• Summer fresh grilled chicken tatziki sandiwch made with homemade whole wheat bread
    Lunch Sandwich Snack

    Chicken Tzatziki Sandwich

    I’ve been sick for more than a week now since coming back from my trip, so I’ve living off soups, teas, and whatever Kevin has so kindly prepared for me. The lack of variety…

    June 27, 2016
  • Breakfast Pancakes

    Lemon Ricotta Poppy Seed Pancakes

    I think I have finally figured out how to make the fluffiest and custardiest (is that even a word?) pancake ever! E.V.E.R.!  I wasn’t really planning on making this into a recipe because I…

    January 31, 2016
  • Christmas Dessert Holiday

    Rumnog Pound Cake

    I think it’s safe to say that this Rumnog Pound Cake is freakin’ delicious! It was an absolute hit at our Christmas get-together and whatever wasn’t eaten, was eaten by Kevin and me. To…

    December 30, 2015
  • Butter Tart Squares
    Dessert Snack

    Nan’s Butter Tart Squares

    Oh baby, these delectable, ooey, gooey Canadian treats will have you in tears as you eat them. My nana used to make these all the time for holiday get-togethers with the fam-jam. She usually…

    December 20, 2015
  • Matcha and red bean ice cream filled dorayaki.
    Dessert Japanese Snack

    Mini Ice Cream Dorayaki

    Hi I’m Emi and I’m a recovering ice cream-aholic. Kev and I have been on a serious late night ice cream streak lately, although delightfully delicious it’s probably not good for the hips.  Thankfully our…

    December 18, 2015
  • Asian Dinner Japanese

    Nikujaga

    If you were to ask me what my favourite winter dish was growing up, I would definitely say nikujaga (肉じゃが). Nikujaga (meat and potatoes in Japanese) is a homey dish made of simmered potatoes,…

    December 16, 2015