Tag Archives: pears

Soothing Oven-Stewed Pears Infused in Tea (vegan, free of gluten & dairy)

My motto for the holidays is straight-forward and always the same: keep it simple. Keep it simple, simple, simple.  That extends to business events, outings with friends and family, holiday parties, and naturally, it also extends to food. Earlier this fall, The Honest Leaf in Toronto sent me samples of three of their tea blends […]

8 Oatmeal Toppings to Jazz Up Your Winter Breakfast

8 Oatmeal Toppings to Jazz Up Your Winter Breakfast - Canva

It’s no secret that I love breakfast [exhibit #1, exhibit #2 (and a favourite), exhibit 3], but what might be a secret is how much I love oatmeal for breakfast. When the weather dips below what I consider “normal human temperatures”, oatmeal never fails to save the day! Make it sweet or savoury, experiment with […]

Baked Oatmeal with Caramelized Pears and Cranberries

Baked Oatmeal

Well hello! Rise and shine, it’s time for breakfast! It’s sometimes true what they say because breakfast IS the most important meal of the day. This is true for several reasons, including the fact that breakfast literally allows us to “break the fast” from not eating anything all night long. If you put the right […]