Recipes

Fresh Fruit Tartlets With Creme Patisserie

Fresh Fruit Tartlets With Creme Patisserie

My baking instructor in Culinary school described pastry cream as “the most outrageously decadent pudding you will ever eat” — and she’s totally right. While I could certainly eat it by the spoonful, pastry cream is really intended as a filling for things like cream […]

Pear and Pomegranate Salad with Orange Poppyseed Vinaigrette

Pear and Pomegranate Salad with Orange Poppyseed Vinaigrette

Pear and Pomegranate Salad!  This salad is loaded with goodness, fresh and juicy pear, tart and sweet pomegranate, crunchy pecans, and creamy feta.  All drizzled with a glorious drool worthy orange poppyseed vinaigrette.  Does life get any better?? Well. March has come and gone.  April […]

Guest Post: Healthy Ranch Chicken Salad

Guest Post: Healthy Ranch Chicken Salad

Thank you so much to Norma for allowing me to guest post on her site today. I am so excited to be sharing one of my favorite recipes with you all today. Like every good Midwestern girl, I have an intense love of everything ranch. […]

Ooey Gooey Giant Cinnamon Roll Cake

Ooey Gooey Giant Cinnamon Roll Cake

As a food blogger, we’re always trying to come up with something new and creative to share and inspire our readers. Sometimes we succeed and break ground with something new and creative! Other times, after thinking we have achieved this, we realize that our idea isn’t quite […]

Poutine Potato Poppers

Poutine Potato Poppers

We have officially entered that part of winter that seemingly never ends. The post-holiday, post-Super Bowl, longing-for-warm-weather stretch. The time of year we just have to put our heads down and power through. The time of year that makes us wonder WHY we live in Canada!? And […]

Turkey Enchiladas

Turkey Enchiladas

Tortillas filled with seasoned turkey, onion; green chillies, rice, and shredded cheese – can you really ask for more? Turkey Enchiladas! They are so easy to make, the baked tortillas have a really pleasant crunch and this dish is virtually fool-proof! But the secret ingredient that kicks […]

Ultimate Carrot Cake

Ultimate Carrot Cake

Carrot cake is a traditional dessert that I suppose we have all savored at some point or another. I have experimented and sampled several recipes over the years, and I think it is safe to say that this carrot cake tops them all! This simple carrot cake […]

Chamomile & Orange Sugar Cookies

Chamomile & Orange Sugar Cookies

With less than one week until baby M’s “Mad Hatter inspired” shower, I have spent far too many hours pursuing Pinterest for elegant tea party ideas to impress. From cucumber sandwiches to amazing tea infusions – this baby shower will be nothing less than scrumptious. […]

Winter Fruit Salad

Winter Fruit Salad

Fruit salads are not a popular choice when there’s snow whirling around and bitter temperatures outside, but this winter fruit salad might just turn out to be your new fav! It’s delicate, mouth-watering, and is made from fruits available during the winter months. It’s so […]

Wonton Soup

Wonton Soup

My ultimate comfort food is a giant bowl of deliciously healthy and steamy Wonton Soup! Instead of boring old chicken noodle, I desire these delicate Asian dumplings and hearty vegetables when I am feeling under the weather. The fragrant savory broth with invigorating vegetables and […]