Green Eggnog Smoothie Bowl

Hey guys! It’s less than a month before Christmas!!!  Time for festive everything, including this eggnog smoothie bowl!! So…I had never actually tried a smoothie bowl before today because, well I am not a huge fan of smoothies (blasphemy I know).  It just seemed like lot of effort for something I don’t really love to […]

The Fogo Island Inn – A Newfoundlander’s Experience

  Ever since the Fogo Island Inn opened it’s doors to the public back in 2013, I’ve dreamed of staying there.  The building and interior design are stunning, and the social and economic values of the Inn are to be admired.  I hoped one day I’d stay at the inn, I just didn’t think it’d […]

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.

Caramel Apple Granola

Caramel Apple Granola.  Need I say more?  This is a fantastic granola, and that’s coming from someone who doesn’t eat granola much.  But I think that’s about to change.

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 […]

DIY Fish Cat Toy

A DIY Cat toy that your feline friend is sure to love! Check out how easily you can make one for your own cats.

Partridgeberry Swiss Meringue Tart with Lemon Cream Cracker Crust

  This is like a Newfoundland take on key lime pie – so much so that those out of province may not be able to recreate it,  BUT those who come from away can sub cranberries (or any other tart berry) for the curd and any sweet lemon biscuit for the crust.   We have […]