Zucchini Chocolate Chip Banana Bread with Coconut Oil

May 14, 2013

  When nothing is sure, everything is possible. ~ Margaret Drabble It’s true really that life can change in an instant. You just never know when & where you might get struck. I was thinking about this the other day on one of my weekend runs. Breathing the air around me and feeling every part of my body move, I … Read More

ShiraZucchini Chocolate Chip Banana Bread with Coconut Oil

Gluten Free Dark Chocolate Brownies

March 18, 2013

Now and then it’s good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy. ~ Robert Brault It would seem that a recipe such as this would need no intro. I mean what can I really say about brownies other than the obvious?  Delicious, chocolatey, sweet, you know…chocolatey…I think I just said that….yup, it would seem they’ve all … Read More

ShiraGluten Free Dark Chocolate Brownies

Out Of Control Peanut Butter Bars

February 10, 2013

  So I’ve definitely been holding out. All these years, right under my nose, there was this recipe. Yes, this recipe. Those of us veggie folks who grew up in these parts of the world know a thing or two about where to eat when visiting Victoria. Other than a few great spots that have popped up in recent years, … Read More

ShiraOut Of Control Peanut Butter Bars

Recipe: Simplest Cheese Biscuits

January 29, 2013

It’s been a pretty productive start to the year here. I wrote back here a few thoughts about what the New Year means to me, and also just what it could add to our lives if we  truly regard each moment as new.  Judging by the responses to that post, I am so happy to know there are many of … Read More

ShiraRecipe: Simplest Cheese Biscuits

Recipe: Easy Crusty Home Baked Bread (Baked Beans on Toast – Part Two)

October 8, 2012

Baking beautiful bread? Bread. Beauty. Bounty (alliteration today is brought to you by Cara). Today is the day! I’ve been excited about this one for weeks, that is ever since I discovered it (I haven’t stopped baking beautiful bread since that day). This was a recipe I randomly & luckily stumbled upon, and I am not sure through which medium it actually … Read More

ShiraRecipe: Easy Crusty Home Baked Bread (Baked Beans on Toast – Part Two)