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New York City By iPhone

A couple of months ago I spent an amazing long weekend in New York.  My mom, sister, and I headed to the Big Apple to enjoy a weekend of shopping, eating, and wine drinking.  We really managed to accomplish all we set out to do!  Here are a few of my favourite hightlights from the trip. … Continue reading

Gluten-Free Carrot Cake Breakfast Cookies

I tend to be a creature of habit and I can easily and fall into a boring breakfast routine of eating the same thing every. single. day.  I am making it a personal goal this year to gather inspiration from blogs and from Pinterest for fun and healthy ideas to mix things up! These cookies … Continue reading

Fall Favorites

I am a faithful reader of Emily Schuman’s amazing blog Cupcakes and Cashmere.  I always look forward to her Five Things post on Fridays so  I felt inspired to share a few things that I am loving right now. A new steer skull my mom recently picked up at a second hand store on 4th Avenue.  I love the look of it … Continue reading

Steel-Cut Overnight Oats

This has to be the simplest way to make steel cut oats.  Throw all the ingredients into a mason jar or tupperware, mix well, and place in the fridge overnight.  In the morning you will have a hearty healthy breakfast packed with fiber, vitamins, and nutrients… in a jar (no cooking required)!  This is certainly … Continue reading

Turkey Pumpkin Chili

This is a unique twist on classic fall comfort food.  This chili freezes really well and is the perfect thing to make on a Sunday so you can enjoy it all week.  Pumpkin adds a sweet, nutty flavour and also provides a serving of vitamin A.  So what’s so good about vitamin A?  Vitamin A is amazing … Continue reading

Lobster Macaroni and Cheese

Fall is my favorite season of all.  This means it’s time for cozy sweaters, crisp sunny days, crunchy apples, and home-cooked comfort meals.  To kick of this new season, I am making the ultimate lobster macaroni and cheese.  I know that normally the things I make on this site are pretty healthy, but sometimes you gotta splurge and … Continue reading