Fresh Prep Vancouver

Homecooking Simplified with Fresh Prep

Not too long ago, I was contacted by the meal prep company Fresh Prep to see if I was interested in trying out their services.  Fresh Prep is a local company that provides a meal ingredients delivery service where each delivery comes with all the ingredients along with the recipe you choose to make a […]

Strawberries & Cream Whoopie Pies Recipe

Summer is far upon us!  In celebration of the season, the Dairy Farmers of Canada has partnered up with chefs to come up with easy awesome recipes that utilizes the goodness of Canadian dairy products and local, in-season berries!  One such recipe are these delicious, chocolatey Strawberries & Cream Whoopie Pies created by chef Julian […]

Squid Ink Pasta with Garlic Prawns and Fiddleheads

Having been at the EAT! Vancouver festival for all three days, I was able to curate a lot of goodies from different vendors.  Tonight’s dinner involves two ingredients that we purchased. We’d never tried squid ink pasta before so when we saw Tonnarelli Seppia Nera (an egg based squid ink medium noodle) at the Bosa Foods stall, we bought a […]

Roasted Cauliflower Steak Recipe

I am a big fan of cauliflower, whether it’s raw with dip or cooked with seasoning.  However I always find that it is quite a hassle to dismantle a head of cauliflower, so for dinner tonight I decided to do it roasted cauliflower steak style. We were recently sent some seasoning samples from Spice Sanctuary, […]

Guacamole Recipe – Healthy and Addictive

Mexican food is in my top 5 national cuisines, so you bet your cojones I’ve had my share of guacamole.  And out of all that guacamole, this healthy recipe handed down from my mother (and slightly tweaked by me) is the best guacamole recipe I’ve tried.  Better than any restaurant, better than any recipe.  Yes, […]

Rudi’s Gluten-Free Tortillas Recipe & Review

May is Celiac Awareness Month, so to help raise awareness we are bringing our readers who suffer from celiac disease a delicious gluten-free recipe made with Rudi’s Gluten-Free tortillas.  Plus we’ve created a brand new gluten-free category!  We were recently invited out to an event at Las Margaritas where Rudi’s gave us some information about […]

Fig Spread Recipe – No Added Sugar!

I gotta admit. Fresh figs underwhelm me. They always look so appealing and promising but when I bite into one, aside from the apparent and plain sweetness, there isn’t much flavor to them. Hitman loves them fresh but I just don’t get it. Dried figs, however, are a whole different story. Soft, slightly chewy with […]

Home-cooking: Heart Cinnamon Rolls Recipe

I prepared these adorable heart-shaped cinnamon rolls for dessert for our Valentine’s night dinner. As usual I found a super easy recipe online, this time from the Pillsbury website itself! Ingredients: All you need is a can of ready-to-bake cinnamon rolls. Make sure it’s the regular rolls not the mini ones, as reviews seem to […]