B.E.L.T. Salad with Quick Bagel Croutons and Parmesan Vinaigrette

BELT Salad with Bagel Croutons and Parmesan Vinaigrette

On Father’s Day we made a ton of sweets. All of James’ favourites to show him how thankful we are for what a good Daddy he is. With all of that sweetness going down we really needed a healthy meal in the middle of the day to offset things a bit. So, I dreamt up… 

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Southwestern Chickpea Salad with BBQ Dressing

BBQ Chickpea Salad

I’m about to share one of my most crave worthy salads of all time. Are you ready? In my house it’s no secret that Mom’s favourite food consists of Mexican/Tex Mex/Southwestern flavours. So this salad is just bound to be a favourite. It starts off with some chopped romaine and southwestern-style veggies – bell peppers, tomatoes, avocado, and… 

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Crispy Chicken Mango Salad with Goat Cheese & Honey-Mustard Poppy Seed Dressing

Crispy Chicken Mango Salad with Goat Cheese and Honey-Mustard Poppy Seed Dressing

The kids and I love having salads for lunch during the week. When we’re driving home from picking Max up from Kindergarten and they find out we’re having salad for lunch, cheers erupt from the back seat. I usually just make up a salad with whatever protein, veg, and dressing we have on hand. But,… 

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Massaged Kale Chicken Caesar Wraps

Massaged Kale Chicken Caesar Wraps

Welcome back to my new-ish blog. :) I’m so glad to be back sharing brand new recipes with you! It will still take some time before the archives are fully back to normal and before I get this new theme completely tweaked to my liking but so far I’m happy. And, I’m sooo thankful for… 

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Lunch Box: Mini Pita Pizzas w/ Quick Veggie Dip & Granola Trail Mix

Lunch Box: Mini Pita Pizzas w/ Quick Veggie Dip & Granola Trail Mix

Can you believe it’s the end of September already? Which means, this is the final Lunch Box post. I sure had fun creating this series for you and I hope you enjoyed it as well! This last lunch box is going to be a favourite with the kiddos. Mini pizzas? Who wouldn’t go crazy for that? Well,… 

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Lunch Box: Ham & Cheese Waffle Panini w/ Marinated Veg Salad & Raspberry Yogurt

Lunch Box: Ham & Cheese Waffle Panini w/ Marinated Veg Salad & Raspberry Yogurt

Is everyone in their school routine yet? I feel like this week we may finally be getting it down. The excitement has warn off and Max is a little less ecstatic to go every day, but our morning routine has become pretty much that – routine. I did pretty good his first couple of weeks… 

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Caramelized Onion, Mushroom & Prosciutto Quesadillas

Caramelized Onion, Mushroom & Prosciutto Quesadillas

Meet my favourite quesadilla. It’s not exactly a traditional quesadilla I know, but it is so packed with flavour and is a great switch up to the usual Mexican flavours. Even Max, who claims he doesn’t like mushrooms, ate these up. This started as a play off of Mushroom Aioli Toasts, when I opened my fridge and… 

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