Spinach & Artichoke-Stuffed Spaghetti Squash

By Wednesday, August 20, 2014

This is one of those times when I took something perfectly healthy and made it completely and utterly BAD ASS. Yes, I said ass. On the blog. Hopefully my 12-year-old Goddaughter isn't reading. Sooo this healthy thing isn't exactly going so well. Are you surprised? I mean, I was on vacation for basically two weeks. And that ...

Breaking news: The best Jalapeño Popper Dip ever!

By Monday, March 5, 2012

For those of you who are new to my blog, you should know one thing – as a former journalist, I don’t use “breaking news” light-heartedly. I only pull it out for the most incredible, delicious, life-changing recipes. This dip is one of them. I love jalapeño poppers. They are one of my favorite snacks. I have ...

Pizza Dip (The Search for the Perfect Dip – Part 1)

By Saturday, February 18, 2012

It’s the same at every party or get-together – the dips are always the first to go. Nacho dips, layer dips, spinach dips… if you bring a dip, rest assured it will be eaten. They are often the most popular food item at a party. Dips are my personal favourite, particularly if they are cheesy or ...

Authentic Guacamole

By Monday, May 9, 2011

This post has been updated as of September 2014 with new photography!  As most of my readers know, I have had some pretty in-depth exposure to Mexican cooking. Starting at the end of second year university, I got a job (thanks to my dear friend Talia Isabel) at Feleena’s Mexican Restaurant in the Glebe. I worked – ...

Yummy Dill Pickle Dip

By Thursday, February 10, 2011

Obviously if you make this recipe it doesn’t have to be for book club, but that’s what I did. Clearly. I would also like to note that I considered tweeting Snooki from Jersey Shore about this Dill Pickle Dip because I know how much she loves pickles. I still might do it. Fact. Dill Pickle Dip ...

Pea & Avocado Hummus

By Friday, September 10, 2010

It’s amazing to me that I haven’t mentioned her before, but I have a bit of an obsession with a certain very beautiful British chef: Nigella Lawson. There are many reasons why I love her. I discovered her TV show “Nigella Express” about a year ago, and was completely taken with it. Her recipes are simple, ...