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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Southwestern Chickpea Salad with BBQ Dressing

BBQ Chickpea Salad

I’m about to share one of my most crave worthy salads of all time. Are you ready? In my house it’s no secret that Mom’s favourite food consists of Mexican/Tex Mex/Southwestern flavours. So this salad is just bound to be a favourite. It starts off with some chopped romaine and southwestern-style veggies – bell peppers, tomatoes, avocado, and… 

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Easy Chocolate Ice Cream (Vegan, Dairy-Free)

Easy Chocolate Ice Cream (Vegan, Dairy-Free)

I’ve gotten into the habit of making almost all of our ice cream recipes dairy free. I like knowing that when they’re stashed away in the freezer, if we get company, (pretty much) everyone can indulge. I usually still go the custard route but I was feeling lazy over Christmas break and had promised Max… 

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Easy Peppermint Truffles & Instant Hot Chocolate (dairy and processed-sugar free)

Easy Peppermint Truffles & Instant Hot Chocolate (dairy and processed-sugar free)

It will definitely be a white Christmas over in our neck of the woods. We’ve got enough snow to go around, and each day, we’ve been trying to get out and enjoy it in some way. On cold blizzard-y days we might go for a short walk, on warmer days we might hit the slopes… 

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Caramel-Pecan Chocolate Ripple Ice Cream (Dairy Free)

Caramel-Pecan Chocolate Ripple Ice Cream (Dairy Free)

A couple weeks ago I celebrated my birthday. My hubby and mom cooked up a steak dinner with all the trimmings and I took care of dessert. My parents are gluten and dairy free so I knew I wanted to make cake and ice cream that they could enjoy along with us. I love dreaming up… 

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Indian Dosas – Daring Cooks

Indian Dosas

I love the Daring Kitchen. This group gets me making things that I would never have thought to try. I enjoy making authentic recipes from around the world and being stretched out of my comfort zone. Even if I make something that I probably won’t make again it is worth it to be able to say… 

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