Tuesday Tidbits

IZZButternut-Squash-Mac-N-Cheese-5547-682x10242 Happy Tidbits Day, everyone!  I hope your week is off to a good start and your visit here only makes it better.  I am so excited to introduce you to our featured blogger this week because I’m in love with her gorgeous site!  Izzy from She Likes Food is as talented behind the lens of a […] Continue reading →

8 Scrumptious Soups and Stews

gumbo 086 (1024x683)(f) Besides the sunny crisp days and beautiful foliage, the best thing about Fall is the yummy comfort food.   You can still have great flavor and keep it healthy and you’ll find both in these simple dishes.  I don’t like dinner to be complicated but it’s got to be full of lip-smacking gusto!  Here are some […] Continue reading →

Cauliflower Rice with Roasted Tomatoes

cauliflower rice 179(f) I’m finding that I feel best when I eliminate most things ‘white’ from my daily diet – rice, bread, pasta, milk – all the stuff that leaves you with that heavy feeling.  That doesn’t mean you have to give up the taste though.  There are so many healthy alternatives and cauliflower rice is the latest […] Continue reading →

Tuesday Tidbits

BHF Oct.5, 2014 183 What is it about pumpkins that has everyone smiling?  When I visited Barrie Hill Farms a week ago, people of all ages had their happy faces on and I truly think it had to do with the multitude of pumpkins of every colour just waiting to find a good home.  Lots of folks had wagons with […] Continue reading →

Tuesday Tidbits

HELENE2chocolateraspberrymuffins Happy Tidbits Day, everyone – I’m so glad you could join us. I’m excited to introduce a fellow Canadian who has also criss-crossed the country and I think we’ve just missed each other a few times.  Helene from La Cuisine d’Helene grew up on a farm learning to cook and bake with seasonal foods from her […] Continue reading →

Tuscan Bean Casserole

Tuscan Bean Casserole 141(feature) It seems that my Tuscan Vegetable Bean Soup was a hit so I decided to go for a vegetarian casserole with similar flavours.  We`re all deep into the comfort foods now but there is no reason why they can`t be healthy.  This one brings you lots of protein and all the nutritious properties of kale, too. […] Continue reading →

Tuesday Tidbits

FISH2-DSC_0036-001-2   Happy Tidbits day, everyone!  This past weekend was the perfect autumn weekend and I hope you’re enjoying the warm weather and beautiful colours where you are, too. I’m so excited to introduce you to Sue, a very popular blogger from The View from Great Island.  When I read her bio I knew I had […] Continue reading →

Spinach and Sausage Stuffed Manicotti

manicotti 278(f)  Ohhhh, pasta!  The greatest comfort food of all!  I love all kinds of pasta – lasagna, spaghetti, orecchiette – you name it, I’ll try it.  This dish is a lightened up version of one of my favourites.   I couldn’t find rice pasta manicotti  and I suspect they don’t make them yet but next time I […] Continue reading →

Tuesday Tidbits

blackberry-cobbler-4-1024x682 Welcome to Tuesday Tidbits!  I hope everyone is having a good start to their week.  It seems we are truly in the Fall season now.  I have to say that as much as I left Summer kicking and screaming, I truly do love this time of year.  The colours, the crisp air – it’s beautiful.  […] Continue reading →