This weekend, we celebrated Thanksgiving. I may live in the USA, but I’m Canadian, and Thanksgiving happens in early October! We’d decided early on that we’d be having a ham ...
A while back – in my pre-gluten-free days – I went one a big muffin making kick. I’d make all kinds of muffins, a different flavour each week – lingonberry, raspberry-nectarine, cardamom-pear, apple struesel… and they’d serve as breakfasts for the week. Once going gluten-free, I know I’d need to come up with a great […]
Ever since posting about it a few years ago, this post about the wedding favours my husband and I made for our wedding has been one of THE most popular entries on this blog. Not only was it a cool idea for wedding favours, it would also work well for birthday parties, graduations, and more! […]
A couple weeks ago, we bought a smoker. After having made proper back bacon, we just HAD TO. That first day of smoking things, we went a little nuts: A couple kinds of sausage. Poblanos. Peanuts! A chicken (that one didn’t go so well, though). The big standout from the day? Smoked Jalapeno Poppers. These […]
Going to keep this short and sweet: I’ve finished the costume that I’ve basically been keeping secret for the past month or so! A little while ago, I decided that I wanted something really epic to wear to the premiere of Battle of the Five Armies. Something new, something DIFFERENT… I’d go as Smaug! I […]
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 how many people brought them up as one of the foods they miss most, when going gluten-free! This recipe actually prompted one of my favourite […]