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Quick And Easy Guacamole

Quick And Easy Guacamole

This super easy guacamole is more of a “no recipe” recipe.  You can really adjust the ingredients and proportions to suit your taste.  The bell peppers can be green, yellow, red or whatever colour you prefer.  If you don’t like cilantro, skip it, but if […]

Spicy Yogi Chai

Spicy Yogi Chai

Even though winter isn’t officially here, it sure feels like it!  When the weather is cold there’s nothing better than I hot cup of tea to warm up.  This spicy warming masala chai perfect for chilly days.  I like my chai really spicy but if […]

Pumpkin Spice Belgian Waffles

Pumpkin Spice Belgian Waffles

What are you having for breakfast tomorrow? Not sure? Here’s an idea how about pumpkin waffles? I know… another pumpkin recipe but its the last one this year I promise.  This pumpkin spice Belgian waffle recipe is really simple and the adding buttermilk to them […]

How To Make Seabuckthorn Syrup

How To Make Seabuckthorn Syrup

There’s a reason why Seabuckthorn (Hippophae Rhamnoides) is nicknamed ‘the miracle berry’.  It’s chock full of omegas (3,6&7), vitamin C and carotenoids.  It’s super easy to grow in with poor soil/high salinity soil and can withstand the harshest northern climates (Zone 3b)! This syrup is […]

How To Make Pumpkin Puree From Scratch – Oven Roasting Method

How To Make Pumpkin Puree From Scratch – Oven Roasting Method

Everyone knows fresh is always better then canned! So next time you make pumpkin pie (or anything else pumpkin related) why not make your own puree instead of reaching for a tin? It’s super simple and this oven roasting method can also be used to puree […]

White Chocolate Glazed Halloween Sugar Cookies – Easy No Piping Necessary

White Chocolate Glazed Halloween Sugar Cookies – Easy No Piping Necessary

Here’s an easy old fashioned recipe that makes delicious crispy around the edges chewy in the middle cookies. Even though they would make a great base for icing I decided to make things a bit easier and glaze them with white chocolate instead of icing. […]

Zucchini Chocolate Chip Muffins

Zucchini Chocolate Chip Muffins

So its the end of the season and you are overloaded with zucchinis?  Try this recipe to make a dent in your summer squash stash.  Its easy, quick, kid friendly and relatively healthy.

Tonka Bean/Vanilla Icecream

Tonka Bean/Vanilla Icecream

Home made ice cream is the best.  You can adjust the creaminess, sweetness to suit your tastebuds and you’re able to experiment with different flavours you would never find in commercial varieties. Case in point: Tonka Beans.  These are the seed pods produced by Cumaru […]

Oatmeal Berry bars

Oatmeal Berry bars

These berry bars are a great way to use up a bumper crop of raspberries or any other soft fruit you might have.  They are so quick and easy to make and the recipe (which is more like a no-recipe recipe) can be tailored to […]