What to do with chipotle peppers in adobo sauce

By Thursday, January 10, 2013

It’s time to reveal my favourite ingredient from 2012 – chipotle peppers in adobo sauce! I just love these little things, and I get asked about them all the time. Here’s a quick FAQ on the flavourful, canned peppers: Q: Where do I find them? A: At any large grocery store in the Mexican or ethnic section (not ...

Julia’s Five Most Popular Recipes in 2012

By Wednesday, January 2, 2013

Wow… another year has come and gone. I feel great having completed my second successful year of blogging. But this post goes out to all my supporters and readers. As my blog continues grow and grow, I have no one to thank but you guys! So, here you have it – my blog’s five most popular recipes… ...

Sunshine Soup!

By Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Note: This post was updated in January 2014 with new photography! I’m beginning to realize that soups are the key to healthy eating. Every soup I make is so incredibly nutritious! This Nigella soup is bright, cheery and definitely healthy (and actually, most of her recipes are the exact opposite). I make a soup per week and ...

Easy Fudge and Festive Halloween Cupcakes

By Wednesday, November 3, 2010

I’ve mentioned my time at the Rose & Kettle Tearoom before, and explained that my domestic life really started there. One of the things we always sold by the cash register was a variety of fudge – chocolate, butterscotch, vanilla, maple. We’d make a new fudge every week or so and snack on it as ...