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 […]

Crab Mac and Cheese

Who says crab mac and cheese is only good when crab is in season? Not this girl! This stuff is soooo good you’ll be making it all winter.

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 […]

Tuscan-Style Pumpkin Pasta Sauce

  You guys are going to LOVE this sauce.  Well, if you like pumpkin.  This also makes a fantastic pizza sauce.  I mean, how versatile is that?!   I first decided to come up with a recipe for this after trying a store bought sauce from Dominion.  The brand is Cucina Antica and it’s $8.99 […]

The Ultimate Pizza Margherita on Beer Dough

PIZZA PIZZA!  Pizza Margherita to be exact.  I mean, who doesn’t love pizza?  If you don’t, we can’t be friends.  Just kidding, but kind of not…If you do love pizza, read on, because I happen to have the BEST pizza dough to share with you today.  There’s beer in it.  It’s delicious.

Fresh Tomato Pizza Sauce

Pizza sauce made with fresh tomatoes.  That’s right, time to stop using store bought pizza sauce and make your own . It’s so easy to make and freeze-able for a quick supper some other time!  Not to mention the flavour is 100 times better.

Simple Cherry Tomato Galette

  Is there anything better than cherry tomatoes in peak season?  I honestly don’t think so.   Except maybe when combined with puff pastry – my favourite trick for an impressive looking but ultimately simple dish.     Look at those pretty colours.  End of summer doesn’t have to be sad when you have this […]