Blushing Gimlet

Chick Flick and Ice Cream Day. Raised Expectations Day. Okay Fine I’ll Try Match Day. Love it or hate it, Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. No matter what your feelings are towards the 14th of February, I’m certain this cocktail will make your day a little bit sweeter. This ‘Blushing Gimlet’ is inspired by a cocktail I recently had and fell in love with. Herbaceous rosemary perfectly complements refreshing… View Post

Pumpkin Spice Coffee

First off, Happy National Coffee Day to my fellow coffee-lovers out there! As if we needed a national day to celebrate everyone’s favourite beverage (okay, other than wine). It wasn’t until I went to nursing school that I developed a full blown coffee addiction. Getting up at the crack of dawn and dealing with things bodily fluids , that should not be mentioned here, will do that to you! Since then, my… View Post

Peach and Blackberry Pie

I thought it would be appropriate to make my first official re-launch post a food post seeing as food is a bit of an obsession for me. Furthermore, peach pie is probably my all time favourite dessert. Something about juicy peaches and flaky pie crust just says summer to me. With summer is drawing to a close (insert tearful emoji here), and peach season wrapping up, I figured that there… View Post

Going Nuts for Nut Milk

I have been drinking almond milk for a while now, usually in my smoothies or coffee. I don’t follow a dairy-free diet but since I have been on a bit of a weight loss kick lately, I have swapped out my usual skim milk for almond milk. It is much lower in calories than regular skim milk  (especially if you get the unflavoured and unsweetened type). I had heard of… View Post