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Rosemary Garlic Roasted Potatoes

Rosemary Garlic Roasted Potatoes

Rosemary Garlic Roasted Potatoes are delicious and easy to make!  They are one of my family’s favourites and always get rave reviews.  One thing I love about Rosemary Garlic Roasted Potatoes is that they require little effort.  Easy peasy.

Spicy Mexican Chicken Soup

Spicy Mexican Chicken Soup

This Spicy Mexican Chicken Soup has a spicy edge with a ton of flavour.  I had a craving for a spicy soup but had thawed chicken breast in the fridge that I needed to use up.  So this soup was born…. Take me to the […]

Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

It was a super blustery day here in the Columbia Valley yesterday so Roasted Butternut Squash Soup seemed in order.  It’s grey and dull like some fall days can be in this valley.   To fix the “blah” that sometimes accompanies grey days, I made this […]

Three Cheese Ham Broccoli Quiche

Three Cheese Ham Broccoli Quiche

Well it has been a long time since my last post because I have returned to work full time and haven’t had much time for blogging.  This Three Cheese Ham Broccoli Quiche though is a story to be told!  It is so creamy, decadent and […]

Cream of Potato and Thyme Soup

Cream of Potato and Thyme Soup

Furnace Update and Cream of Potato and Thyme Soup…… Well, the furnace update is as follows:  my indoor thermometer read 13 degrees this morning when I woke up.  That is 55 degrees F for my American friends and freaking chilly.  Instead of being a food […]

Creamy Crunchy Mac and Three Cheese Muffins

Creamy Crunchy Mac and Three Cheese Muffins

These little Creamy Crunchy Mac and Three Cheese Muffins are just what the doctor orders for pure, unadulterated comfort food.  You get all of the regular cheesy gooeyness of regular Mac and Cheese but avoid the war for the crunchy top and sides.  In every […]

Spicy Scone Breakfast Sandwich

Spicy Scone Breakfast Sandwich

Just a quick follow up on yesterday’s post on Cheesy Pepper Savory Scones.  For this morning’s breakfast, I made this Spicy Scone Breakfast Sandwich re-purposing yesterday’s scone into a home for my breakfast sandwich.  Instead of bread or an english muffin,

Cheesy Pepper Savory Scones

Cheesy Pepper Savory Scones

  Well, as we are coming up on the end of the fourth week with no furnace here in the middle of October, I woke with a need for a hot cup of coffee and a hot breakfast. I stuck my nose out of the […]

Potato and Beef Soup

Potato and Beef Soup

As the days shorten and chill down, I start to change my food focus like many of us.  Less focus on fresh garden veggies and more focus on home style comfort foods.  This Potato and Beef soup recipe kind of combines them both as it […]

Autumn Slaw

Autumn Slaw

Today, I am sitting in Napa, California having finished my fourth day of my Farm to Table Culinary Boot Camp!  I am attending the Culinary Institute of America for a five day course.  Super stoked to improve my kitchen skills.  Tomorrow we create our own […]