Gluten-free carrot cake cookies filled with cream cheese frosting on a sheet of parchment paper.

Carrot cake cookies

Today’s recipe is a result of stumbling across an old post on my blog (like, REALLY OLD, from April 2010!) where I had written about making the “Inside Out Carrot Cake Cookies” from Epicurious and I remembered how much I loved them. You know, sometimes you want a piece of carrot cake but making a … Read more

Curried coconut carrot and pumpkin soup in a bowl on a blue and white napkin

Curried coconut carrot and pumpkin soup

A quick little post today to share a winner of a soup I came up with last week… What do you do when you’ve got some leftover pumpkin purée and a load of carrots you forgot to roast? Make soup! It’s definitely soup weather here in Toronto and there’s nothing better on a chilly night … Read more

Cook the Book Fridays: Sweet and smoky roasted carrots from Everyday Dorie

This week’s recipe for Cook the Book Fridays comes from Dorie Greenspan’s latest cookbook, Everyday Dorie and was one I made just before leaving on vacation with some gorgeous heirloom carrots that needed eating in my quest to clean out the fridge! Dorie says: If you love smoked paprika, the odds are high that you’ll … Read more

Kids cook with Dorie Greenspan and Mardi Michels on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Everyday Dorie in action (aka: that time Dorie Greenspan cooked with my cooking club!)

Um, yeah. That’s Dorie Greenspan. In my STEM lab. With my Grade 3 cooking club boys (and my Grade 9 helper). Having just cooked fried rice from Everyday Dorie with us (in an hour!). Wow, right? If you’d asked me 10 years ago where I thought I might be on December 5th 2018, I doubt … Read more