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May 2016

  • Macarons in Vancouver

    Macarons in Vancouver

    Strawberries & Macarons

    I don’t remember the first time I bit into a macaron, but I’ve always been in love with the delectable dainty treats. A good macaron is special; light, airy and fragranced with a crisp crackly shell and smooth sweet filling. I remember standing in line at the Ladurée on the … Continue Reading...

  • Baked Potato Falafel

    Baked Potato Falafel

    Baked Potato Falafel

    My friend N will be passing through Vancouver on her big North American vacation this summer. I’m really excited; we have a date to make these baked potato falafel, but with sweet potatoes. N and I met a few years ago trying on Maison Margiela boots at one of the … Continue Reading...

  • Travelogue | Weekend in Portland

    Washington Park Stairs

    Downtown Portland | the whinery

    Spring Magnolia - Portland

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    Downtown Portland Signs

    I love weekend getaways. I literally live off that rejuvenated feeling I get after being some place different for a few days. Luckily for me, I live a hop and a skip away from cities and towns ripe with endless exploration opportunities.
    We spent a weekend in Portland last month, … Continue Reading...

  • Whole Wheat Cardamom Rolls

    Whole Wheat Cardamom Rolls

    Whole Wheat Cardamom Rolls

    I brought a brioche pan with me from vacation a few years back; a round fluted tin with sharp edges that I am yet to use. I envisioned a lot of bread making that year, and there was this brioche recipe I wanted to try so badly, it justified getting … Continue Reading...