Archive for 2017

Steamed buns with BBQ beef short ribs

April 24th, 2017

What’s pillowy-soft on the outside, and deliciously meaty on the inside? If you guessed these steamed buns, stuffed full of hearty barbecued beef short ribs and refreshing vegetables, you’re correct! I had the privilege of sampling a bottle of Jay Ducote’s Louisiana BBQ sauce, and decided to try my hand at making steamed buns. The […]

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Crispy Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies

March 13th, 2017

Those of you who know me will know that I LOVE the carb-y goodness of wheat products. Bread, pasta, cake… I am a glutton for all things with gluten. Once in a while, though, I come across a recipe that satisfies my cravings without requiring a dip into the flour bin. Delicate, crispy and gluten […]

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Cinnamon Swirl Bread with Raisins & Cranberries

February 11th, 2017

It’s been extra snowy of late, and rather than venture out into the cold today, I’m cozying up at home to bake this delightful loaf of bread. Laden with raisins and dried cranberries and swirled through with ribbons of fragrant cinnamon sugar, it’s the perfect antidote for a case of the mid-winter blues. Cinnamon Swirl […]

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Pasta & Chopped Veggie Salad with Cilantro-Lime Dressing

January 2nd, 2017

A year-round staple in my house, this marvelous make-ahead salad keeps wonderfully for picnics, BBQs and easy packed lunches. Topped with a handful of spiced pumpkin seeds from Truly Good Foods and chock full of veggies, dressed with a healthy and simple vinaigrette, it’s full of nutrients and flavour. Get the recipe here.

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