Organic Coffee at Higher Ground Cafe

If you’re a coffeephile and caf√©phile like me, you will love Higher Ground Cafe in Kensington. Aside from Inglewood and 17th Avenue, Kensington completes the trio of Calgary’s “hipster neighbourhoods.” These are centres of hipster culture and arts in Calgary, and where young people flock for fad foods. Higher Ground isn’t one of those fads. […]

Delicious Chinese Pastries at Rainbow Bakery in Chinatown

Rainbow Bakery Calgary is hands down one of my favourite Chinese bakery in Chinatown. This bakery is a nice introduction to Chinese baked goods if you’ve never tried it before. The bakery is located inside Dragon City Mall in Chinatown, and they’re usually open the whole week (except Mondays). The store itself is quite messy, […]

Vegan Whole Wheat Chocolate Chip Cookies

Growing up, I LOVED chocolate chip cookies…to the point that it was deadly. I am now vegan, but that still doesn’t curb my appetite for chocolate chip cookies. So, to make it a bit healthier and vegan, I made these vegan whole wheat chocolate chip cookies! My favourite kind of chocolate chip cookies were the […]

Vegan Black Bean Brownies with Beets

In pursuit of converting my favourite recipes vegan, I made a healthy but delicious vegan brownie recipe for my vegan and health-minded friends. This brownie is still indulgent and I only make once in a while, but it’s still a healthier step from the traditional brownies. My secret ingredient? Black beans! Black beans act as […]