Spicy Lime Shrimp with Drunken Grapes

146(f2) Yes, it’s more shrimp!  Ha!  This time I won’t apologize for it because you guys all said it was quite ok to bring on the shrimp recipes.  This one developed in a weird sort of way.  It was a beautiful sunny day and I thought it would be great for shooting photos but I hadn’t […] Continue reading →

Tuesday Tidbits

tomato Salad1-DSC_0073(F) Good Tuesday morning, everyone.  Time for Tidbits and I’m so excited to bring you a little extra something today.  You’ll have to keep reading to see what it’s about though. To start off we have a recipe from The View From Great Island.  I’ll be featuring Sue’s beautiful blog in September but today I wanted […] Continue reading →

Roasted Corn with Smoky Lime Butter

Farmer Morris' Sweet Corn 282(f) I made another trip last week to Barrie Hill Farms and came away with the most delicious corn ever!  This particular variety is called Gourmet Sweet “274″, and I highly recommend giving it a try. I wanted to do a little something different taste-wise this time around and change up my cooking method as well.  […] Continue reading →

Tuesday Tidbits

pina-colada-breakfast-022_680(feature) Happy Tuesday, everyone!  I’m back from my short break last week and, wow, I feel like I’ve had a month off!  I’m re-energized and ready to go!  I hope you’re all having a fabulous summer.  The weather has been so lovely here and I can’t believe it it’s already the 12th of August – yikes!  Ok, […] Continue reading →

Asparagus and Ricotta Crostini

Crostini 143(final feature) I was at Barrie Hill Farms last weekend  where I picked up some blueberries for one of my upcoming recipes and I snapped a few pics of the beautiful produce in their store.  Each time I go to the market I am amazed at all the fresh fruits and vegetables, the unique sauces, syrups, pickles, fresh […] Continue reading →

Tuesday Tidbits

wings-6-768x1024(2)   Hi everyone, it’s another Tidbits day and I want to say thank you for all your kind words and comments on my last post.  It really does make it fun for me to put this together each week.  Today I will be adding a little extra because next weekend is a long weekend in […] Continue reading →

My Writing Process Blog Tour

ROBYNimg59o Source I was both excited and flattered when Cheri from My Savory Spoon asked me to join the Writing Process Blog Tour.  It is a fun exercise where a blogger answer four questions about their writing process and then nominates 3 other bloggers to join the tour. I really enjoy Cheri`s blog because she pays such […] Continue reading →

Tuesday Tidbits

kale salad 2photo(f) Happy Tuesday, everyone!  I hope your week is off to a good start.  Today we have Healthy Chicken Recipes for Summer.  Better Homes and Gardens has a wonderful slide show with some great recipes for everyone’s favourite.  Chicken is a healthy choice but sometimes we ruin it by including ingredients and side dishes that add far too […] Continue reading →


beautiful-greece-corner-mac-wallpaperF) What comes to mind when I dream of Greece…..Beauty….Romance…..and of course, FOOD!   When you combine all three it results in the perfect, idyllic vacation.  One in which you would never want to leave.  One in which you say to yourself every day, ‘I could live here!‘  No matter how many pictures I see of the […] Continue reading →