Peppermint Patties

Peppermint Patties

One thing I absolutely LOVE about the holiday season is all the peppermint flavoured stuff. I love candy canes, peppermint patties, peppermint hot chocolates… gawww so delicious. Every year, I go on some sort of peppermint patty kick. The Pivik sells these 3-inch ones (Cadbury? Pep?) that last me about a week because they’re so […]

Guacamole

Easy, cilantro guacamole! alimentageuse.com

Ever since I got back from NYC, I’ve been craving Mexican food pretty much every other day. So much so that I’ve been buying those No Name burritos from Pivik (it’s a convenience store at uOttawa) to get my fix. While those burritos are surprisingly delicious, I decided to find me a good guacamole recipe […]

Funnel Cakes with Vanilla Ice Cream

Funnel Cakes with Vanilla Ice Cream

DOUBLE POST! So this past week has been the best week ever. I had a steady flow of work instead of having four things due all at once (this coming week, however, not so much). I went on a little macaron spree. I baked orange macarons with chocolate buttercream, then green macarons with mint chocolate […]

French Macarons

French Macarons

I’ve been a little obsessed with macarons lately. It all started when one of my co-workers mentioned them and I thought to myself, despite all the baking and eating I love to do, I’ve never ever tasted a macaron. WHAT IS WITH THAT. To be honest, I couldn’t even fathom what they even tasted like. […]