Thanksgiving Classic – Rosemary Roasted Turkey

Rosemary Roasted Turkey

Rosemary Roasted Turkey *This post is sponsored by¬†Lonsdale Quay Market. As always, all opinions expressed are my own. I can remember the first time I ever volunteered to host Thanksgiving dinner. I was in my early 20’s and on the phone to my Mom every 15 minutes asking all the questions I could! “Do I […]

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 Cheesesteak sandwiches in my life, but have never attempted to make one. That changed right quick. Rather than a large sandwich, I […]

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 potatoes, seasoned to perfection. Tender with a little crisp. I added some hot sauce to […]

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 smothered in a creamy dill sauce. I tried to re-create them, and I think I did an ok job. They are a […]

Quick & Easy Tapioca Pudding


This quick and easy tapioca pudding was the result of a baaad craving. You know me – I get a craving… I must have it! When I was little, tapioca pudding was my absolute favorite, but the boys are not pudding fans. It’s a texture thing?! But I wanted it, and Chris really likes it […]

Lime and Coconut Rice


This lime and coconut rice was the perfect side dish to my chicken satay recipe. I was wanted to jazz up our plain old rice, so I decided to try a new recipe. The boys are big rice fans, so I thought lime and coconut would be great flavours to try. I used jasmine rice […]

Summer Strawberry Chicken Salad

Summer Strawberry Chicken Salad

Summer is a comin’ and I could not be more happy! My cooking style changes in the Summer – and salads, like this Strawberry Chicken Salad make their way on to our menu. I more recently became a fan of spinach, and now I cannot get enough of it. It’s so versatile, and I love […]

Crispy Onion Strings

Crispy Onion Strings

These crispy onion strings pair perfectly with pulled pork sandwiches, on top of a green bean casserole, or as is… you know.. for a snack! I had made pulled pork sandwich for dinner one night a few weeks ago, and I had this weird craving to add some crispy onion strings to it – I […]

Steak Frites with Mushrooms & Blue Cheese Dressing

Steak Frites with Mushrooms and Blue Cheese Dressing

I love days when I have a random recipe idea pop into my head – its usually around lunch time because I’m standing there at the fridge, both doors open asking myself, what the hell am I going to have for lunch. I find leftovers, and make something new. Like this steak frites with mushrooms […]

Caramel Banana Walnut French Toast


I had some inspiration slap me in the face a few Sunday’s ago. I wanted french toast, ¬†looked over at the e ripe bananas and POOF! This caramel banana walnut french toast was created. I feel like I should have a warning saying ‘DANGER – ridiculously sweet – eat at your own risk’.. why? because […]