Category Archives: Breakfast/Brunch

Egg Yolk Ravioli


No, this isn’t vegan. It’s definitely a special occasion type of dish. For brunch. And it’s well worth the time and effort! Continue reading Egg Yolk Ravioli

Blueberry Oat Muffins for four


Because sometimes you only want a small batch. Because you only want to make enough that will last a few days, or as a snack to take to work, or just to simply eat a couple.

While I enjoy making a whole tray of muffins, sometimes they’re just left to go stale, or no one eats them all (correction: I don’t eat them all), or you forget about them…

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Vegan Earl Grey & Orange Scones


When I used to work for Starbucks, I hated earl grey tea. As a barista, we needed to try all drinks in order to be able to recommend  pairings. I couldn’t stand the peppery taste of earl grey (what I taste prominently), and wasn’t the fondest of the London Fog drink. Fast forward 7 years, and now I love the drink and the tea.

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Vegetarian Quiche


I’ve always been a lover of brunch, so I’m constantly looking for new recipes to make for lunch. Waffles has been a staple, as has been crepes. My best friend came over, and I suggested we could cook the meal at home. This time, I wanted to try my hand at quiche, since I don’t recall ever doing it on my own. Plus, who doesn’t like a good hearty quiche – packed with protein from the eggs, and wonderful veggies, and a delicious crust. Continue reading Vegetarian Quiche

Chocolate Teff Porridge


I’m a little late, but Happy New Year! I hope you’re enjoying your 2015 so far. Wishing you all a great year ahead with lots of delicious food.

I know we’re already halfway through January, and I haven’t been able to keep up with my blog, but rest assured that recipes are on its way – bear with me 🙂

I’m sure some of you might still be detoxing from holiday eats. Or maybe you want to incorporate new meals. Well, I’ve got one protein-packed breakfast item for you: teff porridge. Continue reading Chocolate Teff Porridge

Gluten-Free Zucchini Pancakes


Hopefully you guys remember my carrot cake waffles recipe from awhile back. Even though I haven’t had waffles in a while, I wasn’t really in the mood to bring out the waffle iron…it takes a lot of cleaning, and I’m the laziest person as you recall in my last post 😛

Since I hadn’t made any pancakes in a while, I thought I would post a recipe. You could say that this pancake recipe is inspired by carrot cake, only using zucchini as the star ingredient. Continue reading Gluten-Free Zucchini Pancakes

Cardamom & Rosewater Biscotti


What day is it today? I turn 25. Quarter century. Where is the time flying?

I don’t have any birthday-themed recipe today, although I am having an afternoon bbq tomorrow, and I am making the full menu 🙂 Perhaps there will be some recipes I will share later on.

Yup, so I’m still going on about the cardamom & rosewater flavour combination. I started going through a phase where I was putting it in my oatmeal (YUM!), and making more donuts. This time? I was inspired to make biscotti. Continue reading Cardamom & Rosewater Biscotti

Buckwheat Crepes


So, I haven’t really done any pancake recipes yet, because you all know my love for waffles. Well… I’m here to change that. And as my first pancake recipe, I decided I would make gluten-free crepes. Impossible right? Nope, it’s quite simple! (I feel like some people would disagree). Continue reading Buckwheat Crepes

Cookie Butter Waffles

You might wonder why there isn’t a picture… unfortunately, I seemed to have lost the photos for this post and the next, so apologies for that!

You probably remember my post on cookie butter banana muffins last week. Well, I decided I would use the rest of my cookie butter in waffles. It was the most natural thing to do, right? In all seriousness, this recipe turned out great!

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Cookie Butter Banana Muffins


Some of you might be asking what the heck is cookie butter. Well, it’s a spread with a consistency like peanut butter that’s made up of crushed cookies called speculoos. It’s almost like a gingerbread sugar cookie, is how best I can describe it. It’s a very popular cookie made in Belgium usually to celebrate the feast of St. Nicholas, and the spread has become very popular.

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