Category Archive: recipes

Homemade Peanut Butter Cups

Going for dinner is always nice, but sometimes I prefer a night of cocktails and desserts. Last night I had Peanut Butter Pie at a local dessert shop and it was heavenly- like… Continue reading

Potato Latkes Benedict

I recently went to a nice mother-daughter brunch and ordered my usual, Eggs Benedict. It was served with some potato pancake style hash browns which were absolutely delicious. I couldn’t help thinking how… Continue reading

Chocolate Cake Roll with Kahlua Buttercream Frosting

Everyone loves cake… or everyone should love cake because it is so delicious. This cake takes LESS than 15 minutes to bake, which means you can whip it up at any ol’ time… Continue reading

Spinach, Artichoke Heart, Fresh Basil & Cherry Tomato Omelet with a Drizzle of Balsamic Vinegar Reduction and Shaved Parmsan

Omelets are awesome because you can stuff them with almost anything- you just have to take a look in your fridge and pantry for some inspiration. They are also perfect if you’re a… Continue reading

Savory Kiwi Bruschetta Baked on Rye with Honey, Cream Cheese, and Cracked Black Pepper

This little snack is a great accompaniment to your mid-morning or mid-afternoon tea. The warm spices are contrasted by a little pop of citrus from the kiwi, and the honey and cream cheese… Continue reading

Goat Cheese, Herb & Honey Scones With Crushed Almonds

I’m all for the dessert variety of scones, with White Chocolate Raspberry being one of my favourites, but every so often a good savory scone really hits the spot. I recently had crostini… Continue reading

Festive Banana Bread with Rum Eggnog Glaze

When you see a bunch of overly ripe bananas in the fruit bowl, banana bread is always the go-to, but with Christmas music blasting and tree decorating in my near future, simple banana… Continue reading

Orange Glazed Pumpkin Cookies

Pumpkin, pumpkin, pumpkin! I struggled with a name for these “cookies”, since they are unnecessarily giant (edit: completely reasonably giant). They’re almost in a category with muffin tops or mini-cakes. The texture of… Continue reading

Pumpkin Pie

Happy Thanksgiving weekend to all of you Canadians out there! I hope you are all suffering from turkey coma right now… or it’s just not a real Thanksgiving. What other way can you… Continue reading

Peppermint Pattie Chocoloate Bark / Marble Chocolate Macadamia Nut Bark

Here are two varieties of chocolate bark for the price of one: Peppermint Pattie Chocolate Bark and Marble (white & milk chocolate) Chocolate Macadamia Nut Bark. While sitting at work today, I was… Continue reading