Monthly Archives: February 2015

Pumpkin Vindaloo Pasta

A few days ago I took a venture in to Leslieville, a neighbourhood I’ve admittedly never known too much about. I always knew Leslieville as the place where the hipsters in the East end lived. Anyway, I was there with … Continue reading

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Perfect gluten-free chocolate chip cookies

It always makes my day when I go to a coffee shop and they have vegan treats — more so when they don’t just have a single treat, but they have multiple vegan selections to choose from! That’s why I … Continue reading

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Coco-Kiwi breakfast parfait

It feels like smoothies have ruled my life for the past few months. Becoming a part-time “food blogger” has made me live my life almost to a parody degree, including homemade, colourful, veggie-based dishes, a wonderfully minimalist beauty routine and … Continue reading

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Colourful Veggie Gnocchi

I’d never tried gnocchi before I was 22. Scratch that. I didn’t even know what gnocchi was before I was 22. No, wait. I had never even heard the word “gnocchi” before I was 22. My friend Chantel was working … Continue reading

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I Love My City: Grassroots

For those of you who don’t know, I grew up in a small town — Kapuskasing, Ontario — and lived there until midway through Grade 5. From then on, I lived in slightly larger places, Timmins, ON and North Bay, … Continue reading

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Coffee shop-style chocolate chai smoothie

It took me a really long time to get into any kind of specialty coffees, teas, lattés, etc. I wasn’t allowed to drink coffee until I was old enough to drive (“what else do you need to be that awake … Continue reading

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Raw chocolate crunchy cups!

My whole childhood, I would wait in that profound patience only a truly convicted and passionate child can conjure up for Christmas — but not for the gifts. Yeah, I liked gifts (what kid doesn’t?) but my actual favourite part … Continue reading

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