I'm usually pretty lucky in that my birthday falls close to (or sometimes on) Family Day. This year, my birthday was on a Saturday and Family Day was the Monday, so we decided to have some friends up for the weekend and really enjoy a full weekend! I cooked a couple appetizers for the … Continue reading A Long & Wonderful Birthday Weekend!
This past Valentine's Day was the BEST we've had. We went food crazy, wine and sparkling wine crazy, and dessert crazy. CRAZY, right? I prepped almost everything Monday night so Tuesday would mainly just be drinking wine and throwing things in the oven or on the stove. We took a trip to Farm Boy to … Continue reading A Foodie’s Valentine’s Day
I have been dying to try spaghetti squash for the longest time! I have bought the squash several times before but never ended up having the courage or time to chop them and actually do it right, until tonight. Finally, I decided to incorporate a few different elements to this otherwise plain dish. This casserole … Continue reading Spaghetti Squash Casserole
Last night was a night where we got snowed in and I didn't have a ton of stuff in the fridge or in the cupboard for dinner, but I did have some main stays. I got all the ingredients together for a nice couscous chickpea medley with roasted red and yellow peppers and sweet potatoes … Continue reading Coconut Curry Comfort
Tonight, I had a craving for some type of Asian food and this is what I decided on: Teriyaki and Sesame Horseradish Glazed Chicken Thighs Over Rice Noodles with Sweet Potato and Steamed Broccoli: Ingredients: 6 boneless-skinless chicken thighs, 1 whole sweet potato (washed and peeled), 3 tbsp sesame seeds, 1 cup chicken broth, 1 … Continue reading Asian-Fusion
Tonight, after a long day at work, I was craving something fresh and something homemade. I didn't have much time, but I decided to make my own pasta sauce to go with my gluten-free linguine. Here's a super easy recipe for a night you're craving healthy and comforting! Ingredients: 1 x 796mL can tomatoes 1x … Continue reading Fresh From Scratch
We are not huge Super Bowl fans, unless we happen to have a get together with a bunch of delicious munchies and good beer. This year, we decided to keep it quiet and just have a nice Sunday dinner and some beer with the game. This chicken dish is simple, super and sort of looks like … Continue reading Super Bowl Sunday