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

David Lebovitz grated carrot salad on eatlivetravelwrite.com

French Fridays: Grated Carrot Salad from My Paris Kitchen

This week’s Cook the Book Fridays recipe from David Lebovitz’ My Paris Kitchen is an everyday French classic.  David says: It’s impossible to write a book about French cuisine without including grated carrot salad Indeed, Dorie included one in Around my French Table that I made a few years ago and of course, my book … Read more