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Birthday Cake for Kieran

I made this cake from the scratch. Using a Japanese cooking site, I made a sponge cake and decorated with fresh cream, canned peach and fresh strawberries.

Kieran loved it!

Cooking & Baking

Blueberry Cheesecake

We had a pot luck party with some friends so I made blueberry cheesecake.

Blueberries are so cheap here in British Columbia! I used a lot of locally grown blueberries.

Cooking & Baking

In Praise of Parsnip

A bit like carrots, but sweeter and starchier, parsnips are wonderful winter vegetables.

I’m not certain when I first ate parsnip, but I know I’ve eaten a lot of it. 397 more words


Gluten Culture

“I’m allergic to gluten-free.”

That’s my son’s line when people ask.

In part, it’s true; he’s allergic to buckwheat, which is often used in gluten-free products. 192 more words


Home Baked Cookies

Let’s call this a short but definitely sweet blog post.

It’s my last week of being placement and uni free until August and so I wanted to spend some time making… 747 more words


Instant Pot Pork Carnitas

So, I am relatively new to this Instant Pot thing. My mom gave us one for Christmas, and I must admit, I was a tad apprehensive of this thing. 735 more words

Cooking & Baking

Makings of an amazing salad.

Ok y’all! I am the first to say that I am not a fan of ordering salads when I go to restaurants because I mean after all it is a salad…. 206 more words