Top 5 Favourite Winter Drinks (Non-Alcoholic)

One of my favorite things to do during the cold dark days of winter is to curl up in a blanket with a warm winter drink. Lately, I’ve been partaking in NaNo which means I’ve consumed a lot of warm liquids (mainly teas) to keep me focused while I write throughout the day. This event has […]

Halloween Treats

I love Halloween. I hosted a party last night and I thought I would share pictures and recipes of all the treats I made! Enjoy! Hot Apple Cider (recipe at the end) Caramel Popcorn (recipe at the end) Monster Bark Pumpkin Cookies Monster Cupcakes   Apple Cider Recipe (Easy) I can’t say that I made […]

Halloween Candy Bark!

One of the easiest and fastest chocolate treats to make is chocolate barks. Chocolate barks can be made for any holiday! My favorite barks to make are for Valentine’s Day (White chocolate with Cinnamon Hearts), Halloween (Monster Bark) and Christmas (Candy Cane Bark). Basically, Chocolate Bark is chocolate (white, dark, and/or milk) mixed with other ingredients (candy, […]

Homemade Pear Crumble (Easy)

Pear Crumble Recipe: 2 Large Pears 3/4 cup of Brown Sugar 1tsp of ground cinnamon Topping:  3/4 cup of Brown Sugar 1 1/2 cups of rolled oats 1/2 cup of butter 1/2 cup of flour (Whatever kind you prefer: Wheat, Coconut, Rice). Directions: Preheat Oven to 350F Cut pears into thin slices. Mix pears, 3/4 […]

Fall Apples: Trip to Sea Cider Farm and Ciderhouse

Another wonderful trip to another Ciderhouse on Vancouver Island! Despite my allergies to raw apples, I enjoyed exploring Sea Cider Farm and Ciderhouse. A friend and I went to explore the property on the farm’s “Apple Day,” a family friendly event.  There were kids events (Scavenger hunts, pressing your own apple juice, orchards to play in, […]

Markets and Mixers

If you have been following me for a little while, you will know by now that I love local markets. I love eating all the food (or what I can since I’m allergic/intolerant to everything) and listening to live music. I love supporting local artists and farmers but most of all, I love the atmosphere […]

Frozen Yogurt Popsicle

I really wanted frozen yogurt pops but didn’t want to spend a lot of money on the boxed ones so I made my own! This recipe is super simple. All you have to do is find some Popsicle moulds (i got mine from the dollar store for cheap), frozen or fresh blueberries (frozen tend to […]

Cupcake Photo Shoot!

I’ve always been more of a muffin fan than a cupcake fan. I find cupcakes are overly sweet but I really wanted to try my hand at piping so i decided to make some. I had a lot of fun piping but I quickly learnt that I should have probably waited until the cupcakes were completely cooled […]