For those of you who are reading this and need a little reminder what this fancy Matcha really is, here you go: Matcha is a finely ground powder made of whole Japanese green tea leaves. Matcha tea is a little different than typically brewed green tea leaves, Continue reading
Decadence and the winter holidays are absolutely synonymous in my opinion. Wouldn’t you agree? You can’t have one without the other! Whether your vice is egg-nog, Christmas cookies, mulled wine, or all of the above, I am here to fully support all of your holiday food addictions! First and foremost however, I believe that chocolate and Christmas-time go hand-in-hand, and I think that this recipe is a perfect opportunity to pair the two! All the bells and whistles for this chocolate extravagance! Continue reading
Today is one of those precious sunny Vancouver November days that we west-coasters cherish every winter. Before I put on my boots to head outdoors, get some errands done and enjoy the brilliant day, I have something special to share with you… Continue reading
Vancouver needs a little cheering up. If you are one of the many people who have suffered through one of the dreariest winters in our city’s history (well.. at least it felt that way), then you’re with me on this one. It felt like the rain, snow, ice, wind, blizzards would never end. Thank god it’s spring! I couldn’t think of a better time to make a cake and celebrate….
Good afternoon from sunny, snow-capped Vancouver! What a beautiful city we live in my friends! On days like today when those heavy rain clouds lift away from our city skies and we are left with bluebird, crystalline views, the rainy days of November-past feel far away, don’t they? Continue reading
Good afternoon! Today I have a funny cake story to share with you. I baked this ridiculous cake for myself as a birthday cake this year and got in big trouble because of it! I guess I was just so curious about making this cake–a Blood Orange Thyme Cake– that my enthusiasm got the better of me. To my horror, my mom had Continue reading
Good morning. :) I feel so sleepy today under the low-pressure cloudy skies after such an incredible weekend of sunshine and the outdoors. What did you get up to over August Long? Continue reading