Category Archives: Snacks

Bread Maker Paska: Ukrainian Easter Bread made EASY!

  It was a beautiful summer day when I got the call from my Mom asking me to come home. She didn’t want to tell me over the phone. I was over at a friend’s house watching “The Shining.” I … Continue reading

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Saskatoon Berry Oatmeal Cookies & Picking Adventures

When I was a kid, on many of our families’ camping trips, while the others slept, you would often find my Uncle Garry and I out early on cool, dewy summer mornings, picking Saskatoon berries (aka Juneberries). Funny, during all … Continue reading

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Vegan Blueberry Cookie Butter Dream Smoothie

January is all about Healthy Starts and smoothies are a great way to get a healthy and quick start to your day. This smoothie is not only filled with healthy fruit (that is easy to access all year round),  it … Continue reading

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Healthy Yogurt Hummus- in 10 minutes!

This is one of my favourite dips to serve on New Year’s eve or at any holiday party. In fact, this is the best hummus I have ever had and it’s actually adapted from a Weight Watchers cookbook recipe. It only … Continue reading

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Gingerbread Lime Bars

I created this holiday Gingerbread Lime Bar recipe a couple of years ago because I wanted something a little more festive than plain old lemon squares. This was an experiment in combining gingerbread and lime flavours that ended with amazing … Continue reading

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Holiday Biscotti & Christmas Baking

I love Christmas baking and can’t wait to get going on it the minute Halloween is over! This Holiday Biscotti recipe is one of my favourite Christmas baking recipes and always one of the first things I make. And because … Continue reading

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Gingerbread Yule Log Cookies

When I created these Gingerbread Yule Log cookies I was looking to invent a holiday cookie recipe that would be a unique addition to my holiday baking tray and stand out from the usual shortbread and lemon square suspects. Who … Continue reading

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No Bake Post Holiday Energy Bites

I don’t know about you, but I am still in recovery from the turkey and pumpkin pie overload last weekend. These gluten free and dairy free No Bake Energy Bites are perfect for your post holiday rehab. Delicious and easy, … Continue reading

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No Bake Inside out Boston Cream Halloween Moon Pies

If you are looking for easy and fun Halloween party ideas, look no further! These No Bake Inside Out Boston Cream Pies are the perfect easy Halloween dessert recipe for your next party.

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Series: Lunch Bag Food: Part 3- Blueberry Cornbread Recipe

Welcome to Part 3 of my Lunch Bag Food Series. If you are looking for something quick to make ahead and throw in the kids lunch box for a morning snack/breakfast or dessert, this Blueberry Cornbread recipe is the one … Continue reading

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