Gluten Free Poptarts Recipe (Toaster Pastries)!

Poptarts are one of those things that satisfy some weird need for childhood comfort food every once in a while… even though they aren’t actually really that good. It’s funny ...

Grownup Hot Chocolate & Hot Cocoa

The weather here has been pretty miserable for the last little while – TONS of rain, heavy winds, and pretty cold on top of it. Many of my friends have ...

How to Make Haggis (in North America, Anyway!)

A bit of a weird (TMI?) note here… my body is kind of weird, and I have ridiculous needs when it comes to animal protein, B vitamins, iron, etc. If ...


Wild Rice & Sausage Stuffed Peppers

After the past few months of takeout, convenience foods, and generally processed ...

Roasted Beet Ketchup Recipe

I’m back from my recent vacation to my hometown (Winnipeg). It had ...

Biscuits and Gravy… MY Way!

Shortly after I moved to the US, I heard of “biscuits and ...

Fennel Chicken and Sausage Soup

Here we are, the final recipe to result from last weekend’s super ...

French Canadian Pea Soup

Ah, pea soup. I love French Canadian style – loved it when ...

Boozy Fun with Fresh Citrus Fruit

It’s a great time of year to purchase citrus fruits. Not only ...

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Creamy Creole Pasta … Gluten-Free!

This weekend, amidst dealing with ALL OF THE PEPPERS (more on that later this week!), I had a weird craving. I really wanted creole food… but then I also really wanted pasta. I think the change in weather lately just put me right in the mood for pasta, for something creamy… but also loaded with […]

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On the 50th Anniversary of Star Trek

With the official release of Hedonistic Hops just a week away, I participated in an author interview yesterday… and subsequently kicked myself for one of my answers. The question was something like “If you were stranded on a desert island, what 3 books would you want to have with you?”. Without hesitation, my reply was […]

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Mushroom and Goat Cheese Braid with Balsamic Glaze

A couple weeks ago, one of my friends shared a post from the local renaissance festival. The post described a fancy dinner they were having, which included a description of a mushroom puff pastry thing. I made a comment about how I was pretty meh on most of it, but would like to spend some […]

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Rainbow Salad with Carrot-Ginger Dressing

Last week, I was doing my social media chores on Facebook, when I came across an ad for some takeout place way down south. I have NO idea why it was in my feed – driving 12+ hours for takeout isn’t reasonable! – but it featured a photo of a salad that I needed in […]

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Wild Rice and Edamame Salad (Gluten-free)

Just realized it’s been slightly over 2 months since I posted anything – whoops! It’s been pretty insane here, between Convention season, the upcoming release of Hedonistic Hops (Pre orders now available!), and development work on Beyond Flour 2. I’m here with a new recipe now, though! When my husband had to go vegetarian a […]

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