Creamy Apple-Nog (aka Vegan Egg-Nog)

Creamy Spiced Apple-Nog (aka Vegan Egg-Nog)

Huh, well it seems that between a Pumpkin Upside-Down Cake last week and a twist on Egg-Nog this week I've unintentionally set the scene for Christmas in July. How terribly festive of me (or more appropriately what a terribly appropriate response to my perpetual complaining about how cold I am...). Maybe I should have convinced RJ to let me leave the tree up for another month. So how did I come to make a concoction named Apple-Nog (or Not-Egg-Nog as I've been affectionately calling it) … [read more]

Caramel Pumpkin Upside-Down Cake

Caramel Pumpkin Upside-Down Cake

There's a story somewhere in my head about life turning upside-down. It may be a story about the decisions you make that lead to life swerving left instead of right, and left ends up being so very right. Or perhaps a story about … [read more]

Lemon, Coconut & Passionfruit Popsicles

Lemon, Coconut & Passionfruit Popsicles

  When one makes bowls and bowls of meringue and swiss meringue buttercream for a completely insane cake, one is left with a container of egg yolks. And when one is left with a container of egg yolks one has little other option … [read more]

In My Kitchen July 2015

In My Kitchen: July 2015

It’s once again time for In My Kitchen and as per usual this is a collection of things from the past month — a small snippet of those seen over on Instagram — in loosely interpreted categories and no particular order… As always I’m linking up with … [read more]

Decadent Chocolate Mousse

Insanely Decadent Dark Chocolate Mousse

Let it be known that roughly once a week since January my husband has asked for chocolate mousse. Let it also be known that roughly once since January I week I rolled my eyes and ignored his pleas. But the man is nothing if not quick on his feet … [read more]

Pear, Macadamia & Coconut Baked Oatmeal

Pear, Macadamia & Coconut Baked Oatmeal

It's no secret that I'm a bit of a porridge fan. I've been known to eat it for dinner as often as I do for breakfast -- because anytime is a good time for porridge if you ask me. RJ however won't touch it with a ten-foot pole, well not in the … [read more]

Persimmon, Goat Cheese & Thyme Tartine

Persimmon, Goat Cheese & Thyme Tartine

Remember my Radish & Butter open faced sandwich ramblings? Insert that here, but with two kinds of persimmons, goat cheese and thyme. Or if you're in the mood for a bit of information read on -- because not only am I a geek at heart but until … [read more]