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Celebrations Recipes

Halloween Inspired Sausage Rolls

My earliest memory earliest memories of sausage rolls were when my grandparents treated me to a piping hot sausage roll after grocery shopping. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve burnt my tongue. I could never wait long enough for my treat to cool down. Touching on a treat, Halloween is around the corner, […]

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Celebrations Deserts Recipes

Enjoy Pumpkin Spice and All Things Nice this Thanksgiving

Pecan Pumpkin Pie 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 […]

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Meals Recipes

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 […]

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Meals Recipes

Gazpacho What -Cold Soup?

You Gotta Try This! Summer 2020 has been one like no other and it has come to a close. I bow out with a summer soup. Depending on which part of the world you from, summer soup is an oddity.  The part of the world I was born and raised in, our household only ate […]

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Meals Recipes

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 […]

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Deserts Recipes

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 […]

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Meals Recipes

Forget Tuesday -Enjoy Fish Tacos Today

Yasss! Bring on the tacos today!! Not only on Taco-Tuesday’s.  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 […]

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Meals Recipes

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. […]

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Meals Recipes

Curry Chicken Salad with Pasta

Summer is officially here, and that time of year, we hit the fridge for food. I have a salad that will make your taste buds thank you and beg for an encore. It’s a family favourite during the hotter months, with just the right combo of sweetness and spice to please your palate. Without further […]

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Recipes Sauces & Dressings

Homemade BBQ Sauce just for Dad

Did you find the perfect gift for Father’s Day yet? If not here’s a spicy bbq sauce recipe that’s so good he’ll wanna put it on everything! Surprise Dad this Father’s Day with your homemade BBQ sauce and an accompanying BBQ mop or brush. Also check out 5 Father’s Day Favourites for more gifting ideas, […]