Chocolate Doughnuts with Vanilla Coconut Cream Icing

We’re still hanging out in Back to School week here on Chronicles of Passion.  Partly because I’m going back to school myself (and after a 3 year hiatus, I’m giddy with excitement), and partly because it’s just that time of yearRead more…

3 Spice Poached Peaches

If you’ve hung out around here enough, you know that I’m all about the herbs and spices and lots of fun, eclectic flavour combinations.  More often than not, if it’s not something you think would go together, I’ve probably triedRead more…

Cauliflower Buns

I’ve been thinking about cauliflower buns for a long time.  I don’t know what it is, but somehow I just can’t resist the opportunity to add in more veggies.  And when I get to combine veggies and bread, it’s likeRead more…

18 (Healthy) Back to School Recipes

I remember growing up and hearing the words “next week you go back to school.”  It’s the equivalent of telling a kid “next week your rent is due.”  And after those words were spoken, the looming day was inevitably precededRead more…

How to go Solo: Tips and Tricks for Running and Working out on Your own

I’ve always been a solo runner.  I love the freedom of coming and going as I please, running longer or shorter if I want to, and mostly, just the time alone, lost in my own thoughts and in my ownRead more…

How to Start Running

I have been running for so many years now, that sometimes I forget what it’s like to be at the beginning.  I forget what it’s like to have never run before and to suddenly just be staring running in theRead more…

Coconut Peach Muffins

I’ll take the cold for running any day, but when it comes to fruit and seasonal produce, you just can’t beat the summer.  If the heat and humidity allow the abundance of peaches and berries and kale all around thanRead more…

Twice Cooked Balsamic Sage Vegetables

Sometimes simple is better.  Sometimes we don’t need big fancy recipes with lots of ingredients and arduous instructions.  We don’t need dishes that require lots of dishes and 2 hours of prep time.  And as much as I can beRead more…

Whole Body Workout

Earlier this week in my Link Love post, I alluded to something known as the Repeated Bout Effect, offering you an article in the link love post to read up on it. Essentially, Repeated Bout Effect is when your bodyRead more…

Coconut Banana Bread

There are a few things at home that I hate running out of. They’re the things that when they are gone, that’s how I know we need to go for groceries, or they’re the things that cause me little miniRead more…

Chocolate Beetroot Brownies

You may disagree, but personally I think, that you can never have too many brownie recipes. And the more I create and experiment with, the more I want to create, because each one is better than the last. My coconutRead more…

Cinnamon Raisin Breakfast Cookies

I’m always on the fence as to whether I want my cookies to be crispy or soft and chewy. And what kind to have. Chocolate chips? Los of crunchy nuts and seeds? How about peanut butter? With Oats? And thenRead more…