BEETS & BRUSSELS

BEETS & BRUSSELS

Fresh beets from a local garden were hard to resist, roasted with a drizzle of olive oil, salt, and cracked pepper, yum! The combinations are endless with these rich dark beauties, which were the inspiration for this main salad, pairing them with brussel sprouts, which are also delicious when roasted. Minus the goat cheese, this [...]

A Bowl Of Summer

A Bowl Of Summer

Summer isn't summer without the first taste of potato salad. My mother made the best, and it happens to be one of my personal favourites. I've probably consumed buckets of it over the years, full disclosure, it's incredibly addictive. With a few simple ingredients, it's hard to nail down what it is about this creamy potato [...]

VEGAN?

VEGAN?

It's interesting to find myself here, yes, I'm writing about being vegan, to be clear, I'm not. Although, I'm learning a lot about the diet, it's a bit extreme for me, but I'm all in as far as trying new plant based food. My youngest son became vegan last December, Christmas was interesting, to say [...]

Pass some over!

Pass some over!

It's another holiday season, I'm not religious, but  I still like to partake in a variety of seasonal festivities. Regardless of which holiday I'm celebrating, for me, it's about bringing people together and enjoying good food. Unfortunately, during these times of self-isolating brings new challenges, like "where are my dinner guests?" It's not ideal being [...]