On Asian Eyes and S’mores Cookie Bars

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I don’t watch The Talk but I couldn’t miss all the chatter last week about Julie Chen’s big announcement. *Gasp* she had plastic surgery to make her eyes look less Asian. I’m sure you’ve all seen her before and after … Continue reading

Chocolate Cheesecake Guest Post from Hip Foodie Mom

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Did that pic grab your attention? It should’ve. This beauty is brought to you today by the letter A, as in the amazing, awe-inspiring, audacious Alice of Hip Foodie Mom. Alice and I are friends in every sense of the … Continue reading

Chocolate Toffee Sea Salt Brownies for Whatever Ails Ya

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October has been a long ass, exhausting month. Which is a shame because I love October. I love it so much I chose it as the month to get married in. My one-year wedding anniversary with the Husband is swiftly … Continue reading

Orange macadamia dark chocolate cookies for #SundaySupper

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It’s been an insane couple of weeks up in here. No time to sleep, cook, clean, bake, blog, or breathe! It’s all go go go go go and then come to a screeching halt at the end of the day … Continue reading

Peanut butter pretzel truffles for a #SundaySupper tailgate party

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This week’s Sunday Supper is devoted to all the tasty foods appropriate for a tailgate party. Football definitely doesn’t have the same kind of hardcore following here in Vancouver than it does in the US (I don’t dare speak for … Continue reading

My favourite chocolate cake

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Kate Moss famously stated in a 2009 interview, when asked whether or not there were any mottos that she ascribed to: “There’s ‘Nothing tastes as good as skinny feels.’” Sorry Kate, but My sentiments exactly. I could wax on and … Continue reading

A rainy day experiment: a peanut butter chocolate cookie bar

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Lately, I’ve been reading a lot of autobiographies by famous chefs and industry people. I find their lives fascinating and of course, I love reading about food. I blitzed through David Lebovitz’s A Sweet Life in Paris months ago. Then … Continue reading