This week in cooking club, Les Petits Chefs made a dish that I am sure will be a staple in my house for a while to come. It’s something I’d never heard/ thought of before (though I am sure it’s not a new concept) – crispy noodles baked into a lovely fluffy omelette topped with […]
Well hello winter! It’s been a strange(ly) warm winter so far but this week we’ve had snow and wind and freezing rain – perfect soup weather. I actually asked one of the boys last week what they thought we should make in cooking club this week and his answer (on a day when it was […]
Welcome to the first post in a year-long series examining Abby Dodge’s The Everyday Baker. Each month I will look at one chapter (at over 600 pages, 170 recipes and 1000+ step-by-step photos, its a little too hard to “review” in just one post) in detail, examining the recipes and techniques covered and making a […]
This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe is a combination of two of my favourite things: hot chocolate and panna cotta. Dorie, being the very talented lady she is, has created a recipe which tastes exactly like hot chocolate but instead, it’s a smooth, cold dessert. It does play tricks with your mind (especially when you […]
For this month’s instalment of Cookbook Book Club (my once a month most months “cooking from the same cookbook” meal with Jan and Jenn), we changed things up a little. Jenn wasn’t able to make it at the last minute but we had a very worthy stand-in – the author of the book we were […]
Win a copy of Homegrown Thanks to Whitecap Books, I have one copy of Homegrown (I wrote about it here) to give away to one lucky Canadian reader! How to enter: There are 2 ways to enter (maximum of two entries per person for the duration of the contest). 1. Leave me a comment on this […]
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