Cranberry Apple Cider Cocktail

Cranberry Apple Cider Cocktail

What else would you do with cranberry sauce?? If you still have some kicking over from Thanksgiving (or plan to make some for the upcoming Thanksgiving, country depending), I guess you could put it on leftovers, maybe a sandwich, or stick it in your freezer to be forgotten about… but doesn’t a cocktail seems so…

Dutch Baby with Spiced Concord Grape Syrup

Dutch Baby with Spiced Concord Grape Syrup

I can’t remember the first time I stumbled upon this recipe, but one thing is for sure I have been holding on to it for this very occasion…. I mean could there be any more perfect way to celebrate your half-Dutch husband’s birthday?? DUTCH BABY…Perfect, non? Totally worth the wait. Also worth the wait? The…

Ploughman’s Lunch

Ploughman’s Lunch

One of my absolute favourite meals is simply a Ploughman’s Lunch, basically a British-style cold meal consisting of cheese, bread, and some form of preserve, although many throw in a boiled egg and some pickled onions for good measure. Last week, I was travelling for work and happened to order one, which to my dismay…

Roasted Pear & Ginger Cocktail

Roasted Pear & Ginger Cocktail

Admittedly, I have been going a bit gaga for the king and queen of fall lately, but maybe it’s time to pay a little respect to another autumnal fav: the pear. To be perfectly honest, I don’t love, love, love pears; too soft or too mushy, um no thank you. They have to be just right with…

Pumpkin Power Bars

Pumpkin Power Bars

Have you OD’d on pumpkin yet? Is one more recipe featuring the brightly coloured gourd a little too much? I am not entirely convinced there is such a thing, but who knows…. I did not have one single piece of pumpkin pie this past weekend so my point of reference may be a little off. I apologize if…