Easy Cheater Falafel Pitas

The May long weekend is on the horizon and we are looking forward to warm weather and lighter fare! Bring on salads and easy entertaining and foods that are perfect for casual sharing. I’m so excited for the change of seasons this year. One of my favourite things to eat […]

Quick Gluten Free Breading for Chicken or Fish

This posts in one from the archives that needed a bit of an update…I thought I’d reshare it so it could find a home in the index! My sister and my father both have Celiacs. It means they have to eat a gluten free diet. Last time I was at […]

Baked Bean and Cheese Dip

If you have a big crowd coming for the holidays you will love this recipe for a baked cheese and bean dip that is SO easy to make you won’t believe it. And this isn’t one of those recipes you find that says it’s easy but then it is not […]

Spiced Orange Fizz

The holiday season means getting together with family and that most often means having a few drinks. Oh, hahhahaha that sounds bad. I love you guys! Really I do! Ahem. We do have a few drinks together though, we do, and I’m sure you do with your family as well. […]

Shortbread cookie cups with mint chocolate filling!

So here’s the deal. Cupcakes. We’ve seen em, we’ve eaten them, we’ve cursed them. They are a pain in the rear and take forever and they are overkill most of the time. Never mind that they aren’t cheap to make if you do them well with buttercream and the whole […]

Bacon and Leek Flat Bread

Heading into the holiday season leaves me looking for easy entertaining recipes. I love things that I can prepare partially ahead of time and then just pop into the oven when guests arrive. This bacon and leek flat bread featuring Sabra’s roasted pepper hummus absolutely fits the bill. I love […]

Go-to pizza dough recipe

I’ve referred to this recipe in past posts but I use it so often that I thought it deserved a page of it’s own. This is my go-to pizza dough recipe. I come back to it again and again with great results. It’s easy to make with a stand mixer, […]

Turkey Stuffed Peppers in Tomato Sauce

I had no idea there were so many ways to do stuffed peppers! I knew I wanted to nail down a recipe because they are a fantastic main course option but the last time I made them the peppers were too crunchy and I didn’t like them all that much. […]

Pomegranate and Chocolate Scones

On my last trip to the grocery store I saw pomegranates. They’re sort of fugly on the outside, their skins are often blemished and they are usually a little bulbous in places they should be smooth and smooth in places they should be bulbous, but we don’t judge our fruit […]

Homemade Peanut Butter

I grew up on processed big brand peanut butter. It was so smooth and creamy and sweet and salty. Yum. We would buy it in big giant jars when it was on sale. And then we began to cut processed foods and really be aware of what it was we were consuming […]