Creamy Tropical Green Smoothie

Creamy Tropical Green Smoothies

Green smoothies have been a “thing” for quite a while now, but I didn’t get it for the longest time because every recipe I tried tasted just too, well, green. But, I finally found one that tastes like a proper smoothie – cold, creamy and delicious. Your first thought will be “tropical” not “green”. There’s… 

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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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Chocolate Cheesecake Mousse

Chocolate Cheesecake Mousse

I’ve been camping this week, which also means I’ve been out of touch this week. And, I’m ok with that. Having a break from real life, enjoying family and nature without any distractions, is one of my favourite things to do. I’m sure we’ll come back tired and smokey but hopefully also refreshed and ready… 

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Cajun Grilled Pork Chops with Creamy Mushroom Pan Sauce

Cajun Grilled Pork Chops with Creamy Mushroom Pan Sauce

My mom is visiting this week. Wee Hoo! I haven’t seen her since the beginning of last summer so I was beyond excited for her to come. And, now she’s here and I’m enjoying every single moment. The kids are eating up their Grandma time and soaking up every bit of attention. As I’m sure… 

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Three No-Bake Thanksgiving Appetizers

three no-bake thanksgiving appetizers

I’m not a simple person by nature. The simple life has always appealed to me but I tend to over complicate things and end up going overboard. That ‘s partly why this blog is so important to me. It helps to remind me to keep things simple and enjoy life. I try to think of… 

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