The Best Banana Bread Recipe

The best thing I have done in my early baking exploits was discover a banana bread recipe I absolutely love. I no longer remember where I got it from but it has been tacked onto my fridge for years and has not failed me once. […]

Lemon Loaf with Red Currants

Banana bread is a staple in my home. However, for a lighter alternative with that sweet and tart flavour, I turn to this lemon loaf recipe. It’s moist, delicious and full of flavour. I make it with the red currant berries I freeze in the […]

Savoury mushroom strudel recipe

Savoury Mushroom Strudel Recipe

I have always liked strudels. With snow flurries in the air and temperatures dropping, I’m craving hot, hearty food straight from the oven. If it involves puff pasty and mushrooms, even better! This savoury mushroom strudel recipe is scrumptious mushroom perfection wrapped in golden puff pastry. […]

Dehydrator Apple Chips

Apple season is in full swing and having recently purchased a food dehydrator, apple chips were high on my priority list. They are incredibly easy to make and a delightful snack when you get the munchies but don’t want to reach for junk food. Like […]

Ginger-Peach Frozen Yogurt

Ginger and peach is one of my favourite flavour combinations. Combined with the tangy tartness of yogurt, it is a perfect summer dessert that’s light and flavourful, with a little bit of a kick to it. When local peaches are in season, it is particularly […]

Chocolate Frozen Yogurt

Frozen yogurt. It’s what summers are made of. This chocolate frozen yogurt is creamy, delicious, and deeply chocolaty, without the cloying sweetness. It’s a perfect refresher that beats the heat and satisfies that chocolate craving. The lighter texture and added tartness from the yogurt are […]

Upside-Down Peach and Cornmeal Cake

Upside-Down Peach Cake

Peaches are in season and they make a perfect dessert. Ripe Ontario peaches are one of my favourite treats – sweet and juicy, they practically burst with flavour and I wait every summer to sink my teeth into them. Pick some up at your local […]

Fresh garden tomatoes in a bucket

Fresh Tomato Salsa

It’s finally backyard tomato season and I couldn’t be more excited. Sweet, juicy, meaty – backyard tomatoes smell like sun and taste like summer. I anxiously await their arrival each and every year because grocery store tomatoes just don’t compare. Of course, fresh garden tomatoes […]

Red Currant Yogurt Loaves

Each year, my parents’ backyard produces buckets of red currants. The berries are packed with nutrients but quite tart, so I’m always on the hunt for new recipes to use them in. This was one of my favourite red currant recipe finds that I tried […]