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The Carrot Cake Debate

I’ve never really been a dessert person. Jonathan, on the other hand, may actually cease to exist without his daily dose of sweets. So when it came time to choose the flavour for our wedding cake I gladly delegated that task to Jonathan. To be honest I thought he would just default to chocolate, but… Read more »

Tomato Basil Soup

A few days ago my mom made the best tomato soup in the world. I know, that’s a bold statement. Let’s take a moment to let that sink in. I’ve always been a big fan of tomato soup and this one is super simple to make. I also added some grilled cheese croutons to it… Read more »

Spiced Carrot Juice

There has been a particularly nasty flu going around my office all winter. So far I’ve managed to avoid it, however after a few late nights last week I could feel myself getting run down. Whenever I am under the weather I can usually prevent myself from getting sick by adding ginger to my diet…. Read more »

Autumn Apple Cake

A few weeks ago my sister came over to do some baking. She brought a bag of apples from the tree in her backyard, which has been steadily producing apples all summer and into Autumn. In an effort to keep up with it, my sister has tried pretty much every recipe involving apples. We tried… Read more »

Blue Cheese, Pear, and Arugula Pizza

Last summer Jonathan and I had dinner at Terrafina, the restaurant at Hester Creek winery. Hester Creek has been one of our favourite Okanagan wineries for a while,and Terrafina did not disappoint. I had the best pizza I’ve ever had there, a bold statement considering Jonathan and I lived in Italy!! Last weekend my sister… Read more »