Fabulous Foods

Easy Chocolate Truffles

These truffles really were easy to make, using only 3 ingredients and some toppings. Chopped chocolate Heating up the heavy cream Using the heated heavy cream to melt the chocolate Ready to cool For me, the most difficult part was getting it cooled enough to work with. I ended up following the recipe and sticking… Continue reading Easy Chocolate Truffles

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Creamy Tuscan Garlic Tortellini Soup

This soup is soooo delicious! I loved it so much. It was very simple to make, and so hearty. My substitution was chickpeas in place of the white beans, and it worked out fine. I didn't have any precooked chicken on hand, so I cooked a couple chicken breasts, only they weren't chicken breasts, they… Continue reading Creamy Tuscan Garlic Tortellini Soup

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Roasted Acorn Squash Mac N Cheese with Chicken

I love mac n cheese. Like I'm obsessed with it. A good mac n cheese is just so comforting, filling, hearty, and just simply amazing. This Acorn Squash mac n cheese is on another level, because it's also healthy. You want to start by roasting your squash. Cut it in half, drizzle with olive oil,… Continue reading Roasted Acorn Squash Mac N Cheese with Chicken

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Chocolate Peanutbutter No Bake Cookies

The very first time I made Chocolate Oatmeal No Bake Cookies, was in my grade 8 Foods class in highschool. I had never had them before, but they were delicious and easy to make. I've had them on and off over the years since, and have started making them when I need a chocolate fix.… Continue reading Chocolate Peanutbutter No Bake Cookies

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Kabotcha Squash Risotto with Crispy Pancetta

Now, first and foremost, this delicious recipe called for Pancetta, but I didn't have any so I substituted bacon instead. Secondly, I didn't have any white wine either so I substituted more chicken stock. The thing that I find about homemade risotto, is that it's not actually complicated to make. That being said, it is… Continue reading Kabotcha Squash Risotto with Crispy Pancetta

Brilliant Books

Wild Embers: poems of rebellion, fire and beauty by Nikita Gill

Wild Embers is a beautiful collection of poetry written by Nikita Gill. From fairyte Princesses reimagined, to descriptions of the Greek Goddesses, to poems about Feminism and Inner Strength, this collection had a tons of poems that really resonated with me. I'm going to include my favourites in this post, and hope that when you… Continue reading Wild Embers: poems of rebellion, fire and beauty by Nikita Gill

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Slow Cooker Citrus Herb Chicken Noodle Soup

Chicken Noodle Soup is such a classic soup, and I just had to find a recipe. I got this lovely chicken noodle soup recipe from Pinterest. Surprise! Haha. As you know, I love Pinterest recipes, crockpots, and hearty home cooked meals. Autumn is upon us, which means cooler weather, and soup season! This chicken noodle… Continue reading Slow Cooker Citrus Herb Chicken Noodle Soup

Brilliant Books

Across the Wall by Garth Nix

One of my most favourite triliogies from when I was in highschool, was the Abhorsen trilogy. When I first read it, it of course consisted of three books: Sabriel, Lirael and Abhorsen. Since then, the fabulous Garth Nix, has released other books, not only in the Old Kingdom world, but also revisiting some of the… Continue reading Across the Wall by Garth Nix

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Potato Salad

One thing I love about Summer, is the delicious Summer foods. And one food that screams Summer, BBQs and picnic lunches, to me at least, is Potato Salad. It's a bit time consuming to make (cooling the potatoes, chopping veggies), but well worth it. This Potato Salad recipe is fairly simple. I added a few… Continue reading Potato Salad

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Pasta Salad

This summer has been super hot, and I haven't been in the mood to cook or eat big meals. So, I have been living off of salads and fruit. It has been delicious and quite healthy 😂. I'm not entirely sure where the recipe came from. I know I googled it at some point to… Continue reading Pasta Salad