Simple Pan Roasted Halibut

Simple Pan Roasted Halibut

Wow! I don’t think I’ve ever been more ready for the seasons to change than I was this year. That was the longest, snowiest winter I ever remember. But, finally Spring seems to be here to stay. It’s amazing how even just ...

Red Thai Curry

Red Thai Chicken Curry

I love Red Thai Curry. It’s one of those things I could eat again and again and never get sick of. Well, I suppose eventually I might get sick of it, but it would take a really long time, and…I think you ...

Maple Bacon Salmon

Maple Bacon Salmon

This past week, I’ve been busy working on a vegetarian meal plan. Though not vegetarian, I am definitely an equal opportunity eater, and I do try to regularly incorporate plant based meals into the weekly dinner rotation. Generally, though, I try to ...

Moroccan Lentil Stew

Moroccan Lentil Stew

Happy New Year!!

It’s January, which means most of us have some resolutions going on, right?

Most often, they seem to trend towards healthier eating or more exercise. For the most part, I tend to eat pretty healthfully and I love a ...

Short Rib Ravioli

Short Rib Ravioli with Mushroom Cream Sauce

The only real stumbling block is fear of failure. In cooking you’ve got to have a “what the hell” attitude – Julia Child.

I love this quote. Not just as it pertains to cooking, but as it can be applied to life ...

Halibut with spaghetti puttanesca

Spaghetti Puttanesca with Halibut and Grilled Lemons

Have you ever wondered about the history of your favourite dishes and what kind of stories they might have behind them. I do. ALL THE TIME. I’m insanely curious to know and learn whatever I can about the things we eat, from ...

Thai Coconut Curry Mussels

Thai Coconut Curry Mussels

So, it turns out that my 5 year old really likes mussels, like, A LOT. This is a fairly new thing for her. In fact, I’m pretty sure only a few months ago, there was nothing I could do to convince her ...

Steak and porter pie

Steak and Porter Pie

This past week was my husband’s birthday. We didn’t plan on doing anything special, seeing as we were just away for a few days on vacation, but I still wanted to make a nice dinner and, of course, have some cake. With ...

Orange maple salmon rice bowl

Orange Maple Salmon Rice Bowl

Every family has their easy, go-to dinners that they fall back on from time to time. At our house, it’s salmon. We have a meal with it almost every week. It’s healthy, delicious and best of all, my kids gobble it up, ...

A delicious look back at the top 10 posts from 2015

Can you believe that it’s 2016 tomorrow? I always enjoy the start of a new year. It’s always so full of promise and positive energy. Before moving forward though, I think it’s important to look back. So, with that in mind, I ...

Italian Sausage Penne

Gah!!! I can’t believe it’s only 1 week until Christmas. ONE WEEK!

This past week has been a busy one. I spent a few hours at the start of the week with my sons grade 3 class showing them how to make ...