Rhubarb Muffins with Almond Streusel

I spent one year without and oven and I really missed baking.  So the first chance I had, I decided to bake muffins and cookies all in one day.  I found a recipe for rhubarb muffins on saveur.com and because I’ve had success with a lot of their recipes in the past, I decided to… Continue reading Rhubarb Muffins with Almond Streusel

Buttermilk Blueberry Breakfast Cake

Oh hai! It’s been awhile since we posted a food post.  Fall is probably our most favorite season.  We love everything about fall and most people, we reckon, love fall too! I guess everyone does except for those who suffer from seasonal allergies (like me, but I still like fall)! One of my fave activities… Continue reading Buttermilk Blueberry Breakfast Cake

Healthy Oatmeal Packets to Go

Guys, the weekend is almost over again and it’ll be Monday soon enough! UGH! I am not fond of Mondays.  Definitely not! But here’s the thing, Mondays also bring something good for us.  Mondays are generally when people want to start eating right and doing all those healthy things.  You start off your Monday well… Continue reading Healthy Oatmeal Packets to Go

Bacon, Cheese and Chive Scones

  My brother and his wife are currently visiting us from Eastern Canada for our annual family cottage week and we’ve done nothing except eat, chat, watch tv, chat, watch movies, eat,  eat some more and have mom take care and worry about everything else!  It’s just nice not have to rush to go somewhere, dress up… Continue reading Bacon, Cheese and Chive Scones

Chia Pudding with Peach and Raspberry

Chi chi chi chia.  You can thank me later because now you have chi chi chi chia in your head playing over and over again! Hey, don’t blame me, sharing is caring!  All joking aside guys, chia has been in everybody’s radar since forever since it’s one of the trendy superfood everybody is going on and… Continue reading Chia Pudding with Peach and Raspberry

Best Blueberry Muffins

  There was a time there when I was eating muffins for breakfast everyday! Until one day, a co-worker pointed out that eating muffins is like eating cake and eating them everyday is like eating a slice of cake for breakfast every single day.  That was my wake up call and also the fact that… Continue reading Best Blueberry Muffins

Greek Yogurt with Persimmon and Chia Seeds, Buckwheat and Hemp Cereal

There are many varieties of persimmon, but the most common we have here in Toronto are the fuyu and hachiya persimmons.  Persimmons are also known as “fruit of the gods” by ancient Greeks and rightly so since this small tomato shaped, deep orange fruit is not only packed with nutrients, but it has this rich,… Continue reading Greek Yogurt with Persimmon and Chia Seeds, Buckwheat and Hemp Cereal

Pancakes with Blueberries and Chia Seeds

We are not one of those happy winter people – you know the kind, the ones who go out to skate on a frozen pond or to play hockey in the backyard rink, and even drive for hours to ski or snowboard.  And this year’s winter has been particularly BRUTAL! There is no word of… Continue reading Pancakes with Blueberries and Chia Seeds