Cold Soba Noodles with Cucumber and Dipping Sauce

  Here we are, September already.  But the sun is still shining and we still have some heat, so we’re making these Cold Soba Noodles with Dipping Sauce to cool off.  We served them mixed up with julienned cucumbers to create a deliciously refreshing lunch or supper.  Perfect for when you don’t feel like turning […]

Potato, Corn and Green Bean Salad

  Grab the best veggies you can get and make this Potato, Corn and Green Bean Salad.  It is PERFECT for serving a crowd and is so good, all thanks to fresh, delicious summer vegetables.  This is one of our favourite recipes of the summer, so be sure to make it while the ingredients are […]

Vietnamese-Style Rhubarb BBQ Shrimp Skewers

  It may be summer in most parts of the world, but because of a late spring, we are still enjoying springtime foods.  That includes these Vietnamese Inspired Rhubarb BBQ Shrimp Skewers.  We absolutely love rhubarb, it’s tart and bright and pairs perfectly in sweet dessert with fruits or in savoury meals with different meats.  […]

Summer Vegetable Bake

  This Summer Vegetable Bake is currently my favourite way to eat vegetables. Typically I’m not one for salads, unless they are fancy, but I am definitely here for cooked veggies. Because unless they are fresh from the garden, cooked vegetables taste sooooo much better. At least to me (Nicole) they do. The chance for […]

Snow Crab Pasta

Snow crab season is here in Newfoundland and we can’t be more excited about it. Fresh and subtle in flavour, crab is our favourite seafood by far. For us, it’s important to keep things simple to avoid overpowering the delicate flavour. Our favourite way to enjoy crab when in season? A simple Snow Crab Pasta. […]

Mango BBQ Lentils

  The weather is still chilly here in Newfoundland, so we’re warming up inside with these Mango BBQ Lentils. No grill required for this healthy and hearty vegetarian dish. It’s sweet and tangy with just a touch of heat. The BBQ sauce is homemade, and dare I say fantastic. So, if you REALLY don’t want […]

20 Minute Chickpea Vegetable Green Curry

Hey folks, got any plans for supper this week? How about making our 20 minute chickpea vegetable green curry ?? Yes, good plan. As with most things in my life, this recipe was brought about by a little procrastination. Laura (youngest sister) had told me when she’d be home for lunch and asked me to […]

Spicy Asian Peanut Noodles

Hey Everyone!! While Nicole is away having the time of her life in Italy, we’re here falling back on old standards, including this one, our younger sister Laura’s Spicy Asian Peanut Noodles.  She doesn’t do a lot of original recipes, but what she does do, she does it well.   These noodles are perfect for […]

East Coast Honey Garlic Fingers

  While Nicole is off gallivanting around Italy,  I’m here at home wishing the freshly fallen 50cm of snow in my driveway would just frig off.   So we’ve got an Italian-inspired East Coast classic for you today!  East Coast Honey Garlic Fingers are an Atlantic Canadian must-try.   Basically, Honey Garlic Fingers are like an […]

Apple, Red Onion & Balsamic Cheddar Melt

  Yes, we are publishing 2 grilled cheese sandwiches in a row.   What’s wrong with that??  Fancy grilled cheese sandwiches are the best!  Like Nicole said last week, we are in desperate need of a vacation, and Nicole leaves tomorrow!! She’ll be in Italy for 2 weeks and I am beyond jealous. My basement reno […]