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Crispy Fried Onion Rings

Crispy Fried Onion Rings

Crispy Fried Onion Rings with a homemade burger is a meal that always meets with the approval of MOST of my family.  I have one odd ball who does not like beef burgers even when I grind the meat fresh and make them from scratch.  […]

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.

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 […]

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 […]

Bruschetta

Bruschetta

One of my favourite appetizers is bruschetta.  It is simple, fast and delicious.  This time of year is wonderful for bruschetta because the tomatoes are so fresh and full of flavour.  It doesn’t require cooking so you don’t need to heat up your kitchen making […]

Tomato Avocado Salad

Tomato Avocado Salad

This time of year, I get to start harvesting my tomatoes from my greenhouse and this Tomato Avocado Salad is one of the easiest and most delicious salads to make with a few of those garden fresh tomatoes.  It is particularly rewarding when you have […]