Refrigerator Bread and Butter Pickles

homemade bread & butter pickles

Pickles. Who would have thought they’d be so easy to make? As long as you know how to chop, stir and pour, you can make them. And, they are way better than the store-bought ones. These ones don’t require canning so they’re even less intimidating. James has never like Bread and Butter Pickles, so I never… 

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Jalapeño-Cheddar Drop Biscuits

Jalepeno Cheddar Biscuits made with bisquick

The season of soup is drawing near. And, in my opinion, soup is just not complete without a side of biscuits – warm from the oven. Thanks to my favourite homemade baking mix, these biscuits could not be simpler to make. Four ingredients get stirred together, dropped onto baking sheets and baked until golden. I’m addicted… 

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Simplified Stuffing

Simplified Stuffing

Although I never spent much time in the kitchen growing up my mom’s simple, hearty and homemade cooking had a big impact on me and inspires a lot of the way I cook today. She’s an awesome cook and has produced some of my all time favourite recipes. Today I’m sharing her Simplified Stuffing. If you’re like… 

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Cranberry Ginger Jelly

Cranberry Ginger Jelly

Canadian Thanksgiving is just around the corner and although I don’t make a huge feast for just the three of us, I do have fun making a few things here and there to remind me of home. A turkey dinner is just not complete without some Cranberry Jelly (or sauce, depending on your preference). I never realized… 

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Mandarin Orange Broccoli Salad

Mandarin Orange Broccoli Salad

This is a twist off of my mom’s Broccoli Salad recipe. Hers is packed full of yummy goodness like grapes, sesame seeds, grated carrots and crumbled bacon. Although it is one of my favourite salads to eat, I’m much to lazy to make it for a weeknight dinner. This is my simplified version with a… 

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