With Thanksgiving coming up fast Pumpkin is on everyone's mind... From soups to lattes no matter where you turn there are pumpkin inspired recipes at hand. But there is only one true classic Pumpkin king - Pumpkin Pie! A staple at our Thanksgiving dinner table Pumpkin Pie is a family favourite that we normally only have once a year. Well I think that is about to change,
After a long week of wrangling my crew of 3 under 4, I really look forward to Friday night. Every Friday night my husband and I put the kids to bed early, watch a movie and enjoy some good food. We usually snack on chips, chocolate or sometimes cheese and crackers and of course a tall glass of wine! This week I wanted to try something with a kick and found a tasty recipe by
To say life is chaotic these days feels like the understatement of the decade. Work, traveling for work, 3 kids, volunteering with the kids school, husband, home, blog, weight training and heading to the gym. Like I am running and running and never catching up. Just when I *think* things are going to slow down life is throwing me another curve ball to deal with. Right now
Looking for a easy yet tasty homemade lunch or snack idea? Sometimes it can be hard to recreate the delicious store-bought items, but I am here to tell you today, that Pizza Buns is not one of those items. With this easy homemade pizza buns recipe you will be enjoying hot fresh out of the oven pizza buns in no time! So what is the secret to making these pizza buns so tasty?
Need a last minute Easter dessert that is sure to make an impression? Why not make these EASY Mini Cheesecakes? With only 5 ingredients plus whatever decorations you choose you likely have everything you need to make these in your kitchen already! Best of all, there is no fussing with a spring form pan or worrying about if the crust will hold up this Kraft Canada Easter
Every year my husband and I host Christmas Eve and every year I like to make a different dessert recipe. This year I have decided to make a cheesecake! It will be the first year I offer cheesecake...I don't know how that's even possible! Thanks to Kraft Canada, I know my dessert recipe will be a success. They have an amazing selection of cheesecake recipes to choose from so
With fall coming to an end I feel a need to say goodbye to pumpkin spice, that is until Christmas is done then I will dip into pumpkin flavours again throughout winter ;) But right now December is coming fast and I feel like it's time to bring out my favourite combination...peanut butter and chocolate! Not just any chocolate either, I'm talking about rich Baker's semi-sweet
School season is upon us! This time of year always feels hectic, there are back to school supplies to buy and new teachers to meet. And among this chaos we still need to remember the daily tasks like laundry and dinner! For me it's really important to have easy to prepare tasty meals that I know the kids are going to like. Between school, homework and extra curricular
A beautiful Saturday afternoon in the summer is the perfect time for smoothies and BBQ's. Nothing hits the spot on a sunny day like a fresh smoothie. I feel like I need to fill my summer with smoothies, they are the perfect hot day drink! A smoothie can also contain a full serving of fruit and/or vegetables depending on what you choose to add. I personally love fruit
I think it is finally safe to say that winter is over and the nice weather is here to say. After the blast of cold and hail we got mid-May I was starting to wonder if we would every be able to put away the winter gear. But now it looks like we can move on to planning summer activities - Picnics, pot lucks, backyard BBQs to name a few. I know our weekends are booking up
Working full time and trying to keep the household under control can be exhausting. By the time I'm done work for the day I am tired, scrambling to pick up the kids from daycare and school so that I can get home and put dinner on the table at a decent time. It never fails the moment we walked in the door I am asked "Mom what's for dinner?" "Mom Can I have a snack?" "Mommy..."
You may still have your Christmas decorations up, but it is time to start planning for the NEXT celebration. And no I am not talking about Valentine's Day.... Super Bowl Sunday is just a few short weeks away!!! While I don't normally watch football (I am more of a basketball and baseball fan) it is a family tradition to get together indulge in some great food and cheer