• Family,  Food,  Home

    Meal Planning

    Meal planning is a great way to help save on money, time and your sanity.  I’ve been meal planning for years for the simple fact that 1. I love making lists and it gives my family a visual for our…

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    Festive Drinks and Cocktails

    Festive Holiday Drinks and Cocktails Say ‘Cheers’ with these festive drinks and cocktails this holiday season. If you’re hosting a holiday party, make sure you have a few choices for your guests to choose from. These drinks can also be…

  • Family,  Food

    Puppy Chow

    This Puppy Chow is NOT for our 4 legged friends, sorry pups!   Puppy Chow is a nutty, chocolaty, crunchy, messy sinful and SO easy to make treat.  My Grandma Smith made this every year for Christmas when we were…

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    Christmas Crack

    One of our favourite things my boys and I love to do at Christmas time is making cookies and treats. A few years ago I came across a new (to me) recipe. It was called: ‘Christmas Crack.’  I’m sure you…

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    Golden Garlic Chicken Thighs

    Alright guys.  Are you ready for an easy and super satisfying chicken recipe?  I really don’t need to talk this one up because it really sells itself; truly love at first bite.  Garlic, turmeric, chicken thighs….what’s not to love!?  I…

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    Mom’s Pumpkin Roll

      It’s still pumpkin season and this sinful dessert will knock your socks off!  It’s elegant looking, it’s simpler than you think to make, and it is SO good! When I was a kid the only pumpkin food that I…

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    Dark Chocolate Black Bean Avocado Brownies

    Alright everyone.  You might as well stock up on black beans and avocados now because once you’ve tasted these brownies, you’re going to be hooked!  At least I hope so!  What’s better than a ‘healthy’ chocolatey brownie?  They’re peanut free,…

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    Zucchini, Tomatoe and Cheese Boats

    Here’s yet another zucchini recipe from yours truly!  This veggie is just so versatile I can’t help but make meals out of it!  Summer is coming to an end soon though, so stay tuned for all things pumpkin in the…

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    Anytime Nachos

    These ‘Anytime Nachos’ are great to make for any time of the week – not just for Sunday night football….orr Saturday Leafs games.  The first time I’d ever made this was just last summer.  We were hanging out with my friend…