Fall is my favourite time of year for a number of reasons: the weather, the colours, the clothes, and the food. Oh, the food! What is it about fall foods that makes it so comforting? Apple cider, pumpkin soup, pumpkin pie, my mom’s homemade apple sauce (speaking… [read more]
One of my favourite childhood memories is that every summer, my grandmother, mom, sister, aunt and cousins and I would all go strawberry picking. Growing up, my grandparents had a farm in Creemore, ON that was kind of like our family’s cottage. The entire family… [read more]
I’ll be honest – I’ve never been one to eat enough fruits and (especially) vegetables in a day, so I love smoothies for this reason. Smoothies are such a great way to incorporate some more fruit and veggies into your diet, without it feeling like… [read more]
I don’t know about you guys, but hot chocolate is kind of a staple in my house during the Holidays. I’ve seen some recipes like hot chocolate cookies, brownies cake, etc. before and one day I woke up craving hot chocolate and pancakes so I… [read more]
It’s that time of year again – aka eat everything pepperminty, chocolatey and bad for you. I thought I would share an oldie but a goodie today – one of my favourite holiday recipes! My gluten-free peppermint chocolate chip cookies!
I’ve been pretty absent from here lately, but I’m back! I’m in my final year of my program, and since my program is a condensed/accelerated one I’m definitely feeling the heat. When I do have some spare time, I have been spending it with Matt,… [read more]
You scream, I scream, we all scream for peach ice cream! This past Sunday was National Ice Cream Day (yum!) and what better way to celebrate than home made ice cream! Peaches have always been one of my favourite fruits in the summer, I don’t… [read more]