adventures of cooking something new each week

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 […]