Monthly Archives: April 2016

That time I ate a car …

To be honest, I didn’t exactly eat a car, but I did eat many delicious things that were made of the same biomaterials that Ford is using in automotive research and production. As food editor of Ottawa At Home magazine … Continue reading

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Breakfast Polenta with spiced apple compote

I love oatmeal for breakfast as it’s so hearty and satisfying, but sometimes it just seems a little boring, especially when you eat it often. Swapping in cornmeal for oats is a great way to shake up your morning routine. … Continue reading

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Corn Muffins with Blueberry Cream Cheese Filling

These delightful muffins are super tasty and also a little more satisfying than some recipes which don’t have a lot of substance. It’s the corn that makes the difference, adding both flavour and fibre. Take note that this recipe calls … Continue reading

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Maple Crème Brûlée

2016 is proving to be a great year for fans of maple syrup, according to the Ontario Maple Syrup producers’ blog. A recent post states, “In Ontario, the maple syrup processing season has shaped up to be a fantastic year … Continue reading

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Coconut Mango Biscuits

A childhood favourite, baking powder biscuits remain one of my go-to breakfast treats. I love to make a batch often in the morning as they’re quick and easy. I usually enjoy one or two then tuck the rest in the … Continue reading

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Gluten-free chewy chocolate walnut cookies

I came up with this recipe to replicate a favourite treat available at a neighbourhood coffee shop. It’s perfect for anyone who cannot tolerate gluten or dairy but craves the rich taste and texture of traditional brownies. I suppose these … Continue reading

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