Whole Wheat Double Chocolate Spiced-Pear Muffins

Whole Wheat Double Chocolate Spiced-Pear Muffins

Poor, poor pears. They are such an underrated fruit. They get passed over for all the crisp apples and creamy pumpkin that abound this time of year. I think the only time I have ever really been tempted by pears was when we were living in Norway. We were camping in the Fjords and came across… 

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Cinnamon-Raisin Quick Bread

Cinnamon Raisin Quick Bread

I recently received the 100 Days of Real Food cookbook to review, I’m sure you’ve all come across Lisa and her blog at some point or another. If you’re interested in eating real food and avoiding processed food, her blog, and book, are an amazing resource. When I first started flipping through the book I got… 

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Make-Ahead Breakfast Rice Pudding

make-ahead breakfast rice pudding

Waking up to hot summer mornings with the windows wide open and warm air already filtering in, the last thing I want to do is make a hot, long and laboured breakfast. Anything to avoid making the house heat up faster is my breakfast of choice in the summer. While I love a good granola… 

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Eggs Benedict & Asparagus Breakfast Skillet

Eggs Benedict and Asparagus Breakfast Skillet

This recipe is for the savoury-breakfast-loving mothers out there. Although I seem to post mostly sweet breakfasts on here my true love lies with the salty breakfast. When I was thinking about the type of breakfast that I would want for Mother’s Day two things came to mind eggs benedict and a breakfast scramble. So… 

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(Easy Gluten-Free) Flourless Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Mini Muffins

flourless peanut butter chocolate chip mini muffins

I can’t let Mother’s Day pass by without sharing a gluten-free recipe, as my own mom eats gluten free, and a lot of my friends mom’s do too. These muffins are so simple that even little kids can make them (with help from Dad of course), everything gets thrown into the blender, scooped into mini… 

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Whole Wheat Carrot Muffins with Maple-Brown Sugar Cream Cheese Glaze

Whole Wheat Carrot Muffins with Maple-Brown Sugar Cream Cheese Glaze

Hopefully you haven’t had enough of carrot cake inspired treats yet because I’ve got a gooder for you today. I shared this healthy yet decadent muffin on Simple as That over Easter weekend. Are you familiar with Rebecca of Simple as That? If not, you should be. She is great at capturing the beauty of life… 

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Whole Wheat Sourdough English Muffins

Whole Wheat Sourdough English Muffins

Breakfast will always hold my heart. I love every meal of the day, don’t get me wrong, but the meal I get the most excited about eating is breakfast. Call me crazy, but when I menu plan I include breakfast too. I can’t handle eating the same thing every day for breakfast. There are too… 

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Whole Wheat Lemon Loaf with Rhubarb-Strawberry Ripple

Whole Wheat Lemon Loaf with Strawberry Rhubarb Ripple

It’s officially spring! Woot! Woot! It’ll be a while before all of the spring produce is fully in effect (seeing as we just got a fresh dump of snow) so I wanted to celebrate with something that could me made now to usher in the change of seasons and celebrate the new produce that is… 

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Light & Crispy Honey-Almond Granola

Light & Crispy Honey-Almond Granola

We are granola obsessed in this house. Last winter I was making practically a new flavour every month. Then one day I bought a package of granola from the store that claimed to be light and crisp. After one bowl I knew I needed to up my granola game. It really was light and crisp… 

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