These cheesy garlic smashed potatoes are the perfect side dish for breakfast or dinner.
Summertime is the perfect time for easy, light and refreshing recipes, because who wants to sit in the kitchen over a hot stove for hours when it's 25 degrees outside, right? So we like to eat a lot of dips and salsas and such during the summer months. They're great, because they're quick to put … Continue reading Roasted beet & orange hummus
I'm a day late on my post for YYC Growers, sorry guys! It was Clint's first Father's Day and I was busting my ass to make it special. And since I had Luna, my time management skills are simply not as good as they were before. Excuses aside - I did have the recipe written, … Continue reading Pink grapefruit, cucumber & basil lemonade
I think that May and June are two of my favourite months a year, when the weather is cooperating of course. I love that the air smells fresh, the sun is shining, and there are so many beautiful flowers blooming; like lilacs. I have a few lilac recipes that I've been meaning to nail down, … Continue reading Blackberry lilac chia pudding
Lilac season is upon us, in truth it's almost over - but there's still time to make this beautiful syrup. Lilacs are a shrub with beautiful purple flowers in many different shades. But the best part about lilacs - they are edible and have an aromatic almost citrus-like flavour to them. Be careful though, don't … Continue reading Lilac infused syrup
This summer heat has got me dreaming up slushy cocktail recipes, because it's either that or a slurpee everyday. I'm from Winnipeg, so it's totally normal to drink a slurpee everyday. But...why do that when I can make my own boozy slurpee, right?!? I will admit I'm a little behind the times when it comes … Continue reading Strawberry rhubarb frosé
I have been wanting to do style posts for a very long time - but I have a couple of obstacles. One, I am my own photographer right now, so while that works amazing for food and a few other things - it does not work great to photograph myself in clothing. Especially bathing suits; … Continue reading My favourite bathing suits
I am just loving the eggplant lately. Mostly because I'm forcing myself to work with things I don't typically like. That being said, the more play around, the more I seem to like - most things that I used to dislike; this list includes: eggplant, zucchini, sweet potato, squash of any sort, beets...yeah I know … Continue reading Miso roasted eggplant with sautéed mushrooms