Turkey Pasta Puttanesca

puttanesca 079 (1024x683)(F) Sometimes a recipe just writes itself and I love when that happens.  This came about after making a couple new dishes (which you’ll see soon) and when I had all the leftover ingredients, I combined them together, added a few spices and some pasta and voila – Turkey Puttanesca.  After I created it, I googled the title and I […] Continue reading →

Turkey Veggie Nachos

nachos 040(fe) Today you’re going to find me over at The NY Melrose Family again with a yummy, healthy treat of Turkey Veggie Nachos. I’m thrilled to announce I’m now a regular contributor to Jenny’s blog so you’ll find me there every few weeks with a new recipe. This dish will be perfect if you’re planning on watching the […] Continue reading →

Tuesday Tidbits No.25

farmers market 085(f) Happy Tuesday Tidbits everyone, I hope your week is off to a good start.  If you’re living in my part of the world, you are experiencing some extremely cold temperatures with loads of snow.  I heard on the news yesterday that this is the coldest February since they started recording temperatures in the 1930’s.  Brrrr!! […] Continue reading →

Roasted Vegetable and Tabbouleh Salad

roasted veggies and tabbouleh 404(fe) I’m thrilled to be guesting with Michelle at Vitamin Sunshine today.  I featured Michelle on Tuesday Tidbits a few weeks ago and you know how I love her recipes and photography.   Michelle is living a very exotic and exciting life at the moment with her hubby in Kuala Lumpur and I’m envious of her trekking adventures through […] Continue reading →

Tuesday Tidbits

mushroom-pasta1050-4-1050x700 Welcome to Tuesday Tidbits, everyone.  I love putting together this mishmash of fun facts each week for you and I especially enjoy introducing you to talented food bloggers! This week we have Jennifer of Seasons and Suppers from Muskoka, Ontario (just a short 90 minute ride from me).  I fell in love with her blog […] Continue reading →

Tuesday Tidbits

pears-fruit-blueberries-blueberry-hd-wallpaperTT Happy Tuesday, everyone.  I hope your week is off to a good start.  I think many of you were at home with your kids for a snow day yesterday so I bet the kidlets are ready to get back to a routine today – and you, too!  Let’s hope today the snow has eased off […] Continue reading →

Seafood Veggie Flatbread

Seafood Veggie Flatbread 166(f) We’re in the thick of winter but I find myself occasionally craving fresher, lighter dishes – especially the quick and easy ones.  This yummy recipe is full of the nutrients you need to guard against cold and flu season and it will remind you that Spring is not really that far away.  I’ve included both […] Continue reading →

Tuesday Tidbits

Tomato-Soup-Noodles_032F It’s Tuesday Tidbits Time!  I hope everyone’s week is off to a good start and you’re ready for some beautiful dishes, a gorgeous blogger and her touching love story, some helpful tips in the kitchen and of course, a smile to start your day! This is Maggie from Omnivore’s Cookbook.  That’s her boyfriend, Thomas, who has […] Continue reading →

22 Healthy Super Bowl Recipes

SONY DSC Are you having a Super Bowl party this weekend?  Everyone loves their food and drink on football weekends but it can be still be tasty and not leave you with a stomach-ache or a hangover.  All these dishes are low-cal and guilt-free so whether you’re watching the game or the entertainment at half-time, dig in […] Continue reading →