Double Layered Chocolate Easter Bark

Double Layered Chocolate Easter Bark

Easter. The VPs and our eldest love this time of the year because they always look forward to our annual Easter hunt. They wake up earlier than usual for a Sunday morning to go in search of surprises the Easter Bunny left for them around our home. Our family also likes to get into the …

Warm and Cozy Beef Stew

Warm and Cozy Beef Stew

Stew. It may not be the most elegant dish to serve, but it is one I can’t resist eating. How can I say no to a bowl full of beefy and veggie goodness? Beef stew is a meal my mom rarely made, but when she did, I was sure to go back for seconds (and …

Simple and Savoury Shepherd’s Pie

Simple and Savoury Shepherd’s Pie

Shepherd’s Pie. It is one of my all-time favourite dishes to eat!       I also love eating out at pubs. To me, if a pub is worth its salt, the Shepherd’s Pie on their menu looks and tastes good. If it is, I make that pub a favourite to visit. Though my other …

Fun-Shaped Rice Cereal Treats

Fun-Shaped Rice Cereal Treats

Hey Readers, Rice cereal treats are a favourite snack for my VPs to enjoy any time of the year. It is crunchy yet chewy and is always fun to eat. I thought I would try taking these treats to the next level to fully celebrate all of the special times of the year. This is …

Simply Sauceless Calzones

Simply Sauceless Calzones

Simply Sauceless Calzones Hey Readers! I felt a bit of nostalgia with the recipe. A version of this food was my meal of choice when I was high school and university day a couple times a week. It was easy to eat, warm and toasty, but gooey on the inside. What food am I talking about? …

Easy Cheesy Pasta Bake

Easy Cheesy Pasta Bake

Easy Cheesy Pasta Bake   Hey Readers! Winter is here in full force. There have been some days over the past few weeks that, quite frankly, have been absolutely frigid here in Canada’s capital. One of the ways we like to stay cozy and warm during this season is by cooking with pasta. A dish …

Cheery Cherry Lemonade

Cheery Cherry Lemonade       Hey, Readers! We are in the thick of summer now! One of the things I enjoy doing at this time of year is kicking back and relaxing. One way we achieve this state of being at home is being out in our backyard oasis with a cool drink in …

Sweet and Crunchy Strawberry Dried Cranberry Granola Parfait

Hey, Readers! Whether it is after a daily workout, slaving away at work, or just for a moment to yourself, a fun snack is always welcome. After a lot of subtle hints and suggestions, My Other Half got me to try Greek yogurt, and now I enjoy it once a day as my treat. I …