urge to declutter is growing, Spring is here and one of the best holidays is around […]

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Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies [Vegan, Paleo]

My sugar addiction is not your standard sugar “addiction”. It’s intense. I mean, it’s eating an entire chocolate bar at my desk when the 3 PM craving hits intense, or baking an entire batch of cookies because I literally just wanted one intense (and then eating 5 of them). It has gotten to the point […]

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Dirty Chai Scones

I remember thinking I was so innovative one day while working as a barista a few years ago when I added espresso to a chai latte. I was all “Oh my gosh! You have to try this!”…meanwhile, my coworker looked at me and said “…yeah, you just made a Dirty Chai.” Apparently, it had been […]

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Peanut Butter Blondies

Lately, I’ve been all about peanut butter. Peanut butter on toast with banana topped with chia and hemp seeds has been my go-to breakfast. Homemade peanut butter cups has been my main indulgent treat after a long day. Recently, I overhead people at my workplace talking about peanut butter, there was one guy was describing […]

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Grain-Free Vanilla-Scented Waffles

I love setting goals for myself. I love the feeling of ticking off a box on a list I’ve created, so when a new year comes around, I’m all about building that list and setting those goals to live a more healthy lifestyle. But, then comes the matter of actually doing the things on that […]

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Salted Maple Granola

It’s a new year, which means I’m back to attempting to eat healthier and exercise and so far, five days later, I can proudly say I haven’t completely messed up everything! It’s all about the baby steps, guys. Which means I’m swapping my usual cookies for dessert with greek yogurt, fresh fruit and this seriously […]

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Salted Caramel Bourbon Cookies

I absolutely love the classic flavours of the holidays – gingerbread, peppermint, white chocolate and cranberry…but if I’m honest, salted caramel has been topping my list lately. As much as I’m a fan of the typical peppermint and chocolate combo, the nutty flavour of caramel perfectly balanced with a sprinkle of salt has been seriously […]

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