all recipes zuppa e salsa / soups & sauces

    rutabaga, sweet potato & apple soup

    October 17, 2017

    it’s officially soup season! the weather has dropped below 10 degrees for two consecutive days and all i want to do is spend my days cooking over a warm stove. it marks the start of me finally embracing root vegetables, tea, and my least favourite, pants. even though you all know how much i hate winter, i can’t stop myself from getting excited about all of the new recipe ideas flowing through my mind and the prospect of spending time…

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  • all dolce / dessert recipes

    cider caramel apple pie

    it’s thanksgiving weekend in canada! it doesn’t feel like it with this weather though – it’s been warmer since october hit than it was all summer! i’m not complaining in the slightest though; the…

    October 6, 2017
  • all insalata / salad recipes

    peach panzanella salad

    summer has finally arrived! better late than never, i guess. i’m not ready to start eating squash juuuust yet – not when the hottest day of the year fell on what was technically the…

    September 25, 2017
  • all travel

    a guide to naples

    crazy, brash, loud and gritty. naples is italy’s third largest city after milan and rome, with a population of about 3 million. it’s one of the oldest continually inhabited cities in the world, situated…

    September 12, 2017
  • all travel

    a guide to rome

    roma! known as the eternal city or caput mundi (literally the capital of the world), it’s one of the most historical and iconic cities in the world, overflowing with beautiful architecture that’s withstood the…

    August 30, 2017