French Leek Soup with Swiss Cheese Crouton

French Leek Soup

While flipping through the latest issue of Canadian Living, I came across a recipe for a Swiss-French Leek Soup (pg. 18). I was drooling! You know me - I see a recipe that makes my mouth water, and … [Continue reading]

Bacon Tomato Swiss Breakfast Sandwich

Tomato, Bacon Swiss Breakfast Sandwich

This bacon, tomato, Swiss breakfast sandwich is inspired from a local coffee shop in Osoyoos. While away to shoot a wedding, my friend Sarah and I stopped in for a quick bite to eat and a caffeine fix … [Continue reading]

Simple Philly Cheesesteak Sliders

Philly Cheesesteak Sliders

Philly Cheesesteak Sliders When a craving hits, sometimes you just have to go with the flow. That's what happened when I had a crazy craving for a Philly Cheesesteak sandwich. I've had many … [Continue reading]

Simple Blueberry Compote Recipe

Blueberry Compote Recipe

This simple blueberry compote recipe is full of blueberry flavor, and tastes great on cakes, ice cream, french toast and pancakes. I even added a little to a yogurt bowl one morning and it was … [Continue reading]

10 Ways to use up Peaches

Peaches Ways

  Today I am sharing 10 ways to use up those ripe peaches you may have lying around. I always buy way too many peaches when we visit the Okanagan - and I hate to waste them. So I have scoured … [Continue reading]

Refreshing Sweet Peach Tea

Refreshing Sweet Peach Tea

Ya'll know how much I love sweet tea, and this sweet peach tea is no different. I had some peaches that needed to be used up, so rather than making another dessert, I made a peach simple syrup, and … [Continue reading]

One Pan Roasted Chicken Dinner

One Pan Roasted Chicken Dinner

I've been wanting to try a one pan roasted chicken dinner for a while now, but it was only recently that I went for it. There were a couple of big hits and a minor miss. The hits: Baby red … [Continue reading]

Summer Stone Fruit Tart

Summer Stone Fruit Tart

On our way back from Osoyoos we always stop in Keremeos to pick up some stone fruit like peaches, plums, cherries, apricots and nectarines. I usually will grab some vegetables as well because they are … [Continue reading]

Cheese Crepes with Creamy Dill Sauce

Cheese Crepes with Creamy Dill Sauce

While I was in Alberta, I tried these cheese crepes with creamy dill sauce at Uncle Ed's Ukrainian restaurant and they were to die for. Tender crepes, filled with seasoned cottage cheese and … [Continue reading]

B.C. Cherry Crisp with Almond Whip Cream

B.C. Cherry Crisp with Almond Whip Cream

Cherries are one of my favorite fruits that I only get to enjoy while they are in season. So I enjoy them as much as I can - like in this cherry crisp. I never thought to make a crisp - I've always … [Continue reading]