Sourdough – Take #1

If you follow my Instagram account, you will have seen that I started a sourdough starter about a week and a half ago. This was quite the learning experience! I had NO IDEA that you could just start the starter without yeast. Since I am a big fan of King Arthur Flour, I used the…

Cinnamon Puff “Pancake”

In my household, we really like cinnamon. I think it makes really great desserts and breakfasts. This recipe can be used for either! A few years ago, along with some friends, we went “cabin-ing” in Michigan. While out there, we went to a tiny little restaurant that served what was called a “Dutch baby.” It…

Peanut Butter Banana Protein Fluff

A few months ago I learned about a new healthy treat called protein fluff. Basically you take some whey protein powder and throw it in a food processor with a small amount of the milk of your choosing and some frozen fruit. I used 1 scoop of vanilla whey protein, 50 mL of almond milk,…

Roasted Red? Pepper Soup

One of my very favorite kitchen gadgets is my Vitamix. I have had it for about 2 and a half years. I use it basically every single day for a morning green smoothie. If you are on the fence about getting one, do it. But I do recommend trying to buy one of the certified…

Chickpea Spinach Masala

When I saw this recipe pop up in my latest Fine Cooking magazine, I knew I had to try it. I’ve shied away from making anything with even remotely Indian flavors as I was always afraid it would take too long and then at the end I would mess it up and it wouldn’t taste…

Fresh bread anyone?

For my first “real” post, I thought I would write about one of my very favorite kitchen electrics. My Breville bread machine. I’ve had it for about 4 years and its still of of my faves. Since I bought this, I think I’ve only bought one loaf of bread. It makes baking fresh bread SO…

Hello, my name is ___ and I’m a Kitchen Gadget Junkie.

  If the title applies to you, then you are in the right place. Throughout the years, I’ve had multiple food & recipe blogs, but I’ve never kept up with them. Now that I am an “adult”, I think I will try again.  I’ve always been really into food, but now that I have my…