Red Velvet Pancakes

Don’t give me roses or a box of chocolate. Food, especially good home cooked food is the way to my heart. With Valentine’s Day right around the corner I thought I would make something for the loved ones in my house and pancakes are a sure way to make anyone […]

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Chinese Tea Eggs 茶叶蛋

It’s snowing here. If you know anything about the west coast of Canada you will know that it rarely snows here, especially in February. As I sit in my warm house watching the soft flakes fall I am reminded of the time when snow fell on Shanghai about 12 years […]

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Moussaka Stuffed Eggplant

Ugh, computers. Apparently my storage is full even after removing folders full of photographs onto an external drive. Makes it hard to edit new photographs and have a blog post ready to go when I want it to. Finally got enough files removed and was able to complete this post with […]

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Lemon Coconut Muffins

I’ve had a container of shredded coconut sitting in my refrigerator for nearly a month. I had originally meant to use it to make macaroons over Christmas but never got around to it. I also had several lemons that were starting to turn hard and needed to be used before […]

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Turkey and Spinach Nuggets

In an effort to eat healthier and try something completely different I decided to try and make turkey nuggets. I am sure most of you are familiar with McDonalds chicken nuggets and know that they are not the healthiest thing to eat but I can’t deny they don’t last all […]

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Shakshouka

Welcome to 2017! I hope everyone had a great New Years celebration. Unfortunately I ended up with a cold and was in bed the whole day with a migraine. I only realized that the new year had begun when fireworks woke me up. Not exactly the greatest way to celebrate […]

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Top Ten Favourites of the Year

No new recipe this week. Instead I decided to compile a list of the top ten recipes of 2016! While I love everything I made this year these were mine (and yours) favourite recipes for the year. Heres looking to 2017!   No.10 Breaded Chicken with mustard Sauce No.9 Eggnog […]

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Nut Roast

With two days to go before Christmas I thought I would throw another great vegetarian alternative to make for dinner. I myself have no plans, have declined the offers from family to join them and will be cozy up on my couch in my pyjamas drinking coffee, cuddling my cat […]

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Eggnog

If you do not drink animal milk for whatever reason but love eggnog (presuming you have had real eggnog) you will surely have tried some of that store bought no-nog. While it is nice to see there are dairy free alternatives I don’t like it at all. For the size […]

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Chai Spiced Cookies

The season of baking is upon us! To to start off my baking week I made some chai tea spiced cookies with vanilla drizzle. Perfect for cold days, which is the case right now on the west coast of Canada. Snow does not tend to fall here but it definitely has […]

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