Travels with my Spatula : Recipes and Stories from Around the World

Travels with my Spatula

More than a photo, a journal entry or a pair of souvenir cufflinks, it’s the food that keeps the journeys alive. Missing travel this year? Uh huh. Me too. Back in March I honestly imagined that by the summer, things would be more or less back to normal (oh, the naivety!)  but as time has […]

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Slices of Frozen No-Bake Pumpkin Mousse Cheesecake with Caramelized Pecans

Frozen No-Bake Pumpkin Mousse Cheesecake with Caramelized Pecans

This post is produced in partnership with Williams Sonoma Canada Looking for a seasonal dessert but don’t have room in your oven for one more thing these holidays? This no-bake cheesecake can be made ahead of time and popped in the freezer just as you start your main meal so it’s ready to serve for […]

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Miso-maple-jammed sweet potatoes in a bking tray ready to serve

Cook the Book Fridays: Miso-maple-jammed sweet potatoes

This week’s recipe for Cook the Book Fridays comes from Dorie Greenspan’s latest cookbook, Everyday Dorie and was a great way to use up the handful of sweet potatoes that came in our veg box last week. Typically I don’t do much with sweet potatoes other than mash them or make soup so this was […]

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Closeup of Easy puff pastry apple galette

Puff Pastry Apple Galette with Almond Cream

What do you do when you have a handful of apples you somehow didn’t eat for your snacks last week, puff pastry leftover from online classes and a tiny amount of almond flour that you need to use up so you don’t see the bag in the pantry and think it’s full and realise you’ve […]

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Close up of Dorie Greenspan's Thanksgiving Bars on a black background

Tuesdays with Dorie (Dorie’s Cookies): Thanksgiving Bars

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies was one I voted to make because it felt seasonal. Yup – it’s Canadian Thanksgiving THIS WEEKEND (HOW is it already October!?)  and because celebrating looks a little different this year, I’ve been on the lookout for some treats to bake up for neighbours and friends […]

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Cauliflower Mac and Cheese with Roasted Tomatoes in a bowl ready to eat

Cauliflower Mac and Cheese with Roasted Tomatoes

Today I’m sharing a recipe that was born of the bits and pieces in my fridge and pantry – sad veggies on their last legs, a handful of dry pasta and a nub of cheese that had me scratching my head about what to make for dinner. Those bits and pieces could easily have ended […]

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