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 ...

Bobby's moms Butter Chicken

Bobby’s moms Butter Chicken

I’m super excited today!!! There’s a couple of reasons why. The first reason is that by this time tomorrow I’ll be on a plane to Mexico!!!! Whoot whoot! We planned this vacation almost 10 months ago and it’s finally arrived. I’ve ...

Chana Masala

Chana Masala

For a long time now, my good friend and I have been planning on having a cooking day where he would show me how to make some of his amazing authentic Indian recipes. When I say a long time, I mean ...

Beef and Veggie Chili

Beef and veggie chili

 

So, here we are on the eve of Halloween. My kids have been crazy excited ever since our annual family pumpkin carving last weekend. It’s one of my favourite traditions, although I’m going to be honest, I don’t really love carving ...

Crab and shrimp mac n’ cheese

 

The kids are back in school! Whoot whoot! Errr…I mean I’m so sad to see them go 😉

The day before the kids went back to school, we had an impromptu pool party at my father-in-laws house. Impromptu, ...

Bacon corn chowder

Bacon corn chowder

 

“Mom, how much longer until the corn is ready” asks my 7 year old as we drive by the corn fields. This was back in March, and again in April, and again in May, etc, etc….you get the idea. For all ...

Grilled Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Grilled Chicken Lettuce Wraps

 

I don’t know about you guys, but this summer has gone by in a flash for me. We’ve been keeping pretty busy and have had a bit more time away than usual, which was wonderful, but I always find that, no ...

Goat cheese and mushroom tart

Goat cheese and mushroom Tart

 

Goat cheese and mushrooms are two of my very favourite ingredients. I like them anytime, anywhere, in almost any combination. I love them so much that I’m actually a little surprised that I haven’t posted a recipe using them together, before ...

Grilled Halibut with Blueberry Sauce

Grilled Halibut with Blueberry Sauce

Growing up, I remember heading to the strawberry patch or blueberry fields to pick blueberries with my mom and her friend. It was a great summer tradition that always resulted it several jars of homemade jam. Although I’ve only made jam once ...

Lemon Herb BBQ Chicken

Lemon Herb BBQ Chicken

Do you ever notice how opportunity comes knocking at the most in-opportune times? That’s sort of been my story over the past couple of weeks or so. Like most people, I think, I don’t like to pile too much on my plate ...