Ciabatta Bread.

  Another glorious, sunny September day. It’s been a while since I’ve made any bread, and even longer since I’ve attempted ciabatta. I’d started making this recipe already before noticing I didn’t have… Continue reading

Stone Fruit Brown Sugar Clafoutis (Dairy Free)

    Today marks Day #1 of my posting recipes with a cookbook in mind. My favourite kinds of baked goods are those that are easy to prepare, quick to bake, look rustic-beautiful,… Continue reading

So you want to write a cookbook? : Plans for the Future.

  I’ve officially spent just over two years living in Toronto. Time is flying. I love this city. Over the past year and a half I’ve logged more hours than I can count in… Continue reading

Banana Pecan Muffins with Dulce de Leche

  I’ve been meaning to make a can of dulce de leche at home, as it takes nearly zero effort to make. Just toss a can of sweetened condensed milk into pot, cover… Continue reading

Almond Butter Cookies. Sugar-Free, Dairy-Free + Gluten-Free! (…and a massive Thank You)

  This week I was Freshly Pressed. Again. And I’m incredibly grateful to WP for the exposure. I’m the type that can pick up a book, read it half way through, and then ditch it… Continue reading

Chocolate Babka.

  I spent this last weekend catching up with family out of town. Family I haven’t seen in nearly a year. A couple of days sitting around in the backyard doing absolutely nothing… Continue reading

Peach Galette.

    September is officially here. Autumn is just around the corner and with that I have to make something pie-like. We’ve had a hot spell here this week, incredibly humid, but the… Continue reading

The littlest Wedding Cakes + thoughts over coffee

  The smell of freshly brewed coffee is one of my favourite things in life. I know that’s putting a lot on something simple, but it’s the little things that matter most. The… Continue reading

A lighter Date Smoothie with Apples + Spice, and Shooting with my new Studio Umbrella

  A quick blend-up for breakfast! I still have half a container of Natural Delights Medjool dates in the fridge, and smoothies are my favourite way to incorporate them into meals. Tomorrow’s is… Continue reading

Lavender Shortbread Lemon Bars

  Lemon Bars! I saw these on Heather Homemade yesterday, and when I read the recipe and saw that it called for blending an entire lemon whole, rather than juicing and zesting it- I knew I… Continue reading

Beet + Kale Protein Smoothie

  Just a quick post to share this smoothie recipe with you! I left the house at 9 am this morning and I’m just sitting down to dinner now, at 10:00 pm. Feeling… Continue reading

gluten-free clementine cake + thoughts on a decade of working in professional kitchens.

    Today I write in a more serious manner, on a topic that is near and dear to my heart. Something I hate to love, and love to hate: what it’s like… Continue reading