Yogurt Bowl

I love bowls of goodness, smoothie bowls, salad bowls and now yogurt bowls! You can create it any way you like, but here’s how I made mine! MK’s Yogurt Bowl 1 cup plain Greek yogurt 1 tbsp honey  Whip yogurt and honey together with a whisk or spoon then top… Toppings: 1/4 cup pineapple, fresh…

Hot for hot chocolate

Cold days call for hot chocolate! So in honour of YYC Hot Chocolate Fest in support of Meals on Wheels,  I thought I’d make my own hot chocolate and list out the ones in the City that are a must try! MK’s Cold Days Hot Chocolate  2 cups milk (I use 2% with a splash of cream…

Delish Donuts 

These donuts are delish!! Oh & did I mention they were baked??? Ya right!!! Well, Wilton makes a donut pan for baking these round delights so I followed a Bobby Flay baked donut recipe & yum!!! I used his brown butter donut batter and then made up my own toppings for a DIY donut fiesta!! Vanilla bean…

Homemade ginger ale 

This ginger ale is delicious! Better than any store bought you can get…soooo it’s totally worth the bit of effort! It doesn’t take long but the more time you give it to meld flavours, the better it will taste!! Try it! Cheers!  Ginger ale 1 extra large piece ginger root, peeled & grated  2 lemons,…

The Halfie: half brownie, half cookie! 

I was looking for a new holiday cookie that had that “wow” factor & I totally found it!…It’s the halfie!! Half brownie, half cookie.. aka the brookie!  Delicious chocolate chip cookie meets soft chewy brownie!! Try them!!  The Halfie The Chcolotate chip half: 10 Tbsp butter, softened  2/3 cup brown sugar  2/3 cup granulated sugar …

Holiday appies are my fave 

Check out A Dash Of Sanity’s collection of 50 awesome appies perfect for all holiday parties and your yummy Christmas festivities!!  I’ve made the procuitto asparagus & it’s a total hit!!! Accept all party invites so you can bring one of these!!! Hahaha!  May your holidays be merry & bright…and full of good good appies!…

Tropical green smoothie bowl 

Blend coconut water, a handful of spinach, half a frozen banana, several pineapple chunks and the juice of an orange (or insert your fave smoothie ingredients) until thick and smooth. Top with the goodies to keep you full & satisfied…chia seeds, flax, tosted nuts, coconut & fruit!! Creat your own combos and enjoy your smoothie…

#Toastgoals

Love these toast ideas: Ricotta blueberry honey, hummus cucumber, peanut butter bacon and pesto with tomatoes & fresh mozzarella look amazing! But wait the avocado with hard boiled egg and black sesame and the apple Brie walnut look good too! K, gotta try ’em all now! Haha! So.. Happy toasting! 

Roasted veggie fries with creamy dill dip

After spending the weekend in Vancouver in some delicious vegetarian restaurants, I was inspired to make a veg dish for dinner tonight! Roasting vegetables is my favorite ’cause it brings out a sweet & bold flavour only roasting brings! I chopped the veg up in match sticks like French fries and roasted them with a…

DIY food & drink stations are so much fun! 

I love fun DIY food & drink stations!! And being in events; from mimosa and s’mores bars to cupcake, taco & waffles bars, I thought I had seen or done them all!! Hmmm not even close! Haha…So I just love Style me Pretty’s 30 mini food & drink bars…Why had I not thought of a chocolate…

Guinness brownie summer comeback! 

These are my go-to summer brownies so they seem to come out when there’s sunshine, beer & BBQ’s! So get your Guinness to be more than just beer and make brownies! The Guinness gives them a soft fudge-like centre but the top is crispy & chewy!  Don’t you want one??.. Check out the recipe posted…

Fun finds! 

Fun finds for your next party or event!!  Who thought of this?? I love how fun this is, ice cream cones with roses inside vases as centrepieces?? Only slightly more fun than the charger plates!!  Fun find creative carnival theme:  Adult colouring just stepped up a notch! An art wall is a super fun interactive event…