Month: November 2018

Thai Shrimp Noodles

Thai Shrimp Noodles

I love the flavour profile of Thai food, sweet with heat.  Thai Shrimp Noodles hit the spot every time, are easy to make and actually require very few ingredients to produce a meal full of rich complex flavours.   The garlic chili sauce, and sriracha add […]

Baked Chicken & Ham Taquitos

Baked Chicken & Ham Taquitos

Baked Chicken & Ham Taquitos,  that’s what I finally decided to call these creamy, cheesy, chicken and ham filled flour tortilla’s baked until crisp, sprinkled with more cheese and then… if you want, served with a garlic cream sauce over top. I’m great at recipe […]

Instant Pot Garlic Herb Rice Pilaf

Instant Pot Garlic Herb Rice Pilaf

Instant Pot Garlic Herb Rice Pilaf, the perfect side dish for almost any grilled or roasted chicken, fish, or meat dinner, as well as being super easy to make. For this particular recipe I am sharing my Instant Pot instructions, but you can certainly make […]

Grinch Fudge; movie night fun!

Grinch Fudge; movie night fun!

Grinch Fudge, the latest addition to our family movie night tradition is not hard to make, however it does need to set up overnight, so you will need to plan ahead a little for this recipe.    I used to struggle with making fudge, but […]

Spicy Tuna Wraps; a new Pick and Choose option

Spicy Tuna Wraps; a new Pick and Choose option

Spicy Tuna wraps are the latest addition to my Pick and Choose lunch system.  I’ve been using it for years, and for us, it’s a real game changer.  No more making lunches every night after dinner or rushing to throw something together in the morning […]

Instant Pot Butter Chicken; skip the delivery

Instant Pot Butter Chicken; skip the delivery

Butter Chicken, the exceedingly popular and most well known Indian food dish is well suited to cooking in the Instant Pot, and the results are outstanding.  Skip the Delivery, make this Instant Pot Butter Chicken at home today and have leftovers for lunch this week! […]

Don’t be a Grinch…. It’s Family Movie Night

Don’t be a Grinch…. It’s Family Movie Night

One of my favourite things about the holidays is all the amazing movies, and the memories that they have for us as a family. It’s the most wonderful time of the year – time for the annual 25 Days Of Christmas Movies Blog Hop! #ChristmasMoviesHop […]

Hoisin Meatballs; Crock Pot or Stove Top

Hoisin Meatballs; Crock Pot or Stove Top

Hoisin Meatballs a MUST make meal! Are you looking for a new Meatball recipe?  Look no further!  These Hoisin Meatballs are a snap to assemble, can be made in the Crock Pot or on the Stove Top (haven’t tried Instant Pot yet), are Meal Prep […]

Rice Pilaf; make your own!

Rice Pilaf; make your own!

Tired of plain rice?  Looking for something a little healthier than those pre-packaged rice mixes?  Greek Rice Pilaf is a great option, and one that you can actually meal prep ahead and have on hand for those nights when you forgot to plan or make […]

Crock Pot Creamy Cajun Chicken Pasta

Crock Pot Creamy Cajun Chicken Pasta

Crock Pot Creamy Cajun Chicken Pasta is a delicious Crock Pot meal full of classic Cajun flavours.  Green pepper, onion, and celery, known as the Trinity in Cajun and Creole cooking, is enhanced by the addition of cream cheese, half and half, and Parmesan.  Add […]