Classic Family Friendly Mac & Cheese

With the welcoming of fall, dust off of the oven and treat your loved ones to an indulgent and warming Classic Family Friendly Mac & Cheese. Made with a strong Canadian cheese and crowned with a crumbly bread crumb topping, this Mac & Cheese is the perfect starting point for […]

Cheese and Potato Perogies (Dough and Filling)

Perogies from scratch, just like Baba makes. Need we say more? With the classic potato and cheese filling, these perogies are delicious boiled or pan fried and make an excellent addition to your upcoming Thanksgiving dinner. Growing-up, I didn’t have the largest appetite and was quite picky. I didn’t really […]

Cheap and Easy Pork and Zucchini Lettuce Wraps

Cooking for two? Don’t need leftovers? These Pork and Zucchini Lettuce Wraps are perfectly portioned for two are are sure to be easy on the wallet! Are you holding-on to the last bit of Summer like I am?  I really, REALLY do not want summer to end. I am going […]

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 […]