Pumpkin Crumb Cake

Seeing that it’s the first day of fall tomorrow I have to share a pumpkin dessert, right? Sorry to any of you pumpkin haters out there, I really love to bake with pumpkin so I make a lot of pumpkin treats during this golden sunlit autumn time of year. I still can’t get over how […]

Kung Pao Noodles

This flavorful recipe for Kung Pao Noodles can be made with chicken, shrimp, tofu or my very favorite….roasted cauliflower! A few years back, while visiting China, Brian and I took a couple wok cooking classes and got a feel for authentic Kung Pao which is the perfect balance between spicy, tangy, sweet and umami flavors. […]

VEGAN MONGOLIAN NOODLES AND VEGGIES STIR FRY IN SPICY SOY GINGER SAUCE

How about some pasta which for a change isn’t Italian style .Something minus tomatoes or cream . Something minus olive oil and herbs . Something that is bold and spicy and perfect for this rainy weather. Dinner tonight was Vegan Mongolian noodles and veggies stir fry in spicy soy ginger sauce for us . I […]

PUMPKIN SPICE CAKE~ {SCRATCH RECIPE}

I LOVE the flavors that go hand-in-hand with autumn baking. Apples and cinnamon, caramel, and pumpkin…ahhhh. This is my favorite season. ;0) – We have a few fall favorites in our recipes section, but this delicious homemade Pumpkin Spice Cake from scratch tops the list. It’s the perfect blend of spices & pumpkin…it is tender […]

Gingerbread cake with caramel biscuit icing

This sumptuous Christmas bake is covered in a decadent icing, finished with gingerbread biscuits and dusted with desiccated coconut ‘snow’. Ingredients 150ml full-fat milk 3 tbsp black treacle 225ml vegetable oil, plus a little for greasing 375g plain flour 3 tsp baking powder 1½ tsp bicarbonate of soda 375g light brown soft sugar 1½ tsp […]

TERIYAKI CHICKEN CASSEROLE

First off, I must say I have to give Carrian from the amazing food blog Oh Sweet Basil top notch credit for this fantastic recipe! If you are looking for an incredible, delicious and healthy meal to feed your family- this is it! This Teriyaki Chicken Casserole is one you’ll love and even the kiddos […]

THAI CHICKEN SALAD WITH GINGER LIME DRESSING

Today, I’ve got a Thai Chicken Salad with amazing texture and flavors, but first, let’s talk about Mommy Guilt. Now that the craziness from back to school had faded into the new normal, one of my big goals is to start working out again. I’ve mentioned many times that since becoming a Mom more than […]

VEGAN ASIAN LETTUCE WRAPS

Vegan Asian Lettuce Wraps with Sweet Sriracha Sauce are healthy, delicious and made with an incredible unique filling!!  I’m very excited to share this recipe with you today, mainly because my mind was blown when I took a bite and I immediately fell in love with these lettuce wraps. You might be thinking, is that […]