Category: Taste

apple crisp

Mom’s Apple Crisp

October, in Canada, is a time to be thankful.  We just celebrated Thanksgiving and I must say that I am thankful for so many things.  I am thankful for my husband, my children, my dad, that I’m healthy, and I am thankful for my mom’s apple crisp.   Thinking back, I cannot remember...

eggs, breakfast

Easy Egg Cups

How healthy are your morning meals? Are you a boxed cereal type of person? Toast and peanut butter? Scrambled eggs? Smoothie or even Avocado Toast? Regardless of your eating habits, these easy egg cups will certainly be a hit for a protein packed, mouth watering breakfast or a simple snack...

rice salad

A Savory Summer Salad

Are you like me and love salads in the summer?  Every Wednesday throughout the summer, I can be found prepping in the kitchen various weekend salads for the cottage.  I love when I find that perfect new savory summer salad. One salad that I not only make throughout the summer, but also...

peanut butter cup cookies

Peanut Butter Perfection

Have you ever fell upon a recipe that you just cannot wait to try out?  I certainly have! One that I recently discovered (On National Peanut Butter Day no less), were these scrumptious, mouthwatering peanut butter perfection cookies. Cookies make the world a better place….. This recipe came across my Facebook...

lemon, water, benefits of water,

When Life Gives You Lemons… Drink Water!

Summer is just around the corner and if you are like me, your thirst increases in the heat.  However, do you have a hard time drinking enough water?  I know I do.  I know I should be drinking multiple glasses of water each day, but at the end of the day, I have...

avocado

Avocado Awesomeness

Do you get excited when you discover a new tasty find?  I do.  An added bonus is when I find out the fantastic health benefits of it as well. That for me, is the fantastic avocado. It’s simply a whole lot of avocado awesomeness. If life gives you avocados, make guacomole. A...

banana bread

Beloved Banana Bread

Do you have recipes that you know when you are making them, your family, or certain members of your family beam with delight?  That type of baking that results in that great big hug upon discovery?  I certainly have a few of those and one of them is banana bread.  When I think...

meal planning

Sunday’s Left-Over’s = Monday’s Mains

Are you a busy mom or parent who struggles to prepare delicious weekly meals for your family?  Are you finding yourself grabbing Subway take-out or throwing in a pizza more often than you would like?  I know I have been there and I have done that on more than one occasion.  Then, I...

sunday dinner, family dinner

Sunday Yummy Sunday

Did you grow up in the 80’s?  How about the seventies? The sixties? Or the fifties?  I grew up in the eighties.  My parents, well they grew up in the fifties and sixties where your dad went to work and your mom stayed home.  Those traditions carried over into my upbringing with Sunday Traditions...

slow cooker beef and vegetable soup

Slow Cooker Beef and Vegetable Soup

Do you have a Go-To soup?  The kind that you know everyone loves and is simple to make?  I do and it is not Chicken Noodle Soup (although, that is commonly made throughout the winter months as well).    My go-to soup is a slow cooker beef and vegetable soup. Soup is a lot...