Creamy Leek, Potato and Ham Soup

This week it really started to feel like winter.  It’s been abnormally warm here until now, and although it’s been Continue Reading →

Lemon and Kale Rice

Here’s a great recipe for a side dish or a meal in itself.  It’s got lots of flavour, and you Continue Reading →

Kale and Bean Wraps

Sometimes I find a recipe online and get really excited to make it, but I’ve learned recently that before you Continue Reading →

Bikes and Baking

I made a big mess in the kitchen today.  At one point I think about 90% of the counters and Continue Reading →

Balsamic Vinaigrette Salad Dressing

Lately I’ve been having trouble coming up with a decent salad dressing that’s more than just balsamic vinegar and a Continue Reading →

Four Veggie Stirfry

It used to be I hardly went a week without making a stir fry for dinner. Seriously, I’d try to make something all Continue Reading →

Baked Salmon and Greens

Friday nights are generally my fancy dinner nights.  It’s one night of the week I have the whole evening to Continue Reading →

Double Chocolate Brownies

Well the school year is off to a running start.  It’s been a month and I am back to my Continue Reading →

Pumpkin Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Welcome to pumpkin baking season.  Fall is here, the leaves are turning, rain is falling (read: pouring), and the pumpkin Continue Reading →

Dijon Chicken with Beets and Beans

Here’s a really quick recipe for a filling and colourful dinner! Ingredients (serves 2) 2 chicken breasts a handful of Continue Reading →

Chocolate Banana Pudding Pie

Sometimes I buy too many bananas on purpose just so I can make banana bread, because I eat so many Continue Reading →

BBQ’d Vegetable Skewers

Barbecuing is still a bit of a mystery to me.  I’ve always taken those perfectly grilled burgers or steaks for Continue Reading →

Vegetable Egg Scramble

It has been quite a while since I last posted a recipe!  The summer is coming to an end, and Continue Reading →

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cupcakes with Fudge Icing

Chocolate and peanut butter.  What a wonderful combination.  Peanut butter and anything, really, but chocolate can’t be beat.  I found Continue Reading →

Orange-you-Berryfull Smoothie

A few weeks back I found a great website with over 50 smoothie recipes on it, and it inspired me Continue Reading →

Blueberry Muffins

Blueberry muffins are a sort of comfort food in my life. When the blueberries are all melty and tangy-sweet, and Continue Reading →

Oh So Green Smoothie

Light green, dark green, leafy green, powder green, this smoothie is packed with greens.  And not only that, it is Continue Reading →

Date Sweetened Chocolate Chip Cookies

These delicious, date-sweetened chocolate chip cookies will knock your socks off!  Not only are they gluten free, they’re sweetened with Continue Reading →

Dark Chocolate

Chocolate.  What else can I say about it, other than that it’s amazing.  And just a little bit addictive.  Finding Continue Reading →

Grandma’s Hello Dolly Squares

Do you know what the hardest part is about not eating gluten or sugar? Having to tell your Grandma that Continue Reading →

Lentil and Sweet Potato Patties

                    Lately I’ve been looking into vegetarian cooking and the best Continue Reading →

Salmon Omelete

Weekend mornings for me often include a bit of sleeping in and usually making something a little fancier for breakfast.  Continue Reading →

Banana Bread, and a bit of a song

You remember that name game everyone used to play in elementary school?  It’s also known as the Banana Song, and Continue Reading →

Thai Salad with a Minty, Lime Dressing

This salad is brought to you by my slightly empty fridge and a need for a salad with a bit Continue Reading →

The Lean, Green, Protein Smoothie

If I had to count, I’d say smoothies probably make up about 60% of my breakfasts.  There are so many Continue Reading →