Easy Strawberry Vanilla Vegan Crepes

After the crazy first week of college that I’ve had, I could use a batch of these deliciously light crepes. Hi! It’s been a while, I know. Quick update: I have since relocated to Philadelphia. Pennsylvania in the USA from Zimbabwe to start college at the University of Pennsylvania! How’s the first few weeks of…

How to Plan Your Mother’s Day Breakfast In Bed

Greetings all! Welcome to the first of a series of posts that focus on all things outside the kitchen. Think hosting dinner parties, sustainability and food security, DIY projects and basically everything else that’s on my mind. Today, we’ll be talking about setting up an epic breakfast spread for Mother’s Day. For all my regular…

Vegan Coconut Carrot Cake Pancakes

It’s D-Day for my mother’s vegetable garden. It’s that wonderful time of year when everything is ready for harvesting. This week, we have homegrown spinach, carrots and onions gracing the pantry. How beautiful is this produce?  It was only appropriate that I used our carrots to make something special, and as Mother’s Day is right…

Lemon Ricotta Blueberry Pancakes

Happy Shrove Tuesday! Personally, I don’t need an excuse to make pancakes on any day. Soft pillowy cakes of heaven layered with a sweet berry sauce, what could be possibly be better on this planet?! Last year, I dedicated a post to all things pancakes and gave you my science-backed top tips for the BEST…

Easy Peasy Lemon Crepes

Everybody always talks about whether pancakes or waffles are better. Nobody ever bothers to include crepes in the equation. The answer became obvious to me this week: crepes would always win. Crepes have the flexibility of an Olympic gymnast. Breakfast or dessert, sweet or savoury, hot or cold, crepes have got your back. The French…

How to Get The Best Saturday Morning Pancakes

Everybody loves pancakes. I have never met anybody who said they didn’t and was telling the truth. The words hate and pancakes do not even belong in the same sentence. And I owe it to my love of pancakes to write up this post for anybody who’s looking to take their pancake game from 0-100…

Red Velvet Ricotta Buttermilk Pancakes

THIS IS LIFE. So I’m only slightly obsessed with red velvet, just slightly. In the 3 winks since I purchased my first bottle of red food colouring, I’ve only made this recipe like 5 times, a batch of red velvet cookies and a cake. ¬†¬† Totally not obsessed. So I’ve been working in my test…

Citrus Dutch Oven Baby Pancake 

This idea came to me by total accident.     Last Saturday, I was running errands with my boyfriend when I decided that I really wanted flowers. A huge bouquet of brightly coloured fragrant beauties. And at the same time, it was 10 am and I still hadn’t eaten breakfast. I know, I know, that’s absolutely…