Mussels in White Wine

Fresh mussels are a favourite for any seafood lover and are so easy to make they almost cook themselves. If you love mussels as much as I do, my quick and easy mussels recipe will become one of your favourites! There are a few things that you need to know when cooking mussels. When you…

Frozen Mango Mojito

If you are searching for an easy and delicious summer cocktail, look no further! These Frozen Mango Mojitos are incredibly easy to make. With the weather getting warmer, there is nothing better then sipping on a refreshing mango mojito, especially if you can enjoy it outdoors. Ingredients: 1 lb bag frozen mango chunks 1/4 cup…

Fall Salad with Apples and Fennel

  This salad combines some of my favourite fall flavours and looks beautiful on the Thanksgiving table. It works well as a light first course, but may also be served as a meal. If I have candied or toasted pecan on hand, I love to add them for a nice crunch. It is delicious with…

Lamb Stew

  Stew is one of the most simple dishes you can make. It requires minimal prep time and usually from a short list of ingredients. My favourite part is that the longer it sits, the better it tastes, so you can enjoy it for a few days.  When the weather turns cold, nothing is more comforting and satisfying than…

Warm Corn and Zucchini Salad

If you are looking for a quick, healthy and delicious summer side, look no further! This corn and zucchini salad is not only delicious but takes under 10 minutes to prepare. I prefer to serve it warm, but it also tastes great at room temperature. It is a great way to incorporate summer vegetables into…

Summer Potato Salad

Potato salad is a dish that I find myself making over and over in the warm summer months. It’s a great side for a BBQ or picnic, and something that I tend to whip up when a large group comes over. This salad a is a lighter version of the traditional dish, which is usually…

Ricotta Yoghurt Pancakes

I grew up eating these pancakes and have been making them for my girls since they were little. This is not a typical ricotta pancake recipe, as I like to use both ricotta, and yogurt in the batter. One batch makes 12-14 small pancakes. I make these about 3 times a week, as they are…

Dark Chocolate and Baileys Irish Cream Cupcakes

For the most part, my recipes are healthy and delicious. While eating healthy can be tasty, and better for you, it doesn’t mean you shouldn’t have a treat now and then. St. Patricks Day seems the perfect time for this fun, adults only treat. These rich cupcakes are topped with a Baileys infused, cream cheese…

Shrimp and White Wine Tagliatelle

Pasta is a great comfort food, especially in the cold months. This is an incredibly easy weeknight dinner, that takes 15 minutes to prepare. I love to cook shrimp, as it cooks quickly and is incredibly versatile. The best part is that I can make the sauce while the pasta is cooking, so I spend…