Crispy Sour Cream & Onion Fries

By Wednesday, March 25, 2015

This recipe is the spawn of my popcorn addiction! That doesn’t sound very appetizing but it’s hump day so… it is what it is. My favourite popcorn flavours are completely polar opposite from my favourite chip flavours. I looove sour cream and bacon chips, and jalapeno chips. ...

Over a cup of tea…

By Monday, March 23, 2015

If we were chatting over a cup of tea this morning, I'd be excited for a busy work week with my first business trip at my new job, and My Other Half home from almost four weeks straight of work travel. We're super excited for ...

Creamy Classic Hummus

By Friday, March 20, 2015

What’s your favourite day of the week? I’ve been thinking about this. When people ask me if I’m a morning person, my instinct is to say yes… but for different reasons that you might think. Do I like waking up and getting out of bed? Well… ...

Tandoori Carrot & Apple Bisque

By Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Soup crammed with veggies... and an apple! A colleague was watching me eat my delicious cream of mushroom soup recently and was saying how much she loved cream-based soups. I do too, especially cream of mushroom, but realized at that moment that most of the soups ...

Can’t wait to make…

By Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Photo via Blogging Over Thyme. Spicy Grapefruit Margaritas. And basically anything everything grapefruit, until the end of time. Bacon Jalapeno Meatloaf. I think I'll stuff it with cheese, which is the answer to everything, by the way. Coconut Oil Apple Crisp. As if I really need another killer ...

Over a cup of tea…

By Monday, March 16, 2015

If we were chatting over a cup of tea this morning, I’d complain about winter again. Spring is being a tease and I’m not into it. Last week was warm and gorgeous and my driveway is finally completely clear and I can actually see GRASS ...

Southwestern Stuffed Spaghetti Squash

By Friday, March 13, 2015

Another spaghetti squash recipe for you all! It was just this week I was having lunch with girlfriend and talking, again, about how difficult it is to cook for one. I am sure I have rambled on about this in past spaghetti squash recipe posts, but ...

How To Perfectly Cook Quinoa

By Wednesday, March 11, 2015

I still remember the day I first discovered quinoa. There were so many rumours about it floating around... it's like rice that's good for you, it's an ancient grain that has just been re-discovered by the Aztecs, it's a superfood that can replace meat... and some ...

Memory Lane

By Tuesday, March 10, 2015

In March 2011, four years ago, I was... Making these peanut butter & jam cookies. Discovering the amazingness of Inside-Out Chicken Pot Pies. Devouring pineapple-glazed ribs like these. Loving the heck out of this Chicken & Coconut Vegetable Rice.  

Over a cup of tea…

By Monday, March 9, 2015

If we were chatting over a cup of tea this morning, I'd be all about Bachelor finale day! I always read spoilers so I don't care so much about the outcome, but I always enjoy the live After The Final Rose hour. This season, things ...

Photo an Hour

By Thursday, March 5, 2015

It's been far too long since my last post like this. This was a short, lazy Sunday in January, spent at home with my husband! For the previous Photo an Hour posts, click here. Lazy mornings. Tea in my weekend mug. Winter red mani. Quick lunch - tomato & bocconcini ...

Quick & Easy Thai Red Curry

By Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Dinner for ONE! My husband travels a lot. Yes yes – you know this already. But it means that being alone and cooking for one has become my specialty! Honestly, when My Other Half is away, I stay very busy. I have all my extra-curriculars, I see ...

Over a cup of tea…

By Monday, March 2, 2015

If we were chatting over a cup of tea this morning, I'd tell you I received so many wonderful packages recently! The first was from my mother, who sent lined LL Bean jeans. Essential for Ottawa's frigid winters, they made me so happy! The second ...

Loaded Bell Pepper Chicken Nachos

By Friday, February 27, 2015

Gahhh this is the best Friday recipe to share with you!!! So you know how I buy things in excess and am obsessed with Costco? Well they have these very colourful bags of six bell peppers, two red, two orange, two yellow... and I still haven't ...

Bacon Buffalo Chicken Potato Casserole

By Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Buffalo chicken everything!!! I’ve probably seen a dozen recipes similar to this one on Pinterest. And I’ve always – since 2011 when I got Pinterest – wanted to eat them all. So for football season, I decided to make my own version! About Pinterest… I go through ...

Our Wedding – The Reception

By Tuesday, February 24, 2015

For those of you who love hearing about our wedding, I’m sorry I took such a long break after my last wedding post! I just needed to process things and get back to normal for a while. And for those of you who are sick ...

Over a cup of tea…

By Monday, February 23, 2015

If we were chatting over a cup of tea this morning, I’d tell you it’s been one year today since my grandmother passed away! I am not sure where the time goes. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve wanted to reach out to ...

Lasagna Stuffed Spaghetti Squash

By Friday, February 20, 2015

Another spaghetti squash recipe! Since it was the most popular thing on this little blog in 2014, I thought it was high time to share another. I feel like the possibilities with spaghetti squash are endless. I will never stop coming up with incredible recipes to stuff ...