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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 […]

Smooshy Gooey Pumpkin Cinnamon Rolls

Smooshy Gooey Pumpkin Cinnamon Rolls

This is my go to cinnamon bun recipe.  They’re pretty much foolproof and always turn out super soft and gooey (as they should be). I think the secret is spreading the butter on the dough then sprinkling the cinnamon on top rather than mixing them […]

Garlic Scape & Cream Cheese Quiche

Garlic Scape & Cream Cheese Quiche

Garlic scapes are the buds that form on the end of garlic stalks.  They’re usually ready to pick in mid to late June and they can be used in a lot of different ways from stir frys to pestos but my favourite way to eat […]

Roasted Tomato And Carrot Soup

Roasted Tomato And Carrot Soup

Here’s a super easy recipe to make delicious roasted tomato soup using fresh tomatoes. If you like you can swap out some of the carrots for red peppers to change things up a bit.

How To Make Yogurt In The Instant Pot

How To Make Yogurt In The Instant Pot

Home made yogurt is awesome. It’s cheaper and tastier than store bought and best of all it’s super easy to make in the instant pot! Once it’s finished you can either eat it as is or strain it by putting it in a colander lined […]

Ground Cherry (Physalis) Turnovers

Ground Cherry (Physalis) Turnovers

Ground Cherries or Physalis are part of the Solanaceae family, so they’re relatives of other nightshades like eggplants and tomatoes. They’re super easy to grow and really delicious, the flavour is sort of like a cross between a really sweet tomato and a pineapple. They […]

Instant Pot Vegetarian Chilli – Made With Dried Beans (no soak method)

Instant Pot Vegetarian Chilli – Made With Dried Beans (no soak method)

You don’t need to have hours of free time to make great chilli, you just need a pressure cooker (or even better, an instant pot). This chilli recipe is super easy, healthy and pretty quick. It can even be made without even pre soaking the […]

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 […]