Kids in the Kitchen: Homemade Egg McMuffins for Dad

Homemade Egg McMuffins

Who says Mom’s the only one that gets a special breakfast made by the kiddo’s? My husband isn’t really a breakfast in bed kind of guy so I didn’t want to stretch it that far. But, it is fun for the kids to make something special for Dad and I think breakfast is a great… 

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Peanut Buster Parfait Ice Cream Cake

Peanut Buster Parfait Ice Cream Cake

Peanut Buster Parfaits were my favourite treat at Dairy Queen growing up. I’ve always loved that sweet-chocolate, salty-peanut combination. I don’t remember when my mom started making this version at home but I do remember that it was one of my favourite summer desserts growing up. James has never been a big fan of cake… 

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Chicken & Sage Sausage Patties

Chicken & Sage Sausage Patties

I never thought I’d be one to make my own sausages, but I also never realized how easy they could be to make. Little did I know that you don’t need all the special packaging equipment to make a darn good sausage. All you need is your hands, a fork and some everyday ingredients. I fell… 

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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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Two Tasty Ways to Use up Dry Bread

Toss with oil, spices and cheese

Nothing is more frustrating to me then wasting food. Whether it be because I burnt something, forgot about it in the back of my fridge, made something less then stellar, or simply bought too much of it. Whatever the case, I hate to throw away food. One of those foods that seems to always go bad… 

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