Quick & Flavourful Pizza Sauce

Homemade Pizza Sauce

I always had it in my mind that the best pizza sauce would have to be a labour of love. Something complicated and intricate with just the right nuances. Turns out I was wrong. After (what felt like) trying every type of pizza sauce under the sun, my favourite pizza sauce ended up being the… 

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Basic Spaghetti Bolognese

basic spaghetti bolognese

Last week after school Max asked if he could help me make supper. My immediate reaction was to hold back a sigh and wonder how to let him down easy. My hubby had been away on a business trip for most of the week and I was trying to get everything ready for them, and myself, as… 

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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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Jalapeño Popper Stuffed Mushrooms

jalapeño popper stuffed mushrooms

Five years ago if someone had told me that one of my husbands favourite appetizers would be stuffed mushrooms I would’ve been dumbfounded. And yet, here we are today with the dreaded mushroom taking centre stage, and killing it! There is something about this combination of flavours that works so well together. The mushrooms act as… 

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Stove Top Stuffing

Stove Top Stuffing

The scent of stuffing = the holidays for me. I remember the excitement of Christmas buzzing through the air on Christmas Eve, all of us kids waiting anxiously for the night’s festivities. I spent so many hours looking at our tree with it’s twinkling lights and examining every detail of the special ornaments that were… 

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Lunch Box: Quick Tomato Basil Soup w/ Grilled Cheese Sticks & Seed Snack

Lunch Box: Quick Tomato Basil Soup w/ Grilled Cheese Sticks & Seed Snack

The past couple of days it has officially started to feel like fall. When I’m driving Max to and from school, the leaves are gently falling from the trees and gathering around the edges of the road. Everything’s still pretty green, but the change is coming, and I’m surprisingly ready for it. The weather is… 

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