Monthly Archives: January 2012

when life gives you corn, make corn tortilla pie

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This past week I embarked on a new diet regimen. I started eating gluten-free. You see, I have been experiencing a myriad of body aches with muscle and joint pain, along with fatigue and brain fog. Numerous sessions of physiotherapy, … Continue reading

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rustic delight: turnips dauphinoise

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I’ve recently decided to include vegetables such as turnips, rutabaga and celeriac into my cooking regimen. You see, I always avoided these unfamiliar root vegetable at the market simply because I had some vague recollection of disliking them as a … Continue reading

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making dough: roasted garlic – leek focaccia bread

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Guess who’s getting creative with dough? Yes, me! The person who stated they were wary about yeast. Well, I did it again. I made focaccia bread this weekend. It tasted so good that I ate three of those pieces you … Continue reading

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crispy crust: sausage & mushroom pizza

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On New Year’s Eve I made a pizza. Big whoop, right? Who can’t make pizza? However, I also made my own pizza dough! It wasn’t my first time making dough from scratch but it was my first time in a … Continue reading

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atchoo! ginger-garlic-lemon tea

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Are you coming down with a cold? Seems plenty of folks celebrated the holidays under blankets cradling a box of kleenex. I thought I had escaped the dreaded cold bug going around these past 2 weeks until last night when … Continue reading

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