Healthy Breakfast - Avocado Toast Recipe -

Healthy Breakfast: The Avocado Toast Infatuation

I have a secret that isn’t so secret. I’m infatuated with avocado toast. Yeah, right. Right? Like everybody else on the planet right now, I’m obsessed. Oh wait – is that a bandwagon going by? All aboard! Choo choo! Or if not obsessed, I’m at least in love. Or if not in love, I’m at […]

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Sweet Roasted Carrots with Kale Pesto & Spiced Greek Yogurt -

Sweet Roasted Carrots with Kale Pesto & Spiced Greek Yogurt

I’m all dried up. Or at least the community gardens are anyhow. I’m fine – well hydrated, appropriately lubricated (we’re talking bourbon, right?) and not one day older than 34. Actually, I’m 107 days older than 34 but you know what I mean. I’m all good. Healthy. Happy. Young(ish). Satisfied. Outside though the ground is […]

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Sourdough Grilled Salted Caramel Dark Chocolate Coffee Sandwiches -

Grilled Salted Caramel Dark Chocolate Coffee Sandwiches

I like to think I’m kind of a bad ass. Hence the double nose piercings, ingredients sleeve on my left arm, chest tattoo front and center, and don’t ef with me front-laced ass kickin’ boots. I listen to bad ass bands like Anti-Flag and No Means No and New Kids on the Block. Oh yeah, […]

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Salt Spring Island Mussels with Coconut Curry

Thai Coconut Curry Steamed Mussels

There’s something epically satisfying about the early morning, isn’t there? Like, if I didn’t have a column due or clients needing website work done, or recipes to test, or laundry to throw on the floor, or poop to be pooped, I’d get up at 5am and do positively nothing at all until the rest of […]

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LaStella 2013 Moscato D’Osoyoos Review -

Wine Review: LaStella 2013 Moscato D’Osoyoos

Are we all over our New Years resolutions to cut back on the alcohol yet? Yes? Okay good. Because I have a wine that’s going to right tickle your fancy. Ow ow! And for under $20 a bottle too. If that’s not a reason to celebrate something this month, I don’t know what is. The […]

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Healthy Savory Crepes with Broccolini, Mushrooms & Lemon Ricotta Recipe - She

Savory Crepes with Broccolini, Mushrooms & Lemony Ricotta

Do you ever feel like sometimes you need to get away? And not just when a hooded figure is chasing you down a dark, dank  back alley and there’s no escape but to launch yourself through an unmarked wooden door into a building you cannot name and then bust through their industrial kitchen all Bruce […]

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2014 Best Food Blog Posts -

The Year in A Nice Little Package: 2014 Best Food Blog Posts

It occurred to me as I was collecting and reviewing the posts for this year’s round up how transient a year it’s really been and how much change has happened in the span of 12 months. This year, shit happened. Literally and metaphorically. I had a melt down (in the middle of the street no […]

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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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