Cookbooks

EAT AT HOME by VOULA HALLIDAY COOKBOOK REVIEW & CONTEST

EAT AT HOME by VOULA HALLIDAY COOKBOOK REVIEW & CONTEST

Eat At Home is a pleasant surprise. This is a recent favourite cookbook of mine. It includes a selection of easy DIY blends, spices, marmalade, sauces in addition to easy recipes for soups, salads, main dishes (like fall off the bone ribs), sides, desserts and […]

Citrus Burst Energy Bars Recipe | Eat at Home Cookbook

Citrus Burst Energy Bars Recipe | Eat at Home Cookbook

Enjoy these brightly flavoured citrus bars as part of a healthy breakfast or carry them with you for a snack any time of the day. They freeze well, so why not make a double batch? This recipe comes from Voula Halliday’s Eat At Home cookbook. […]

Meatless Zucchini Bolognese | EAT AT HOME COOKBOOK

Meatless Zucchini Bolognese | EAT AT HOME COOKBOOK

Turn zucchini, butternut squash, or carrots into fresh raw pasta using a spiral slicer, peeler, or grater and enjoy the benefits of packing lots of veggies into one meal. This recipe comes from Voula Halliday’s Eat At Home cookbook.       Other recipes from […]

THE JUICE TRUCK COOKBOOK REVIEW & Contest

THE JUICE TRUCK COOKBOOK REVIEW & Contest

I love The Juice Truck. I’ve been one of their biggest fans of Ryan and Zach since the beginning when they first opened. I’ve even done their Juice Cleanse three times. That’s why I am so excited when I was sent a copy of The Juice […]

Day 11 – Minimalist Baker’s Everyday Cooking | 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway!

Day 11 – Minimalist Baker’s Everyday Cooking | 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway!

I’ve been following Dana’s blog The Minimalist Baker for quite some time now. I love all the easy, no fuss recipes using 10 ingredients or less, one bowl, or 30 minutes or less to prepare! Recently she came out with a new cookbook: Minimalist Baker’s Everyday […]

Day 9 – Vij’s Indian Cookbook | 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway!

Day 9 – Vij’s Indian Cookbook | 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway!

Vij’s is a popular Indian Restaurant in Vancouver since 1994. The name Vikram Vij should be no stranger to most Vancouverites. His restaurants won many accolades and he’s even one of the Dragons’ on CBC’s Dragons’ Den. Have you been to any of Vij’s restaurant? […]

Day 4  – Flapper Pie and a Blue Prairie Sky by Karlynn Johnston | 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway!

Day 4 – Flapper Pie and a Blue Prairie Sky by Karlynn Johnston | 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway!

Sundays are best for rolling around in bed, going to church and for baking sweet treats with a glass of milk with ice cubes! Even better if the milk itself is grass fed and hormone free too! To be honest, I don’t have much of a sweet […]

Day 4 – Bake with Anna Olson | 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway!

Day 4 – Bake with Anna Olson | 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway!

We love HGTV, Food Network and Netflix at the Lui household. And if you are like us, chances are you’ve baked with Anna Olson a handful of times. How could anyone resists baking classic chocolate chip cookies or citrus Madeleines?! Citrus Madeleines by Anna Olson […]

Our Favorite Cookbooks of Fall 2016

Our Favorite Cookbooks of Fall 2016

I woke up this morning to only 3 degree Celcius. Clearly it is time to whip up some hearty curries and stews. It was only a few months ago that I was craving wholesome salad options. But now that it’s sweatshirt season – you will […]

Our Favorite Cookbooks of Spring 2016 | Healthy Recipes

Our Favorite Cookbooks of Spring 2016 | Healthy Recipes

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Day 8 – NOPI & Simply Nigella Cookbooks | 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway!

Day 8 – NOPI & Simply Nigella Cookbooks | 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway!

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][image_with_animation image_url=”16113″ animation=”Fade In” img_link_target=”_self”][vc_column_text]It’s getting festive here! To celebrate we are hosting 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway! Each day there will be an INCREDIBLE giveaway between December 7th to 18th. We will be announcing a NEW prizeseach day! Yup! That’s right – there […]

Our Favorite Cookbooks of 2015

Our Favorite Cookbooks of 2015

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][image_with_animation animation=”Fade In” img_link_target=”_self” image_url=”16076″][vc_column_text] Closing off 2015 we have picked out a few of Our Favorite Cookbooks of 2015. Well there are new releases weekly, only have room for the best recipes well photographed food. Cookbooks are so inspiring – we often adapt to […]

Seven Spoons Cookbook Contest | Win Tara O’Brady Cookbook

Seven Spoons Cookbook Contest | Win Tara O’Brady Cookbook

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][image_with_animation image_url=”12211″ animation=”Fade In” img_link_target=”_self” img_link=”http://bit.ly/sevenspoons”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]Tara O’Brady is an Ontario-based Canadian food blogger behind Seven Spoons. O’Brady has made a name for herself for nearly ten years now with her mouthwatering food photography and unique voices in the culinary world. Her warm narratives […]

Alinea Cookbook by Grant Achatz | Obsessions

Alinea Cookbook by Grant Achatz | Obsessions

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]I had to share this on Nomss after I saw it on youtube. The coles note version is one obsessed individual that went to Chicago 3 Michelin Star Restaurant Alinea, which is a molecular gastronomy focused restaurant. Allen Hemberger then bought the Alinea cookbook and replicated […]