Whole Wheat Pizza Crust (+ step-by-step photos & tips for pizzeria style pizza)

Whole Wheat Pizza Dough

Recently I was contacted by Fleischmann’s yeast about sharing a homemade pizza crust recipe, encouraging families to cook and eat together on a regular basis. You know I am all about bringing people together around the table with good, homemade food. But you guys! You know what I realized, for the umpteenth time, that I’ve… 

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Quick Classic Tomato Soup

Quick Classic Tomato Soup

On a dreary day there’s nothing quite as comforting as a bowl of tomato soup and a grilled cheese sandwich. I’m not sure what it is about it, but it just hits the spot. It must be some lurking childhood memory that brings up those cozy feelings as soon as my spoon dips into the vibrant red… 

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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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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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Creamy Baked Mac & Cheese

Creamy Baked Mac & Cheese

I’ve tried many mac ‘n cheese recipes in my time. Back in the day we used to live off the boxed stuff but I stopped buying them long ago. Which meant that we stopped having mac and cheese all together because none of them ever held up to our expectations. They never seemed as creamy… 

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Parmesan, Kale & White Bean Burgers

Parmesan, Kale & White Bean Burgers

This meal really surprised my husband and me. It sounded and looked good, but I’ve never made bean patties before and I was worried they’d be a bit flavourless. Plus, I knew James would probably not be looking forward to having a bean patty for supper instead of meat, but I just didn’t give him… 

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