An Interview with NZ Winemakers, Chris and Cath Archer | JOIY Wines

Today's interview is an exciting one for wine-nerds and distillation geeks! We're going deep on yeast with JOIY Winemakers, Chris and Cath Archer. Wielding 30 years of winemaking experience from Australia and New Zealand, Chris has spent most of his adult life drinking and studying wine. This summer, I got to spend some time with … Continue reading An Interview with NZ Winemakers, Chris and Cath Archer | JOIY Wines

Recipe Box: Spiced Pumpkin Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting – a collaboration with Staub Canada and Elin.ca

In the final instalment of our pumpkin collaboration, we will be making dessert! We chose to make this spiced pumpkin cake because it is easy to whip up and can feed up to 10 guests - once you taste this you'll want to save it for only guest (yourself) but the choice is yours!  I … Continue reading Recipe Box: Spiced Pumpkin Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting – a collaboration with Staub Canada and Elin.ca

Recipe Box: Cozy Up Pumpkin Chili – a collaboration with Staub Canada and Elin.ca

* Scroll to the end of this recipe to find out who won our Staub Pumpkin Cocoette!  Happy Hump Day, everyone! Hope your week is going amazing so far. This week is month-end in the accounting world so I've been pretty MIA on social media but I am alive! This week, we are making a … Continue reading Recipe Box: Cozy Up Pumpkin Chili – a collaboration with Staub Canada and Elin.ca

Recipe Box: Pumpkin Breakfast Muffins – a collaboration with Staub Canada and Elin.ca

Now that I’m pregnant, I can no longer get away with skipping breakfast in the mornings. I mean, baby has to eat! If you work with me, you’ll know that mornings are just not my thing! I can burn the midnight oil at every month-end with no problem but juggling to make breakfast along with … Continue reading Recipe Box: Pumpkin Breakfast Muffins – a collaboration with Staub Canada and Elin.ca

Recipe Box: Halloween Punch Bowl featuring FRESH Wines

This past weekend, my friends and I got together at our friend Devon’s house to carve pumpkins, barbecue and drink wine. One thing I love about Autumn is that we can still do activities outside such as pumpkin carvings. Some of my friends have serious talent! Take a look at these pumpkins! The highlight of … Continue reading Recipe Box: Halloween Punch Bowl featuring FRESH Wines

Recipe Box: Spiced Pumpkin Soup – a collaboration with Staub Canada and Elin.ca

With Halloween just around the corner, I have really been feeling pumpkin-themed foods lately. Pumpkin cake, pumpkin lattes, mashed pumpkins – you had me at pumpkin! Additionally, with October 26 being National Pumpkin Day, what better way to commemorate our favourite harvest squash than with a recipe (and giveaway) in celebration of all things pumpkin? … Continue reading Recipe Box: Spiced Pumpkin Soup – a collaboration with Staub Canada and Elin.ca