Ketchup: a staple in everyone's house no matter how old you are. It really is the "go-to" condiment for young and old. Just because ketchup it’s common doesn't mean it has to be boring. From French fries to fish, ketchup adds an extra flavour to all sorts of dishes. But it doesn't mean you can't shake up your ketchup a little to create new flavour combinations, dips, sauces
There are some smells and tastes that are so intertwined with your memories that the moment your senses are touched it is like being transported back in time. My family on my Dad's side is from Quebec and although they moved to the Toronto area when he was very young, they brought some of the Quebecois traditions with them including making homemade tourtière. A tradition for
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?
When someone says “Grilled Cheese”, what do you think of? The plain old classic sandwich with two pieces of bread and processed cheese? With National Grilled Cheese Day coming up on April 12th, let’s have some fun, get creative, and up our grilled cheese game with some delicious recipes. While most people are familiar with the family favourite classic grilled cheese, we’re
The season for entertaining is coming up quickly! Whether you're hosting a holiday party, a game day celebration, or just want to make a delicious appetizer for the family, nacho dip is a fan favorite! There are so many different ways to spice up your nacho dip and put a twist on it while incorporating your favorite flavors. I've shared my Beef Taco Dip and Easy Nacho Dip
If you follow sports at all you know the "big game" for football is coming up. While I don't love football, I still have a Superbowl party complete with awesome food. It has been ingrained in me after years of watching football with my step-dad growing up. He would always prepare a feast for game day including chicken wings, ribs, potato skins, nachos and more. Actually,
Getting together with friends at a summer BBQ or a Super Bowl Party is always fun. But one of the bonuses that comes along with all these gatherings is the food! Nothing beats great conversation, lots of laughs, ice cold drinks and tasty desserts. One of my all time favourite things to make to bring to a party is a great dip. Perfect for snacking and easy to prepare ahead of
Dip, Dip, Dip, I love DIP! Nacho Dip is a staple in our house, not just for special occasions, but just about any time. I will make up this Easy Nacho Dip recipe for Hubs to snack on during the week or for us to enjoy together if we are sitting down to a movie night. With just 5 ingredients it is quick to make up and keeps well in the fridge for up to 5 days, if it lasts that
With the holiday season just around the corner, it is time to start planning ahead for delicious family feasts. I don’t know about your house, but in mine, the holidays are a time to get together with aunts, uncles and cousins we don’t see as often as we should. To share lots of laughs, catch up on life and of course enjoy some great food. Fall’s quintessential fruit
Healthy & Nutritious Hummus Cracker Snacks We love hummus in our home, so it was easy to come up with this tasty treat. It's simple to make and full of flavor! Try serving it as an appetizer at your next party or have it as an afternoon snack the whole family will enjoy. It’s healthy to boot, as hummus is rich in protein, tomatoes contain vitamin C and cucumbers are an
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..."
Kid Friendly Butternut Squash Mac & Cheese If your kids are anything like mine you probably have a bit of trouble getting them to eat their vegetables. I can normally get them to eat fruit; bananas, strawberries and grapes are favourites in this house. Well, until one decides he hates strawberries and the other cries because I bought the green grapes this time instead