{RECIPE} Cod en Papillote with Lemon Mango Salsa

Cod en Papillote with Lemon Mango Salsa

As the weather gets warmer and warmer, the amount of time that I want to spend indoors gets lower and lower. Sadly though, Vancouver is infamous for teasing us with days of beautiful weather followed by seemingly endless amounts of rain. Summers are made for grilling, but being a fair-weather kinda gal, when rain hits I tend to take my cooking indoors. This means that … [Read more...]

{RECIPE} Lemon Glazed Blueberry Mini Doughnuts

Lemon Glazed Blueberry Mini Doughnuts

I've shared my love of doughnuts with you guys in the past, so it should be no surprise that I'm back at it again with these Lemon Glazed Blueberry Mini Doughnuts. If you're a lover of doughnuts like I am, this is a must have recipe for your summer sweets rotation. Between kids school activities, PAC potlucks, and work luncheons I'm always on the hunt for a quick and easy show … [Read more...]

#CookingHacks: How to peel garlic in 30 seconds!

How to peel garlic

As a busy, on the go mom, I'm always looking for ways to make life a little easier. Two of the things I spend the most time on in my house are cooking and cleaning... Ok... who am I trying to kid... I clean as little as humanly possible, but I do cook, alot! So finding ways to save time and increase efficiencies in the kitchen means that I get to spend less time cooking for … [Read more...]

{RECIPE} Homemade Nutella

Homemade Nutella

February 5th is World Nutella Day! Yes... It's a thing -- a day entirely dedicated to peoples love and passion for Nutella. Funny story, it wasn't until I was in my 30's that I discovered I liked Nutella. My mom had a very persuasive way of convincing us kids that we didn't like the things that she didn't want us to like. Mostly it was just messy or overly sugary foods like … [Read more...]

{RECIPE} The Best Chicken Noodle Soup

This Homemade Chicken Noodle soup is the epitome of comfort food. Ready in under an hour, you'll never go back to canned again!

Cold & Flu season is upon us, and nothing says comfort food like a big 'ol bowl of chicken noodle soup, amiright? As soon as the weather gets colder, all I can think about is soup -- stews, chowders, bisques, you name it -- I want it in my belly. My man was recently laid up with a bad case of the man cold, and being the supportive girlfriend I am I nursed him back to … [Read more...]