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Category Archives: Comfort Food

And So It Begins.

Written on October 7, 2010 at 12:30 am, by

The 2010-11 NHL season begins today for the Toronto Maple Leafs. How am I feeling? Nervous. Excited. Worried. Optimistic. Hopeful. And hungry. Hockey makes me hungry. That’s why I decided to host a little hockey event for all the food bloggers out there that love their hockey. On Saturday nights, when we’re watching Hockey Night  Continue Reading »

Magazine Mondays: Berries!

Written on August 2, 2009 at 9:26 pm, by

I’d like to thank everyone for all of the wonderfully kind comments I received to my last post about how I’ve been experiencing a bit of a lull in the kitchen department recently. Trust bloggers to always cheer you up! As a way out of the doldrums, I’ve decided to keep things simple and to  Continue Reading »

WCC # 26: Rice Pudding with Dulce de Leche

Written on March 26, 2008 at 3:33 pm, by

When I saw that my sweetie Lis was hosting the latest edition of the Weekend Cookbook Challenge (originated by Sara of i like to cook), I knew that I had to find time to participate. Between work and the Easter holiday, this past month has been a busy one to say the least. But I  Continue Reading »

The Midnight Snack of Champions

Written on April 26, 2007 at 12:29 am, by

It’s hard to believe that a little over a month ago I barely had time to even talk to my family, much less blog. The long days and even longer nights put in at work seem but a distant memory. And yet it was only a month ago that I would stumble into the house,  Continue Reading »

Comfort Me with Rice Pudding

Written on November 13, 2006 at 6:56 pm, by

Today would be a day that I would describe as the "typical" Autumn day. Not "the perfect" Autumn day … the typical one. Grey skies, leaves blowing here and there, quiet, and chilly, bordering on cold. A "perfect" Autumn day would have been basically the same, except the gray skies would be lightened by the  Continue Reading »

Weekend Cookbook Challenge #10: Monsieur Mandoline Escapes!

Written on November 3, 2006 at 9:44 pm, by

Madames et Messieurs, I bring you shocking news. Je ne suis pas Cream Puff! I am not Cream Puff! Ze girl that you know as Cream Puff has gone out of ze house. She has gone to ze … ummm … magasin??? How do you say that in English … oh yes … store. Cream  Continue Reading »

Le Patatine Fritte: Dishes of Comfort

Written on October 24, 2006 at 8:30 am, by

I’d like to thank all of you for your birthday wishes. I had a wonderful day and was thrilled that you enjoyed the White Chocolate-Raspberry Tart. I was hesitant to post about my birthday as I felt it might be a bit over-the-top. But I couldn’t resist sharing my special tart for my special day.  Continue Reading »