Thanksgiving in Canada is almost here, and I have just the recipe to make you give thanks. It’s got the traditional pumpkin spice and all things nice, however, it's not quite that pumpkin pie you so love. It's close. It's Pumpkin Pecan Pie! These pumpkin pecan squares stray slightly from the traditional pumpkin pie, it [...]
Pizza Bites -The Ultimate Lunch Box Treat!
Kids are back at school; as a parent, you have to find creative ways of making school lunches almost 200 days a year. Gone are the days of boring Bologna been slapped in-between two slices of bread. The Pillsbury Doughboy inspired this week's recipe; it's not the healthiest, but it's a fun treat. It's Pizza Bites! Which [...]
Gazpacho What -Cold Soup?
Fresh Veggie Wraps -You won’t Miss Meat
Our family enjoys a meatless meal at least once a week. Sticking with the summer light meal menu, here’s another family favourite. It’s also a winning appetizer to wow your guests. And don’t forget to pair it with the super simple peanut sauce. And for all the students leaving for your dorm life soon, no [...]
Cream Cheese Cookies a.k.a. Cay-ookies
Here’s another fam fav. Everyone in my family loves these, so much so that they have a unique connection with the cookies. My husband is a meat and potatoes guy, so he calls these his weakness. He's not a cake or cookies person, period. My son calls it the devil's spawn, because he's an athlete [...]
Any Day can be Taco Tuesday -Starting with this Recipe Today!
Yesss! Bring on the tacos today!! Not only on Taco-Tuesday. In my home, fish tacos are a great weekend treat. I lay everything out on the table and have everyone style their tacos the way they like. Another bonus of this recipe, it's light and doesn't leave you feeling heavy. And if you ever stuck [...]
The Tuna Sandwich that Got the Ring
When my husband met me, he thought that I couldn’t cook. His mistake of meeting me in the summer. During the summer months, I prefer lighter meals and salads. So, every time he visited, I prepped sandwiches. I tried not to scare him away by giving him salads. I felt sandwiches were a safer option. [...]