Celery, Apple and Fennel Salad

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If you're craving something crunchy, savoury and fresh, then this salad is perfect for you.  Fennel, celery and apple have such subtle flavours that when they're combined together, they make for a crisp, refreshing salad.  I've tweaked the dressing a bit to add a little bit of that something, something, in the form of fish sauce.  Don't freak out.  Just give me a chance and keep reading.  Please.  The addition of fish sauce to this salad does not make the salad fishy or funky at all because the … [Continue reading...]

Carrot and Beet Salad with Ginger Vinaigrette

Carrot and Beet Salad

Today, I spent the day with my friend T.  T and I go way back. Back to when we were wee teenagers finding out our true selves.  We were never one of those party girls growing up and even now in our adult years, we prefer to do things together that's more casual and low key.  We started off the day with a lunch at Buster's Sea Cove! As it turns out we both really, really like that place! But how can you not love it? Seriously, they have the tastiest, freshest seafood and their fries are pretty … [Continue reading...]

Tiramisu

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Tiramisu translates to “pick me up.” Maybe “pick me up” came from the caffeine in the dessert or maybe it’s the fact that it’s a heavenly dessert, either way, it’s one of our favorite desserts! We’ve always gotten a slice of tiramisu from a local Italian restaurant or bakery baked by a sweet nonna in […]

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