Red Velvet Chocolates for Valentine’s Day {Vegan}

Red Velvet Chocolates for Valentine’s Day {Vegan}

Feb Holy yikes! Yeah, Valentine’s Day is just a few days away and your inspiration is as dry as the Sahara, am I right? Part of the problem of getting gifts for the same people year after year (birthday, Christmas, Mother’s Day, etc) is that 

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

Okay, so let me first start by acknowledging that Valentine’s Day is kind of a made-up holiday that was invented to sell cards. And that you should be loving to the people in your life every day, not just on Valentine’s Day. Now that we’ve 

Eggnog Nanaimo Bars {Vegan}

Eggnog Nanaimo Bars {Vegan}

Over here on the Pacific side of Canada, there’s a little town on Vancouver Island called Nanaimo. And that town is famous for a specific treat called–you guessed it–Nanaimo Bars. Why are they good? Oooooh so many reasons. If you’ve never had one, a Nanaimo 

Vegan Holiday Pie

Vegan Holiday Pie

Well, it’s that time of the year! One of the problems with being vegetarian or vegan is that the turkey no longer becomes the centrepiece of the meal. You remove that from the equation, and what do you replace it with?? You want it to 

Vegan Ice Cream Bombe

Vegan Ice Cream Bombe

It’s almost Mother’s Day. Remember last year when in March and April and we felt terrible for all the people that had Covid birthdays? And then it was May and Mother’s Day, and we thought, “okay, just this year, next year everything will be back 

Vegan Chocolate Graze Board for Valentine’s Day

Vegan Chocolate Graze Board for Valentine’s Day

How do you celebrate Valentine’s Day? I’m not the biggest fan of Valentine’s Day… in my mind, if you have special people in your life, you should tell them that more often than once a year. It’s nice to make the ones you love feel 

Roasted Celeriac with Mushroom Gravy

Roasted Celeriac with Mushroom Gravy

It’s Christmas later this week, and when you don’t eat meat, there’s always a question: what do you eat? What’s the centrepiece of your meal? Growing up, it was always a turkey or a ham. In my younger days on my own, it was cornish 

Blueberry Goat Cheese Crostini

Blueberry Goat Cheese Crostini

Feels a bit weird to be writing a party recipe when there are no parties this year. Party of one? or two? Virtual parties? Next year? Maybe there’s something to be said for celebrating the little things this year. Like I have this bottle of 

Wacky Cake

Wacky Cake

I’m in the process of writing a new cookbook, and inevitably, when I get into recipe development, I start thinking about when I was a kid, learning to bake. For me, as a cookbook author and recipe developer, one of the biggest challenges is creating 

Chocolate Pumpkin Beer Cake {Vegan}

Chocolate Pumpkin Beer Cake {Vegan}

This cake has rapidly become my go-to when it comes to birthdays. Truthfully, I am kind of snob when it comes to baked goods. Despite the fact that my kid loves Oreos, we very seldom have them in the house. I prefer to send him