Mexican Stuffed Peppers

Mexican Stuffed Peppers

Everything tastes better smothered in cheese! In my shipment of cheese this month from the Dairy Farmers of Canada, there was also their magazine full of delicious recipes featuring Canadian cheese. The stuffed pepper recipe caught my eye and looked easy enough to make. My youngest daughter eats peppers whole like they were a piece… [read more]

Pineapple Pomegranate Smoothie + #SilkSmoothies Sweepstakes

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My mom has been on a smoothie kick for awhile and now that I’m back closer to family, she’s inspired me to start drinking more of them. Not only are they healthy, but they are also delicious! This summer I’m all about fruit smoothies! Fresh fruit is plentiful in our local farmer’s markets and grocery… [read more]

Honey Glazed Pork Tenderloin

Honey Glazed Pork Tenderloin

My aunt Lori gave me her recipe for Honey Glazed Pork Tenderloin for a family cookbook project I’m working. I’ll admit that I don’t often make pork. We had pork chops for supper a lot when I was a child and they were never my favourite meal to eat. I was a fussy kid and… [read more]

Wife Saver Breakfast

Wife Saver Breakfast

If you ever google “Wife Saver Breakfast” you’ll discover that there are many variations. Some include meat and veggies while others (like mine) have fruit instead. The one constant is that the dish is prepared the night before and then baked the next morning. My cousin, Nicole, shared her recipe for Wife Saver Breakfast with… [read more]

Blueberry Cheese Tarts

Blueberry Cheese Tarts

If you follow me on over on Instagram, you may have noticed me sharing pictures of cheese.  I’m participating in a 3 month campaign with the Dairy Farmers of Canada and will be sampling a variety of Canadian cheeses and sharing what I made on Instagram. One of the cheeses this month is a Quebec… [read more]

Grilled Herb Chicken #ChickenDotCA

Grilled Herb Chicken

Disclosure: I am participating in the Chicken Farmers of Canada campaign managed by SJ Consulting. I received compensation in exchange for my participation in this campaign. The opinions on this blog are my own. It’s barbecue season and I’m losing precious days without my barbecue! Our old one went to barbecue heaven before we moved… [read more]

Broccoli Casserole

Broccoli Casserole

This Broccoli Casserole recipe has been a staple in my family for as long as I can remember. My mom used to make it as a vegetable side dish for our Thanksgiving and Christmas dinners. When I moved out on my own, I asked her to write down the recipe for me so I could make… [read more]

Pink and White Striped Popsicles

Pink and White Striped Popsicles

I grew up in Ontario, but I have a hard time tolerating the humidity in the summer. I’ve never been one to love the heat. In fact, I’ll take cool, crisp weather over a sunny hot day no matter what. Needless to say, when it’s hot and humid out, I am very uncomfortable and looking… [read more]