Europe Trip 2016 – A Look Back

Europe Trip 2016 – A Look Back

It’s crazy to think it’s been a year since Dean and embarked on our epic three week European vacation.  This time last year was our last day in Paris before our infamous journey to Prague. Now that I’ve had a year to reflect, I want to talk about the things I loved and the things I would do different next time. British Airways is awesome. Seriously, I can not say enough how much I loved flying with British Airways.  The only downside is that as there is no direct flight to Heathrow from Edmonton anymore (thanks a lot Air Canada),

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Favourite Recipe: Chocolate Beet Muffins

About a year ago, I was running some errands and decided to hit up a local coffee shop.  I was feeling a bit tired from my training earlier in the day and knew just ordering an espresso was not going to cut it.  I took a look at what they had for food and saw a chocolate muffin (cause who does’t love chocolate?).  When I ordered it, the barista said to me “oh, you mean the chocolate beet muffin?”.  I had actually never had heard of that combo before so I was a bit hesitant but because I was hungry

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From Hating To Loving – Cauliflower

Cauliflower is a vegetable you either love or hate.  For most people there really is no in between with it.  But, can you go from hating something to loving it?  I know I did. A few weeks ago, I wrote about how I went from absolutely hating brussel sprouts, to actually loving them.  How did that happen?  I had them actually prepared properly.  Amazingly, anything can taste awful if it’s not prepared properly.  I had a duck breast many years ago and did not like it as I found it tough and hard to chew.  Fast forward to a few

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