We started of this weekend with all these grand plans of going camping in the mountains. You know, nature, fire, sleeping in a tent, all that fun crap. I took friday afternoon off from work, we got all our camping gear together, hopped in the car and headed west. The only problem with this grand … Continue reading Weekend Brunch Round 30: Strawberry Waffles with Lemon Basil Cream
Another weekend, another bake sale 🙂 This past saturday we had our Okotoks sale and although we avoided the snow, this time the wind was conspiring against us. It was a beautiful sunny day with temperatures in the double digits (finally!) but the wind tried it's best to blow us all away! There were a … Continue reading Weekend Brunch Round 15: Lemon Basil Pancakes with Blueberry Compote
When I saw this weeks pick for Food Network Friday, I gotta admit, I kind of hesitated about taking part. I’m not normally the type to pass up a challenge but the thought of having to veganize a seafood dish just didn’t appeal to me, sure it sounded simple enough and the bulk of the … Continue reading Food Network Friday: Oyster Mushroom Scampi
Spring is finally here! The temperatures are slowly going up, things are turning green and the farmer’s markets are starting to sell more local fruits and vegetables again. Hurrah! I was talking to a friend a while back and she told me that her mom had never tried any vegan baking before, well no way … Continue reading Blueberry Lemon Curd Filled Muffins
The muffin man and I seem to be getting reacquainted lately. It's been ages since I've made muffins and due to my desire to bake combined with sheer laziness, it just seemed liked the easiest thing to do. I wanted to try out some of the cookbook recipes and I just happen to have all … Continue reading Do You Know The Muffin Man?