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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Feeling at Home at the Courtyard by Marriott Mississauga-Airport Corporate Centre West!

Hey, Readers! It had been a while since I had been home to see my family in Toronto. Since my aunt who I have not seen in about a decade was visiting “Grandma” (it’s actually my mom but she does not answer to this since she no longer has kids) for a few weeks, we …