Budget Burgers

Summer isn’t over yet! Make the most out of these last few weeks of August! Fire-up the grill and celebrate summer by making these Budget Burgers! Made with a juicy mixture of ground beef and pork, onion and pantry staple seasonings these burgers are packed with flavour for a tiny cost. […]

Canadian Cheddar Popcorn

Invest in your movie night with Canadian Cheddar Popcorn! Jazz-up your popcorn with an easy addition of Canadian Cheddar! Simply add microplane grated Avonlea Clothbound Cheddar cheese to a big bowl of buttery popcorn to turn it into a homemade spin on the classic white cheddar popcorn. Now, what should […]

Mushroom & Bannock Bites

Mushroom & Bannock bites are an easy, affordable and all-Canadian appetizer to serve at your next shindig! Using classic Bannock as a base, these bite-sized treats are packed with Canadian flavours. This post and recipe for Mushroom & Bannock Bites is my entry to Mushrooms Canada’s FBC2017 Mushroom Appetizer Contest. […]

Camping Essentials: Tipsy Campfire Nachos

S’mores shouldn’t be the only snack around the campfire this summer! Treat your friends to this fun and unexpected camp treat! Tipsy Campfire Nachos are the perfect excuse to crack open another beer and relax around the fire in the great outdoors. This post contains sponsored content. I was fortunate […]

Grilled Caesar Veggie Tartine

Looking for a lazy summer day lunch recipe? Look no further! This Parisian inspired Grilled Caesar Veggie Tartine is packed with summer garden produce, comes together in 15 minutes and is absolutely delicious thanks to Litehouse Caesar Dressing! This post contains sponsored content. I was fortunate enough to receive monetary […]

How-to Host an Instagram Worthy Girls Night

Get the girls together and host an Instagram-worthy Girls Night! Ditch the rules of etiquette past and make it an all-hands on deck affair for the best photo ops and least damage to your budget. Special thanks to my friends at Dairy Farmers of Canada, Two Oceans Wine Canada and St-Leon […]

Tawa Camembert Curry Dip

Say goodbye to ho-hum party appetizers and serve this summery, fresh and ooey gooey Northern-India inspired Tawa Camembert Curry Dip. This fun cheese dish boasts unique flavours and comes together in less than 15 minutes. Sure to be the talk of the party! This post contains sponsored content. I was […]

Gluten Free Pesto

Gluten Free Walnut Pesto Pasta

Hosting a friend or family member who is affected by Celiac disease this summer? Make sure they aren’t left-out! This Gluten Free Walnut Pesto Pasta is a delicious, fuss-free and safe dish to serve that won’t break the food budget.  This post contains sponsored content. I was fortunate enough to receive monetary compensation and/or products from Barilla […]