Mocha, Chocolate Chip Banana Muffins

Have you ever had a muffin and thought that it's the best thing you've ever tasted?  Well, these muffins are those.  They are packed with serious yumminess and will leave you wanting for another. Just like banana bread, these muffins are the savior of for-gone bananas.  Or perhaps this is what bananas are truly meant [...]

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Opera Cake

My favourite cake to make is Opera Cake.  Made with coffee flavoured buttercream and dense, rich ganache all beautifully layered between coffee soaked torte.  It looks super elegant and very sophisticated, but underneath all that glam is some straightforward, delicious goodness.  If you're hankering for a mocha fix, this recipe has got you covered. Now, [...]

Café Hunting on the Toronto Lakeshore

No matter the weather, finding a nice café to enjoy a good ol' cup of joe can be one of the small but great joys of life.  The smell of coffee brewing and all the tasty treats baking in the oven can turn any day into a great day.  Toronto has thousands of cafés and [...]