RECIPE EGGPLANT SIDE DISH

  One of my favorite dishes that is quick and easy. This dish takes no time to prepare and can be spiced however you like. DIRECTIONS One medium sized eggplant. Slice into rounds about 1/4 inch thick. On a parchment paper lined cookie sheet, lay out the sliced eggplant. Brush with olive oil. Season with…

TREATS CHOCOLATE DIPPED FRUIT

CHOCOLATE DIPPED FRUIT Would you like to be able to create a tasty treat at a moments notice? These Chocolate Dipped Fruit slices are simple, easy and delicious. So how do we make these lovely treats? Collect the fruits you would like to use. Try apples, pears, figs, dates, bananas,pretzels and nuts. I am sure…

Avocado Dressing

Simple, easy and just delicious! Quite a few people have asked for this recipe so here you go! This avocado dressing is amazing on pastas of all kinds! I have used it on toast and in salads as well and it just works fantastic! Avocado Dressing Ingredients 1 Ripe Avocado Olive Oil Salt and Pepper…

FOOD SCIENCE

CINNAMON It’s fall and winter is fast approaching, are you ready? This spice is something most of us have in our kitchens. The smell evokes memories of holidays and the great food that accompanied them. It makes our mouth water and our stomach growl. Cookies, loaves and the scent of Christmas. Love this spice but…

Health & Wellness

WHY BREAKFAST IS IMPORTANT A lot of people I know skip breakfast. I have often wondered why. Are you a breakfast skipper? Why is it important to have a meal in the morning? Your body has been hard at work all night. It makes repairs, cleans out toxins and rejuvenates all while you are sleeping….

Bacon Wrapped Pork Loin

BACON WRAPPED PORK LOIN¬† One of my favourite BBQ recipes. It is simple and delicious and smells fantastic! I usually make two at a time so we can have leftovers. Here we go! Ingredients 2 pork loins 1 package of bacon Salt and pepper to taste BBQ Sauce (whatever one you enjoy) Onion powder to…

Roasted Veggies

IT’S FINALLY HERE! So excited that fall has finally arrived! Time to do some veggie roasting. I love the smell of roasting veggies in the morning. My whole house smells just amazing! Easy recipes and gives us side dishes for the rest of the week. So this is what I do. Split your acorn squash,…

Pears: Part Two

PEARS PART II Doesn’t this look delicious! Pear/Cranberry Upside Down Cake This was gone so quickly I barely got to try it myself! Ingredients 1/4 cup pure lard 1/4 cup ghee 1 cup firmly packed brown sugar 1 cup sifted unbleached cake flour 1 teaspoon baking powder Pinch of sea salt 3 room temperature eggs,…

Cinnamon Pear Loaf

PEARS My neighbour has a couple of pear trees in his backyard so I asked if I could grab a few, A few, I got to pick dozens! <3 The question then became what to do with them? First up, Pear and Cinnamon loaf! Ingredients 1 room temperature egg 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 cup sugar…

Endless Summer

ENDLESS SUMMER So it’s September and it is 41 outside. I know that everyone has been loving this summer but I would like it to end soon please. I am not a spoil sport I just want to sleep through the ¬†night. We don’t have air conditioning and fans are just not cutting it. I…

LIFESTYLE

STOP THAT!!   Yes, I mean you. I get told everyday about things people have eliminated from their diets so they can loose weight. I have to say that loosing weight is not about what you take out of your diet but how you treat the food you eat every day. Bread is fine to…