Monthly Archives: July 2014

Summer baby gem lettuce salad with orange maple vinaigrette

I generally don’t limit myself to certain food groups or try to go on a all-protein, no carbs diet, or any other diet fads. While it may work for others, it would fail miserably on me. I love my food … Continue reading

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Blueberry lattice pie

  Who can say no to a berry pie? I know I can’t –  especially once I take a whiff of that intoxicating aroma while it is still in the oven. I love the summer berry season and even in … Continue reading

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Orange chiffon cake

It’s chiffon cake Tuesday! This time I’m sharing my orange chiffon cake recipe. I have to say it’s slowly becoming my favourite chiffon cake flavour though it is extremely difficult for me to pick just one.     This orange … Continue reading

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Greek island hopping: Milos

This is the final installment of my island hopping adventures in Greece. We departed from Santorini for the lovely island of Milos by ferry. After a long ferry delay, we managed arrived in Milos long after the sun has set, … Continue reading

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Chocolate and maple granola

I love having chocolate, especially dark chocolate. Despite my innate love for chocolate,  I usually stop myself for having chocolate and anything chocolate for breakfast especially when chocolate makes up fifty sixty-five percent of the ingredients. That’s until I discovered … Continue reading

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