The Nog-Casian (A Spin on a White Russian) - Eggnog Cocktail -

Eggnog Christmas Cocktail: The Nog-Casian

I’m not the kind of dude to complain too much about her rug. …Okay I am. But I have white shag fucking carpet. Not my call – that was totally my landlord’s decision. But I am the kind of dude that WILL complain about having to drink eggnog. Gross. I know that for some people […]

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Cranberry Double Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe -

Cranberry Double Chocolate Chip Cookies

Seriously. Who needs milk when you got wine to serve with your cookies? If you ask me, Santa won’t complain. Because baby, Santa likes his wine. Sure, we’d have to be a bit concerned about his drinking and driving because let’s be honest, he just doesn’t know when to say no, does he? I mean […]

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Delightful Dairy Free Cinnamon Sweet Potato Vegan Cookies Recipe -

Delightful Cinnamon Sweet Potato Vegan Cookies

I am madly, unequivocally in love. …With vegetables. Aren’t you?? As a pure born and braised – err, raised – Albertan I like my meat too. Don’t let me “steer” you wrong here. I’m no vegan. Or even a vegetarian. Anymore. Sure, I’m pretty conscious of my meat intake. Especially to ensure I don’t eat […]

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Gin & Tonic Recipe -

The Best Gin and Tonic You’ve Ever Drank. Drunk?

Ring ting ting a ling too! That’s the beautiful sound of silver and gold clanging together in the forest where Burt Ives lives. It also just so happens to be the same sound the shot glass makes on a metal serving tray. I know, I know. Every food blogger who mixes cocktails is serving their […]

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Spiced Red Wine Poached Pears & Creamy Ricotta Recipe -

Spiced Red Wine Poached Pears & Creamy Ricotta

It isn’t up for debate – it’s a proven, medical, scientific, dictionarial fact: Second hand shops are pretty much the best places ever. Okay, maybe not. Truth be told, they aren’t quite the sexiest places on the planet. I often find them to be the exact opposite of that. I don’t know if it’s the […]

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She Eats Hipster Holiday Menu and Holiday Playlist -

A Hipster Holiday Party Menu (and Playlist)

It’s official. I’m a hipster. If the fact that I live in Kitsilano, wear red lipstick and dark nail polish, have antlers on my coffee table, live green, live on Instagram, bourbon is a fixture in my daily routine, and just got a sleeve tattoo didn’t solidify this, the (impulsive) action of downloading of the […]

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2012 La Stella Fortissimo Review -

Wine Review: La Stella Fortissimo, 2012

What do you crave when the weather turns a wee bit chilly? Okay, I’ll go first: Cardigans and fuzzy tights. Evenings tucked up in front of a fire with your Grandmother’s knitted blanket. Jeff Goldblum. Err…. Yeah. Jeff Goldblum. Circa 1993. Red wine. All of the above. It’s no secret that I like my bourbon. […]

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Butter Baked Goods Cookbook Giveaway -

Butter Baked Goods Apple Bacon Cheddar Scones + A Giveaway

You know what makes carbs better than carbs? Nothing. Unless nothing is bacon. And cheese. And apples. Then that’s probably better than carbs. As long as carbs are involved. Mmmmm…. carbs. It’s no secret that I’m not much of a baker. But I try. Because I love carbs. And now that I have a mint […]

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