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Ricotta Gnocchi

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You’ve heard plenty from Kay in the past month. She is kind of like our third person here in our blog, and we enjoy her delectable adventures in the kitchen. Here she is again sharing her tried and true delicious ricotta gnocchi recipe with brown sage butter. Yum! 

I would say when I was helping her make this dish, that it wasn’t really an “easy recipe”. Easy in terms of execution, but it can be time consuming. But, like Kay always say, “It’s worth it.” Those 10 minutes of eating makes it all worth the effort of the preparation. … Read more

posted by on May 3, 2013 in Easy Recipes
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Earl Grey Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

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How’s spring treating everyone? The weather has been pretty wonky here in Vancouver. Lots of rain, but there’s also days like these that are just utterly beautiful – complete with clear blue skies! As we promised in our 1-monthsary as a blog, we were going to blog about the different DIY projects and recipes that we did for our little party. Today, we’re sharing our Earl Grey cupcakes (Rebecca, it’s the post you’ve been waiting for!). 

 

A little background about the Earl Grey cupcakes. I’ve never been much a tea or coffee person. I grew up … Read more

posted by on April 15, 2013 in Easy Recipes
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How to make Macarons | French Macaron 101

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Hello everyone! We want to introduce our lovely new guest blogger Jasalyn Thorne from Jasalyn Thorne Photographers! Jasalyn is a super talented, multi-awarded Vancouver-based photographer with a heart for crafting. We’ve always been in awe of her photos – from weddings, to babies and families, even to products! And her down-to-earth and approachable personality completes the package. Enjoy this delicious (and oh-so-very-pretty) post on how to make macarons!

The French macaron has been one of the most challenging things I’ve ever attempted to bake. I’ve been making these tiny delights for almost 2 years now and I still kneel … Read more

posted by on April 10, 2013 in Easy Recipes
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