Cauliflower Soup Recipe

Cauliflower Soup

Having soup for lunch is one of my favorite things, even in warm weather. So when Techno Dude and I couldn’t eat all the cauliflower we bought for our dinner the other night I decided to make up my own recipe for cauliflower soup. I’m back to watching what I eat so I wanted to […]

Jellybean Bark

Jellybean Bark

A long time ago I met a wonderful lady who loved making chocolate candy at Christmas time. I would often join her for an evening of chocolate making fun. Staying up until the wee hours of the morning we would make peanut butter cups, caramel cups, decorated suckers and other delicious chocolatey treats. At the end […]

Rigatoni and Cheese Casserole

Rigatoni and Cheese Pasta Bake

In celebration of the first day of Autumn I want to share this delicious Rigatoni and Cheese Casserole recipe with you. I don’t know about you but when the weather is turning colder, my stomache craves comfort food and this recipe for Rigatoni and Cheese Casserole answers that craving. It was one of my go to meals when […]

The Best Method of Reheating Pizza

The Best Way to Reheat Pizza

I have a love/hate relationship with pizza. I love pizza. Especially pizza from a pizzeria. I love the crust, the gooey cheese, the sauce and the multitude of topping choices. I hate that pizza is worth so many weight watcher points. One slice weighs in at a hefty 10 points, that’s a lot of points […]

Getting Organized At Home: Recipes

Recipe Book

A few years ago when our kids left home to attend university my husband and I began cooking together. I wasn’t sure if I would like sharing ‘my’ kitchen with him, but the more we work together preparing recipes we enjoy, the more I like it. Every weekend, we surround ourselves with the current grocery store flyers, our freezer […]

Ginger Snap Cookies


If you haven’t finished your Christmas baking this year and are looking for a new family favorite cookie, I highly recommend this recipe for Ginger Snap Cookies. I started making them a few years ago, and they quickly became a favorite with my youngest daughter. She likes them so much, she’s taking them to her work […]

Almond Cake Recipe


I don’t often bake, but when Christmas rolls around you’ll find me pulling out my measuring cups, dusting off my cookbooks and donning my Christmas apron to get down to the business of baking up my family’s favorite sweets. This year has been no exception, I already have my Shortbread Cookies  and these Yummy Treats in the freezer. […]

Butternut Squash and Apple Soup

Butternut Squash and Apple Soup

I love having soup for lunch on a cold day. After a morning of sitting and working on the computer I find I’m quite cold and there’s nothing like a steaming bowl of soup to warm me up. Now that the weather is getting colder, Techno Dude and I have been spending some time in the kitchen […]

Chocolate Chip Cake Recipe

Chocolate Chip Cake Recipe

I have been challenged recently because our youngest daughter discovered that she is lactose intolerant and I have started looking for ways to make our favorite recipes more suitable to her dietary needs. So it was very timely when, a few weeks ago, I was contacted by Silk Canada to try their new Silk Creamy […]

4 Squash Recipes

Squash Recipes

Fall has me yearning for creamy soups and home-made comfort foods. Our local farm has had an abundant squash harvest this year.  Seeing all their squash motivated me to go to Pinterest and look for some interesting and delicious squash recipes. Here are four recipes I found and plan to try in the coming weeks. Each […]