Shaved Carrot Salad with Cranberry Coffee Dressing

One of my favourite salads is the Moroccan carrot salad. Basically, it’s a simple blend of carrots, dried fruit like dried currants and a basic dressing of lemon juice. I was pondering this while reaching in a cupboard reaching for the sugar to add to my coffee one morning and saw dried cranberries nearby. I […]

Fruity Oat and Bran Muffins

I think about food a lot. And because of that, I will randomly say something when someone makes an innocuous comment. In a coffee shop, years ago, I was talking about the muffins. The person who worked there wished that the low fat muffins were softer. I open my mouth saying, “Yeah, I can do […]

Sugarplum Smoothie

When December turns into a culinary orgy of sorts, there are moments where you can reset your tastebuds and your body overall by adding healthy moments. Between the extra sugary treats and large dinners with family or co-workers, you sometimes need to simply slow down and enjoy something small. I love the old combination of […]