with the warming weather and the construction of our back deck in it’s planning stages, i have summer on my mind. the days of heat waves and cool drinks are quickly approaching, which means it’s time for some ICED TEA SYRUP and other tea hacks for personal and home care. iced tea syrup ingredients: 10 tea bags… Continue reading iced tea syrup & a million other ways to use tea
i was watching the kitchen on tv the other day and i saw the cutest way to make festive, marbled eggs that you can actually eat! obviously, being the chipper housewife that i am, i had to try to make an easy and appropriate easter appetizer: marbled deviled eggs. to dye the eggs, you will need: baggies… Continue reading festive marbled deviled eggs
i think i have just died and gone to salad heaven. if you can even call this a salad! i’m not sure what inspired me to whip up this homemade chicken BLT salad with honey mustard dressing and homemade garlic croutons, but i am so glad that i did! honestly, i think i just mistakenly made the… Continue reading chicken BLT salad!
another green smoothie, just in time for st. patty’s day! and just as a warning, if you are not used to green smoothies, i would try this recipe with spinach instead of kale. it has a milder taste and blends down to a less-noticeable consistency. i happen to really like this recipe and the kale… Continue reading kale & peach matcha smoothie
coffee. love it or hate it, it has become a staple in our canadian households, keeping new moms awake, exhausted employees alert and tim horton’s staff working. and, although growing up i was always a tea girl, adulthood had hit me hard in the last year and it has become a regular drink for me.… Continue reading coffeemania
today’s realization: i need to stop buying in bulk and we are running low on snacks. enter: homemade granola bars. i have never made them before, but have obscene amounts of peanut butter, chocolate chips and coconut oil and a pantry that i’d like to make my way through. i had the remainder of a… Continue reading homemade granola bars
i’ve discovered my love of matcha and had to share this recipe i came across for a [dairy free] matcha latte. it is the perfect monday pick-me-up to get some goodness in before a long week. note: although this recipe is “dairy free”, i do in fact consume dairy but i also enjoy almond milk and it’s… Continue reading [dairy free] matcha latte recipe