Horchata & Rum Horchata Cocktail

Time: 8 – 12 hours “They say that time heals everythingThey say that with alcohol you forget everything” Music Selection: Christina Aguilera – La Reina Ingredients: 4 cups whole milk 2 cups water 1 ¼ cups rice (uncooked) ½ cup toasted slivered almonds 2 cinnamon sticks (more to garnish) ½ cup brown sugar 1 Tbsp…

Roasted Pumpkin Puree

Time: 1 hour I’ve got my mind set on pumpkin pie – and I mean the really good pumpkin pie that comes with roasting and pureeing the pumpkin! AND lucky us, it is November 1 and we have fresh pumpkins! This puree can be used in so many recipes, but our favourite is to have…

Viennese Apple Strudel

Makes: 8 – 10 slices My mom and I used to have a Christmas tradition, when I was growing up in Northern Alberta, to watch “The Sound of Music” during Christmas break. I knew every word to every song… Last year, I watched it again with my kids and realized that although I had sang…