Moroccan Fruity Chicken Tagine

moroccan chicken 291(feature) I am so glad I decided to include more international dishes on the blog because it’s a lot of fun discovering new spices and experiencing unique flavours.  This chicken dish is a result of reading a lot about cooking in tagines and the amazing tastes that result.  The word ‘tagine’ refers to both the recipe and […] Continue reading →

Tuesday Tidbits

MICH2 Happy Tuesday, everyone.  Are you finding that even though the daylight is getting shorter each day that your workday seems to be getting longer?  Me, too!  With the busy holiday season approaching quickly, we all need to take some a moment to breathe, relax and have a few chuckles.  Ready? Set? Have fun!! Today’s featured blogger […] Continue reading →

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 →