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Tuesdays with Dorie (Baking Chez Moi): Mascarpone Mousse

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Baking Chez Moi was a super simple recipe that worked well with the roasted rhubarb with bitters from our last BCM recipe. It’s a short list of ingredients – mascarpone, whipped cream, honey, egg whites, sugar and gelatin. I was a little dubious about the addition of gelatin … Read more

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French Fridays: Kids make chocolate mousse

Welcome to French Fridays where I’m excited to share another video in the series of kids making dishes from my cookbook (eeep – it’s out NEXT WEEK!). Last year, you might remember that a few of the recipes from the book got mass-tested because the Grade 4 class elected to research French food and culture … Read more

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Les Petits Chefs bake from Jamie Oliver’s Quick and Easy Food

If you’ve been following me on Instagram lately, you’ll have seen I’ve been cooking up a storm from Jamie Oliver’s latest cookbook, Quick and Easy Food (I reviewed it here). But I haven’t just been cooking at home, I’ve made a few recipes with my Petits Chefs (gnocchi, lemony courgette linguine) too, and my Cooking … Read more

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Tuesdays with Dorie (Baking Chez Moi): Honey-Yogurt Mousse

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Baking Chez Moi is the type of dessert I love for a weeknight. I very rarely eat dessert on a weeknight but sometimes, If I’m headed upstairs for a few more hours’ book writing after dinner, I need a little something to keep me going. If this is … Read more

Chocolate Peanut Butter Mousse from Lynn Crawford on

eat. live. travel. write. turns FIVE!

It’s my actual birthday today and I’m celebrating with this fabulous chocolate peanut butter mousse from At Home with Lynn Crawford. Lynn Crawford is one of North America’s most popular celebrity chefs.  Known for her work in restaurants (including the highly-acclaimed Ruby WatchCo), she’s also seen on Food Network Canada (most recently, as a judge … Read more