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A collection of my favourite recipes.

  • Butter Bombs - Keto-friendly butter bombs with just a hint of sugar to satisfy those sweet cravings.
  • Low-Carb Cheesecake - A rich, dense cheesecake with minimal sugar and minimal fuss. No water bath, no problem.
  • Chocolate Chip Cookies - Actually the best chocolate chip cookie recipe of all time.
  • Crescent Cookies - Buttery, nutty cookies. A family heirloom recipe, these were my favourite Christmas cookies baked by my great-aunts Irene and Lillian. This recipe is a combi...
  • Mountain Dew Monstrosity Dumplings - Watch out when making this recipe. It is phenomenally delicious.
  • Peak to Peak Pancakes - Also known as "dutch babies" these are the best pancakes in the world.
  • Simple Shortbread - Crunchy, buttery, melt in your mouth. Another family heirloom recipe, this simple recipe is the perfect shortbread!


Trip reports

  • Italia Venice - One week in Venice, Italy.
  • Italia Dolomites - Three weeks in Italy. Venice, hut-to-hut hiking in the Dolomites, Pompeii, the Amalfi Coast, and Rome.
  • Santa Monica - We're living in Santa Monica for 4 months in the summer of 2019. These are my notes about what we learned in the city!
  • Yosemite Glacier Point Ski Trip - A cross-country ski trip to the Glacier Point Ski Hut in Yosemite National Park over Christmas.
  • Quick Travel Tips - For tips and notes that don't need to be in their own post. St. Louis, Kansas City, San Diego, ...
  • Northern Lights In Northern Sweden - A week-long trip in Northern Sweden to catch the Northern Lights, including an 8-mile cross-country ski trip to an isolated mountain hut, then a train-ride b...
  • Hiking In Tent Rocks New Mexico - A 3-hour hike through a slot canyon, with incredible rock formations. An hour outside of Santa Fe, New Mexico, this hike starts out going through shallow san...
  • Angel Island State Park Camping - A 24 hour camping trip with gentle hikes and spectacular views.


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