Recipes – Storytelling – Delicious Photos

November 17, 2013
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Pumpkin Coconut Soup

  Something odd has happened lately: all I want to eat is Asian influenced dishes. Growing up in Vancouver this isn’t wildly surprising since examples of excellent food from every imaginable Asian locale is available. I have sushi on the … Continue reading

August 29, 2013
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Chocolate Cherry Coconut Cookies

Back to school is just around the corner! That means that lunch box and after school snacks are a consideration again and there is no sweeter lunchtime treat than cookies. These petite chocolate cherry coconut cookies are a cinch to … Continue reading

April 6, 2013
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Raspberry Coconut Macaroons

I recently read an article that suggests that the centre of the Milky Way may taste distinctly like raspberries and smell like rum. The very idea makes me smile – what could be better? “Astronomers searching for the building blocks … Continue reading

July 6, 2012
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Coconut Steel Cut Oats with Blueberries

I’m sneaking this recipe in right before the weekend, because even though it might be roasting hot where you are, it’s also likely still blueberry season and I couldn’t let this tasty breakfast slip by undocumented. I just couldn’t. I … Continue reading

March 10, 2012
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Coconut Lime Macarons and Mojitos

What do you do when there’s no room in the calendar or the bank account for a tropical beach vacation during the darkest, wettest, coldest months of the year? You bring the tropics to you! Since making the original batches of … Continue reading

June 17, 2016
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Vanilla Bean Thumbprint Cookies

When I was in my teens I worked the counter at a small bakery. They made some amazingly delicious things, one of which were birdnest cookies: a sturdy yet crumbly shortbread cookie covered in toasted coconut and a deep red … Continue reading

June 6, 2016
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Dreamy Frozen Avocado Lime Tart

I make no secret of disliking the heat of summer. And that’s coming from an almost lifetime resident of Vancouver, a city with one of the mildest climates out there. It was 34C here today and it made me a … Continue reading

June 4, 2016
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Tropical Green Smoothie

Summer is by far my favorite season to cook in. Everything is fresh and vibrant and in turn it makes us feel fresh and vibrant too. We just moved house to a beautiful riverside condo and it’s making it easy … Continue reading