Pre-owned Local Shops

The holidays are approaching and I keep thinking to myself, how can we reduce our waste this season? One way to reduce our waste this holiday season is by gifting pre-owned presents. If you think about it, every pre-owned garment purchased means one less new garment being produced. Each new item produced requires an immenseContinue reading “Pre-owned Local Shops”

Baked Pumpkin Donuts Recipe

I feel that it’s required to bake pumpkin treats during the fall because they are ample during this season. I based my recipe off of the Baked Pumpkin Doughnuts Recipe from the Food Network by Valerie Bertinelli. I did however, make some adjustments and added a cinnamon glaze to the donuts. First and foremost, youContinue reading “Baked Pumpkin Donuts Recipe”

Ginger cake recipe

I was at a reception recently and ginger cake was one of the dessert options. It was my first time trying it and I fell in love. Fast forward to this week – I wanted to recreate the scrumptious dessert and found the perfect recipe for it! Based mostly off Once Upon a Chef withContinue reading “Ginger cake recipe”

Blueberry Crumble Tart Recipe

I had some wild blueberries in my kitchen, although not enough to make a pie. I decided to fuse two recipes of together, pie and crumble in one. Since blueberry pies contain few ingredients, I wanted to mix it up a bit and add in some oat and cinnamon crumble. The fusion yielded very pleasantContinue reading “Blueberry Crumble Tart Recipe”

Favourite Dark Chocolate Brownie Recipe

I have been using the Epicurious brownie recipe for a few years now and without a doubt, the brownies have always been a hit! They are rich, dark chocolate and almost flourless brownies. I am, personally a fan of dark (70% or more) chocolate. I have made a few changes to the recipe and includedContinue reading “Favourite Dark Chocolate Brownie Recipe”

East Coast Canada Trip

I had the lovely opportunity to visit the Maritimes for a second time recently. My first time out east, I was a bit too young to enjoy all it has to offer. Although, I do remember that the ocean was frigid and I went swimming regardless. I also remember having an amazing lobster roll (orContinue reading “East Coast Canada Trip”

The vintage charm of boutique manors

There’s just something about vintage and restored manors that are so enticing. There’s a story in every piece and such a rich history. The Perth boutique manor hotel is an absolutely stunning establishment. When you enter the property you will see lush gardens and a large stone building. The scenery and decor make you feelContinue reading “The vintage charm of boutique manors”