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Holiday, Side Dishes, Vegetarian

Hasselback Potatoes

As a technique, Hasselback Potatoes are nothing new. As for presentation, they are absolutely everything! With Easter around the corner, make your dinner a little extra special – with very little effort. In fact, you’ll be surprised at how easy these “Hassel-free” potatoes are to make! Your history lesson for […]

Holiday, Not Always Breakfast

Crêpes

Crêpes are definitely one of our families favourites! Not to mention there’s just something special about enjoying a crêpe. Lol, even the word just sounds special. Enjoy these luxurious “pancakes” either sweet or savoury, the end result is an absolute win. Have you ever wondered about the history of some […]

Appetizers, Dressings, Dips & Gravies, Meal Boards, Side Dishes

Black Bean Dip

Whenever we think Mexican food, we always love the addition of black beans. Such a little bean, they have some much nutritional value! Not to mention, we think they’re a “pretty” looking bean….Ha! If a bean can be classified as “pretty”. Seriously though, black beans contain an exceptional amount of […]

Desserts

Tiramisu

May your coffee be strong and your Monday short. Or better yet, simply eat Tiramisu for breakfast! A dessert featuring lady finger biscuits soaked in rum and coffee, layered with mascarpone custard and dusted with cocoa powder and whipped cream – this classic Italian dessert will be the highlight to […]

Appetizers, Beverages, Treats

Vietnamese Coffee

It’s been a while since we posted a fun drink on the blog and so we decided it was about time! Now before we get into the details of this creamy treat, we have to shout out a disclaimer – this is NOT a traditional Vietnamese Coffee. This warm drink […]

Appetizers, Fish, Meal Boards

Coconut Fish Nuggets

Coconut and fish – we figure these 2 incredible foods are the perfect pairing. Not to mention, it’s -30°C today as we write this blog and the combo just sounds balmy doesn’t it? Coconut…Fish…imagine a warm beach…drinks with umbrella’s…we promise you’ll be swept away with this recipe! Let one bite […]

Desserts, Holiday

Chocolate Ornament Bombs

“Have yourself a Merry little Christmas, let your heart be light. From now on your troubles will be out of sight…” It’s Christmas time! Let the celebrating begin, let’s pull out all the stops and really celebrate! We’ve made it through another year – Another year learning how to be […]

Desserts, Flour, Frostings, Holiday

Gingerbread Houses

It’s the Christmas season and we LOVE making gingerbread houses! Within both our families, our kids have grown up always excited to construct houses from cookies, icing and candy. The holidays just simply wouldn’t be the same without the smell of gingerbread and sugar… Lol. If you’ve ever tried to […]