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Roasted grapes and brie crostini

Whenever there is a holiday approaching, my mind goes straight to food. There’s no better time to release your inner chef; to try the recipes you’ve been pinning all year. People usually forgo their day-to-day diets, fully prepared to indulge in some of life’s greatest food pleasures.

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How to make the creamiest risotto in under 30 minutes

Whenever I make risotto, it’s because I am in the mood to make risotto. It’s one of those dishes that requires your care and attention, but in the best way possible. The scent of browned butter, sweet onions and wine cooking together will take you to another world.

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Roasted Eggplant Parmesan

You may have picked up in previous posts that I am trying to eat more vegetarian meals. My main reason is because I want to add more fruits, vegetables, nuts and legumes to my diet. I realized that I rely way too much on meat + carbs and often neglect to add any sort of veg to my dishes.

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Coconut Chickpea Curry (& baby’s first foods!)

My baby boy started eating FOOD! You must know that cooking is my love language. It gives me great pleasure to feed the people I love. I also love to eat. So it’s my mission to introduce my baby to all the amazing flavours this earth has to offer.

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Homemade Cheese Stuffed Pizza

This summer I discovered the beautiful art of making homemade pizza. I love pizza. But the thought of making it myself felt daunting. Until I went to a potluck dinner and saw my friend Troy whip up an amazing pizza meal in 30 min.

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Pad gra prao (Thai basil beef)

I’m not a fan of breakfast food. I was never into the whole ‘cereal and milk’, ‘toast and peanut butter’, ‘english muffin’, sort of thing.  Often times I would just skip breakfast entirely – which is problematic seeing as numerous studies keep pointing to the importance of starting your day with a healthy breakfast.

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Chewy, crispy chocolate chip cookies

Oh the classic chocolate chip cookie. What is it about this basic treat that brings so many good feelings to the heart? You must know what I am talking about. It’s that magical feeling that happens in our minds when we take a bite into that gooey,

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Spicy Salmon Patties

Last month I spent a week living with my grandma. I got to watch her as she made fresh paratas using three kinds of flour; rolled out dough for homemade pizza; boiled milk for fresh yogurt; and clarified butter for our morning oatmeal.