Healthy Strawberry Milkshakes

Healthy Strawberry Milkshakes

I love how food holds memories that can bring you back to a different time and place. When I was growing up my dad would take me on dates, whether it be to the garbage dump or out for lunch, we always had to stop and pick up some strawberry milkshakes along the way. It… 

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Fresh Cherry Slushies

Fresh Cherry Slushies

There’s nothing more refreshing on a hot summer day then a nice fruity slushy. They were a favourite of mine growing up. These days I have a hard time justifying a run to the corner store just to fill my kids up on sugar, but I don’t want them to have to miss out either…. 

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Ham & Swiss Sliders with Butter-Mustard Glaze

Ham & Swiss Sliders with Butter-Mustard Glaze

Happy July! I’m so excited that summer is here and in full swing. That means potlucks, BBQs, and picnics galore! If you’re looking for a simple picnic/potluck sandwich to impress, you must give these ham and swiss sliders a try. They are so simple yet so flavourful. We served them at Max’s birthday party and several people said they… 

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Rhubarb Strawberry Floats

Rhubarb Strawberry Floats

As far as I’m concerned summer is here. We’ve had a couple weeks of gorgeous weather, I’ve got my garden planted, the neighbourhood splash park is open, and we’ve been having picnics like nobodies business. It may not say so on the calendar but we had such a hard, long winter that I’m kind of ok that we skipped past spring. Next… 

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Crispy Microwave Potato Chips

crispy microwave potato chips

I haven’t had a bag of potato chips sitting in my cupboard in a very, very long time. Mostly because they’re my weakness. I’m a salty craving kind of gal and I know if I had something like that laying around they would find a way to get eaten. That’s where these chips come in. They’re a healthier… 

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Chocolate Swirl Peppermint Fudge

Chocolate Swirl Peppermint Fudge

Me and the kidlets have been spending lot’s of time in the kitchen this week making sweets for goody baskets and Christmas celebrations. All the gifts have been bought, many of them are wrapped and tucked under the tree. All that’s left is the fun stuff – cooking and baking! I tried not to take… 

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Chicken Tortilla Soup

chicken tortilla soup

It’s soup season! And, I couldn’t be happier about it. Soup is so comforting, flavourful and easy to make, and that fact that is warms you up instantly from the inside out is an added bonus. I find my feet and hands cold constantly these days and I’m wrapped up in my sweater for most… 

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