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Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

I wanted to bake during yesterday’s snowstorm, but we lost electricity! It was kind of nice to just slow down and not have anything to do all day.  However, as soon as the power came back this morning, I went straight to work in the kitchen. My favorite thing about baking? Getting to enjoy the… Continue reading Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

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Pumpkin Spice Muffins (Vegan)

I give you part 3 of the Honey and Cardamom mini breakfast series.  It took me a while to get here, as I spent most of last week prepping for the Thanksgiving dinner I hosted on Sunday.  For American readers – we Canadians celebrate Thanksgiving in October 😉 Needless to say, I was more focused… Continue reading Pumpkin Spice Muffins (Vegan)

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Peach-Raspberry Crumble for Two

Some of you may remember me writing about the “Pie of the Month Club” we have at our house.  In recognition of Dhiren’s insatiable love of pie, I promised to bake him one new pie each month as a Christmas gift during our first holiday together, and 6 years later he has had a steady renewal… Continue reading Peach-Raspberry Crumble for Two

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Vegan Strawberry Banana Muffins

I’m back!!! I missed you all so much!!! It’s been a crazy month of traveling, receiving house guests, spending time with relatives visiting from other countries, studying for exams, etc.  I am so glad to be back to recipe testing and blogging.  I missed having this creative outlet every day, missed the sense of community… Continue reading Vegan Strawberry Banana Muffins

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Final Week #Osgcookbook Challenge

Well, I’ve crossed the finish line and boy did I end this challenge with a bang!  This week I had the great honor to receive a shout-out from Angela Liddon herself on the Oh She Glows website!  Check it out here.  Angela wrote; Hey Ashley, I’ve been following your #osgcookbook challenge, and I’m super impressed… Continue reading Final Week #Osgcookbook Challenge

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Week 16 #osgcookbook Challenge

It is very bitter sweet to be approaching the end of this challenge.  I now have only 8 recipes left before I finish the beloved Oh She Glows cookbook! While I am excited and proud looking back at all the recipes I’ve made over the past few months, I am also sad that in two… Continue reading Week 16 #osgcookbook Challenge

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Week 15 #osgcookbook Challenge

Oh my, 15 weeks have really flown by! I cannot believe I have only twelve recipes left before I finish this entire Oh She Glows cookbook! I’ve learned that cookbook 2 is coming out sometime this Fall, so perhaps I will start a whole new challenge then… we shall see 🙂 This week was a…. hmmmm…..… Continue reading Week 15 #osgcookbook Challenge

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Week 14 #osgcookbook Challenge

This week concludes the Entree chapter of the Oh She Glows cookbook! Hooray! Keep reading for a summary of my favorites from this section.  I’m still spreading the word about this book every chance I get.  This weekend, we spent a lovely afternoon with some friends at their new home.  I was asked to bring a snack… Continue reading Week 14 #osgcookbook Challenge

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Week 11 #osgcookbook Challenge

I’ve fallen behind on my posts about the Oh She Glows challenge.  It’s not that I haven’t been busily making four new recipes a week – in fact, I’ve been doing even more than that! It’s just that the process of making the food, photographing it, editing those photos, and then posting it all has… Continue reading Week 11 #osgcookbook Challenge

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Easy Peanut Butter & Jam Squares

Committing to going vegan has made me think a lot about childhood comfort foods.  Not because I’m pining away for them, but because I am determined to continue eating them – just veganized! I’ve been dreaming up ways to make a vegan mac n’ cheese all week.  Mmmmmmm…. cheeeeesssseeee…. I promise to share as soon… Continue reading Easy Peanut Butter & Jam Squares