Month: January 2019

Week 4: Everything Bagel Sandwich

Week 4: Everything Bagel Sandwich

I wanted to make a nice weekend breakfast for Luke and I – something a little fancier than our usual rushed weekday fare but nothing that would take too long or involve extensive clean-up. I’ve had this recipe for an everything bagel sandwich bookmarked for…

Week 3: Sweet Potato Gnocchi

Week 3: Sweet Potato Gnocchi

The first time I had gnocchi was when I worked at an Italian restaurant in Halifax, and I was blown away by these pillows of pasta perfection. How had I been missing out on these my whole life?! Unfortunately for me, my expectations were set…

Week 2: Roasted Cauliflower Soup

Week 2: Roasted Cauliflower Soup

It’s really starting to feel like winter this week. As in, brrr! What more could anyone want on a cold winter’s day than a hot cup of soup? Well, perhaps some warmer weather, but considering this is Canada, I opted for the soup. When I…

Week 1: Falafel

Week 1: Falafel

After much deliberation, what to make for my first blog post came down to choosing something I’d like to eat. And man, do I ever love falafel! For those who haven’t tried them, they’re delicious little chickpea balls seasoned with tasty herbs and spices. Often…

Welcome to Try Something Yum!

Welcome to Try Something Yum!

With a new year comes new opportunities. While I’m not one to make resolutions per se, I do like to think about things I’d like to accomplish. Cooking more meals at home often seems like an elusive target, so this year I’ve decided to try…