Tag Archives: Recipes

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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No Bake Easter Cream Egg IceBox Cake-an easy Easter Dessert

I had a babysitter that lived next door to me when I was around 9 years old. She had long dark hair, loved the Bay City Rollers and was maybe 4 or 5 years older; all of which made her … Continue reading

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Award Winning Strawberry Sunrise Waffle and Chicken Sandwich: An easy and healthier version

I bought my first waffle maker at a garage sale almost 25 years ago, long before Waffle and Chicken Sandwiches were even a thing.  The lady that sold it to me for $5.00 said she had received it as a gift … Continue reading

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The 5 minute Ukrainian Breakfast Sandwich

When I was in Grade 6 my parents asked me if I wanted to take Ukrainian dancing. For Ukrainians, there is a huge emphasis on celebrating our culture through both dance and food. And since I already had the food … 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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A quick and easy dinner recipe: Pork Chops with Apple – Sage Sauce

“So what did you have for dinner?” When I was a kid, this was one of the typical topics of conversation with my friends. I used to love to say, proudly, that I had ‘Pork Chops with Apple Sauce.’ I … Continue reading

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Ukrainian Daughter’s Crock Pot Casserole: An easy Ukrainian feast in one pot

It was only the morning after and my son was already in mourning. I couldn’t blame him, the day after Malanka is always a bit of a let down. Not only does the next one feel like a really long way … Continue reading

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Pistachio Dessert- 30 minute St. Patrick’s Day Recipe

I envisioned days, even weeks, stretched out in front of me, leisurely perusing Pinterest, looking for that perfect recipe (or even coming up with my own). Then the next thing I know, it’s closing in on me, only a few … Continue reading

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Healthy Starts Round up – Our Growing Edge

This January I had the opportunity to host a blogger’s link up called “Our Growing Edge.” Our Growing Edge is all about bloggers trying and sharing new things. It’s also about adventure, growth and pushing the boundaries. The theme for … Continue reading

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Raspberry Mocha Cinnamon Roll Lasagna – an easy breakfast or brunch

The beautiful thing about this Cinnamon Roll Lasagna breakfast/brunch recipe is that it can be whipped up (in less than 30 minutes) the night before or a couple of days in advance because it uses packaged cinnamon rolls.

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