When Sandy Awari messaged me about participating in the 2013 Avocados From Mexico blogger campaign, I knew that I wanted to make something different – but what? I happened to mention my challenge at our last book club meeting and found ...―
Recently, I succumbed to advertising for Crown Royal Maple and picked up a bottle. Actually, I succumbed quite some time ago, but couldn't find it at any of the local stores. Everyone was out of stock. But then when I wasn't looking for it, I ...―
I was having a rummage around the kitchen the other day looking for ingredients to bake with. I had all the basic cake making ingredients to hand, but didn't just want something plain. I did consider going down to the shops to see what interesting...―
Early on Saturday mornings… typically I will leisurely catch up on my recorded cooking programs while drinking the coffee required for all of that carpe diem stuff. Today was a little different in that I only watched part of one show. I ...―
Hi Everyone, Last week, when I hit up my monthly run to Whole Foods, I saw some beautiful looking salmon at the Fish Counter and I just couldn’t resist. I have never made salmon at home before or really any kind of fish. I don’t make...―
Finally today the sun came out. It's been weeks since we've seen it for more than a couple of minutes peeking through cloudy skies. I woke up and there was finally blue skies, sunshine, and Red Winged Blackbirds singing. I can finally feel spring....―
My weekend was indeed full of amazing adventures. That’s what’s life is all about, non? It started off on Saturday morning, with a trip to Bruce’s Mill Conservation area for some amazing pancakes with maple syrup and a short ...―
A few years ago, Beyonce Knowles was preparing for her role in the hit movie, Dreamgirls. She (or perhaps the studio) realized that makeup and wardrobe could only do so much to make her look “slimmer”. So what did she do? She did what...―
Breakfast For Dinner or 'brinner' as it's sometimes referred to is the concept of the new cookbook by Lindsay Landis and Taylor Hackbarth. The idea is very simple, the foods we eat for breakfast are so good why can't we eat them for dinner ...―
The sad thing is, I simply cannot keep every kid born here, especially not the boys. Already I have 8 males here - 4 of which are weathered, one whom is for sale (a buckling from last year, Melvin, whom is amazing, polled, sweet as apple pie and ...―
Chocolate Avocado Shake ∙ I made cookies of the first time in almost a month today and the males in my house ate them within a couple of hours. It always amazes me how they claim that they don't really like sweets and then eat a ton of them. ...―
Depending on the age and personality of your kids, they’ll either be really ...
Who would have thought a meal can be made out of a simple baked potato then topped with a ...
For the most part, I enjoy clean, healthy eating. I try to stay away from frozen foods and ...