5 Minute Hollandaise

5 Minute Hollandaise

Hollandaise is one of those sauces that often feels like a restaurant thing. Like you’d never make it at home. It’s hard to make, right? Complicated? Emulsions are involved, blenders… It’s easier to just go out and order some eggs benny from a restaurant. You 

Tortilla-Egg Roll-Ups

Tortilla-Egg Roll-Ups

Friends, hello!! Yes, I’m still alive. I went underground there for a while, because, you see, I’m writing a new cookbook for y’all, and it is intense work. As much as I would like to believe that there is no limit to the creativity in 

Blueberry Scones with Lemon, Rosemary and Oatmeal

Blueberry Scones with Lemon, Rosemary and Oatmeal

If there’s one thing that defines my values as a foodie (other than taste; the buck always stops there), it’s eat local. Supporting local farmers and eating seasonally is something I’m really passionate about, because it’s good for the economy, and the more money that 

Healthy Breakfast Cookies

Healthy Breakfast Cookies

How are you guys doing? It’s fall here in Vancouver, and that means buckets of rain. I mean buckets. As I type this, there is a live rainfall warning–they are predicting 100mm in the next 24 hours. I’m a summer girl. If I could live 

Overnight Yeasted Waffles

Overnight Yeasted Waffles

I can’t imagine a life without waffles. When I was a kid, sometimes my mom would make waffles for dinner on the weekends, and those were special times. Homemade waffles in and of themselves were pretty special, but for dinner?? Extra bonus special. Waffles are 

Making Yogurt in the Cuisinart Yogurt Maker

Making Yogurt in the Cuisinart Yogurt Maker

UPDATED TO INCLUDE THE RECIPE AT THE END. PLEASE WATCH THE VIDEO FOR THE “HOW-TO” Yogurt. I’m a fan. I have this weird yeast imbalance thing that I’ve been dealing with off and on for years, and so for me, that means three important rules