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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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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Vegetable Bibimbap

vegetable bibimbap

I have a tendency to stay away from foods with weird names that I don’t recognize. I’ve come to the realization that I’ve been doing myself a great disservice. I’ve been missing out on tons of great food just because it doesn’t look like something I would normally eat. This Vegetable Bibimbap definitely falls into that category…. 

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