Mushroom Aioli Toasts

Mushroom Aioli Toasts

A couple of years ago I couldn’t have imagined our family eating a meal where the star ingredient was mushrooms. My husband was never a fan, but every once in a while I would make them anyways just in case he changed his mind. And, he did. The changing point came when I first made… 

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Chicken Tortilla Soup

chicken tortilla soup

It’s soup season! And, I couldn’t be happier about it. Soup is so comforting, flavourful and easy to make, and that fact that is warms you up instantly from the inside out is an added bonus. I find my feet and hands cold constantly these days and I’m wrapped up in my sweater for most… 

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(Baked!) Crispy Chicken Sandwiches

baked crispy chicken sandwiches

My love of crispy chicken burgers and sandwiches knows no bounds. If I spot it on the menu, no matter how hard I try to convince myself to try something else, I’ll always end up getting it. I know if I ordered something else I’d just wish it were more crispy, chicken-y and sandwich-ish. So,… 

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Loaded “Baked Potato” Soup

Loaded “Baked Potato” Soup

It’s still winter. Despite a few days of teasing here and there the cold weather is prominent and spring is still a month away. For my family this means soup – it’s kind of a winter staple around here. Now that we’ve moved to New York my hubby’s office is only a five minute walk… 

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Spicy Bean Burritos (Freezer Friendly)

Spicy Bean Burritos (Freezer Friendly)

I had high hopes for these burritos after spotting them on Annie’s Eats (I trust that woman with my taste buds) and they were even better than I thought they were going to be. That doesn’t happen too often. I find that beans tend to zap the flavour out of dishes and I was a little afraid… 

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Kids in the Kitchen: Tortilla Pizzas

Kids in the Kitchen: Tortilla Pizzas

I think it’s great to get kids in the kitchen early and even to arm them with recipes so that once they’re a little older, and staying home alone, you know they can take good care of themselves in the kitchen (without you having to worry about the house exploding while you’re gone). I first… 

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