Strawberry Rhubarb Streusel Muffins

  Strawberry Rhubarb Streusel Muffins. Also known as, a delicious way to use up the rest of your rhubarb and strawberries! But that would make for an long awkward title, and we aren’t Buzzfeed so…just kidding…sort of.   Alright, let’s talk about these muffins for a minute. They are chock full of strawberries and rhubarb, […]

Twillingate

  This past June, Nicole and I took a little minibreak to explore Twillingate, a little town nestled in Notre Dame Bay, along the north coast of the province. Spoiler alert…good times were had.   Once an important centre of industry for the commercial fishery, Twillingate retains it’s outport charm, though tourism now plays an […]

Honey Banana Cinnamon Rolls

  These Honey Banana Cinnamon Rolls are gonna knock your socks off. For reals, they even have pecans (if you aren’t allergic) in the filling! We spent a while perfecting the recipe and it’s absolutely delicious. Forget making banana muffins to use up overripe bananas, make these instead. Be careful though, they disappear fast, you […]

Vietnamese-Style Rhubarb BBQ Shrimp Skewers

  It may be summer in most parts of the world, but because of a late spring, we are still enjoying springtime foods.  That includes these Vietnamese Inspired Rhubarb BBQ Shrimp Skewers.  We absolutely love rhubarb, it’s tart and bright and pairs perfectly in sweet dessert with fruits or in savoury meals with different meats.  […]

Summer Vegetable Bake

  This Summer Vegetable Bake is currently my favourite way to eat vegetables. Typically I’m not one for salads, unless they are fancy, but I am definitely here for cooked veggies. Because unless they are fresh from the garden, cooked vegetables taste sooooo much better. At least to me (Nicole) they do. The chance for […]

How to Spend Three Quality Days in Tuscany

  Ahh Tuscany. You can never set aside too much time to spend in this beautiful region. From the sun kissed, rolling hills to the bustling city of Florence, there is something on offer for every kind of traveler. Read along to hear our suggestions of  how to spend three quality days in Tuscany. This […]

Canadian Old Fashioned

  While you can’t go wrong with a classic old fashioned, we reckon you should give our Canadian Old Fashioned a try. We certainly aren’t reinventing the wheel here, but sometimes a little change can be for the better. So what makes it Canadian? Why the maple syrup and Canadian Rye Whisky, of course! It’s […]

Oceanside Spring Picnic

  Oh boy, we’ve got a treat for you today! We’ve got not one, but 3(!!) original recipes in this post. And best of all, they are perfect for a little oceanside spring picnic. All recipes are portable and can be fully prepped beforehand.     There’s nothing better than fresh, seasonal food enjoyed outside […]

Cheesy Corn Grits with Maple Bacon

  Cheesy corn grits with maple bacon and poached eggs.  Maybe not something you’d think to make for breakfast off the top of your head (at least in Newfoundland), but definitely something you should try.  This recipe is for the savoury breakfast lovers.  The ones that die for a good brunch on the weekend.  I […]

Strawberry Aperol Smash

  Happy Weekend Everyone! Who’s ready for a Strawberry Aperol Smash??  Today we have a delicious, easy cocktail that takes minimal bar skills to make.  Perfect for when you feel like a having a pretty, fancy cocktail, but without the crazy effort.   This little summery delight is just 3 simple ingredients – Aperol, orange […]