Lavender Banana Bread

Lavender is so in right now, and I’m so here for it. That’s why I was so excited when I saw this recipe for lavender banana bread from How Sweet Eats! But I couldn’t find lavender extract anywhere except on Amazon (and I’m really trying to limit what I buy from Amazon), plus I already …

What to eat this January

I find new years resolutions kind of stressful. Don’t get me wrong, I’m all about setting goals and intentions, looking at the things you like about your life and considering small changes that might make you happier and healthier. But I feel a lot of pressure around this time of year to FIX ALL THE …

Ice Cream Cake

I have to admit it – I’m not really much of a cake person. Cheesecake? Yes please. Special cakes with blueberries or lemon or mousse? I’m all about that. But regular old birthday cake? Not really a huge fan. Ice cream cake though? I can get on board with that. This is an ice cream …

Cranberry Coffee Cake

Ah December. The month of endless cookie exchanges, nights out, and nonstop peppermint bark. And also, eating cake for breakfast! This coffee cake is so Christmasy. It’s a sweet, moist cake with cranberries, a cranberry sauce swirl, and a crumble topping – because everything is better with a crumble topping. I love that it uses …

Vegan Chocolate Chunk Ginger Cookies

For a few years now, my favourite Christmas cookie has been these chocolatey, gingery cookies. But this year I wanted to make a vegan cookie that’s just as good as my other cookies. These cookies are based on favourites, but made vegan! They’re just as chewy, spicy, and chocolatey as the originals, but perfect for all …