Spicy Chicken Sandwich with Honey-Lime Slaw

  If you can look at this spicy chicken sandwich with honey-lime slaw and not drool, kudos to you.   Doesn’t it look delicious?  Nicole was raving about it the whole evening after supper!  Even to her vegetarian boyfriend…sin, eh.  Point is it’s good.  And it’s not terribly unhealthy either, since we “oven-fry” the chicken, rather […]

Peanut Soup with Harissa Shrimp

  I’ve been wanting to try a West African style peanut stew for a while now, but for some reason never got around to it.  Well this past week I decided it was time.  But of course I had to alter it a bit to make it a little more interesting.  Enter my peanut soup […]

Quick Lentil and Goat Cheese Rigatoni Bake

  Happy Saturday!  Rejoice for it is the weekend!  Too much?  Well I’m feeling it.  Katherine and I whipped up this quick lentil and goat cheese rigatoni bake for lunch today, and it came together in only 30 minutes.  We were planning on going to the chili bake off in the park, which was part […]

Kale and Spinach Salad with Homemade Croutons and Maple Dijon Vinaigrette

  Happy Thursday!!  We’ve got a delicious, SUPER easy salad to share with you today.  It’s got baby spinach and kale, dried cranberries, homemade croutons, jura montagne cheese and a quick maple Dijon vinaigrette.  Truth be told, I had a hard time naming this salad.  When I asked mom what I should call it, she […]

30 Minute Steak Tacos with Orange Jalapeno Salsa

  OH BOY.  30 minute steak tacos with orange jalapeno salsa.  Yes, it tastes as good as it sounds and looks.  Not going to lie, I had a hard time picking out a name for this recipe.  See, it also has a chipotle lime mayo, the steak is marinated and there’s a few other toppings.  […]

Pickled Beet, Marmalade and Smoked Cheddar Panini

  If you’re hitting a mid-week slump in the cooking department, we’ve got a SUPER easy sandwich for you today.  A pickled beet, marmalade and smoked cheddar panini.  I hope the fact this sandwich has marmalade in it didn’t just scare people away.  This is honestly the best sandwich I’ve had in a while.  Don’t […]

Vegetarian Corn Chowder with Chipotle Cheese Dumplings

    Good day, Good day.  We’ve got some serious wind and snow raging outside this weekend, so we are keeping warm with this vegetarian corn chowder.  Oh, and we’ve got some fun dough boys (dumplings) as well.  They’ve got heat, smoke and cheesiness.  Oh my.       This is a stick to your […]

A Christmas Eve Feast with Family (with 6 new recipes included!)

  It’s finally here!! Our favourite time of the year.  Parties and indulgent foods are abundant, and we’re not holding back.   We’ve got a special guide today to help you host the BEST Christmas Eve Dinner ever!  Hold onto your Santa hats folks, because we’ve got the goods.  Six new recipes,  to be exact, with […]

Beet and Orange Salad with Mint Dressing

  Folks, this beet and orange salad is crisp, fresh, and looks so pretty <3!     Oh Fall…your cool brisk air chills us to the bone.   We definitely crave comfort food this time of the year, it’s our tasty attempt at trying to warm up!  But, sometimes after a few heavy meals we need […]

Halloween Mediterranean Pasta Salad

  This spooktacular side dish is a fun Halloweenish-themed salad with classic Mediterranean flavours.     The black and white pasta is tuxedo orzo – a President’s Choice black label product – but if you can’t find it, any plain orzo will do.  We used kalamata olives, which are more purple than black, because we […]