Easy Cheesy Mini Potatoes

Easy Cheesy Mini Potatoes Recipe

Cheesy dishes and mini potatoes are a go-to of mine as a side dish. I have been trying to eat better, but there are times I like to indulge in dishes like this, especially in the fall. Cheese has an ooey gooey goodness that can bring the flavour and the fun to so many dishes. …

Strawberry Lemon Mint Water

Strawberry Lemon Mint Water

Water. This is NOT the way I like to stay hydrated. I know! I know! Water is so important to being healthy. But let’s face it: it’s boring! There is no colour, and there is certainly no flavour to it. I know there has to be a way to make sipping on this lack lustre …

Simple and Snacky Pico de Gallo

Simple and Snacky Pico de Gallo

Pico de Gallo is a simple snack time favourite for me. How can you say no to a dip can be whipped up in seconds? This fresh snack is always on my mind because of how fresh and yummy it is. I also love that most, if not all of the the ingredients can be …

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

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 our hand. One …