Chicken Salad

Sesame Chicken Salad with Fennel and Orange

This week we tried a recipe that was all new to me. Canadian Living’s cover recipe for the month is this Sesame Chicken Salad...
Chocolate Mint Fudge

Chocolate Mint Fudge – Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

It’s St. Patrick’s Day, and I have to admit, I almost didn’t do a themed dessert! I’m not a fan of green desserts –...
Almond Cake

Almond Cake Delight

The first time I had almond cake I was on a beach in Jamaica. It was this lovely mini cake, wrapped in phyllo pastry...
Cheddar 'n' Chive Scones

Cheddar ‘n’ Chive Scones

Scones fresh from the oven are the best, but who has time to whip up a batch before breakfast? I know, I don’t. I...
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Souvlaki Style Pork Tenderloin with Mixed Vegetables

I had the chance to do a recipe test for Canadian Living. It is featured in March’s edition of the magazine, and I highly...
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Easy Sugar Cookies

 As I put a few recipes together for Valentines Day this year, I was really craving a simple cookie with vanilla icing. One that...
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Classic Red Velvet Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

This Valentines Day, why not whip up some Red Velvet Cupcakes?  You know, the ones you see at the bakery and drool over but...
Peanut Butter Pretzel Cheesecake Bars

Peanut Butter Pretzel Cheesecake Bars

Here’s a recipe for all you chocolate peanut butter lovers out there. It also happens to be the first baked cheesecake I think I’ve...
Easy Shortcut Pretzel Bites

Easy Shortcut Pretzel Bites

When you think Superbowl snacks, what is the first one that comes to your mind? A quick internet search proves that people think pretzels when...
Skinny Chocolate Peanut Butter Bites

Skinny Chocolate Peanut Butter Bites

I know how hard New Year’s resolutions are to keep. The most popular resolution, I’m sure, is to exercise more and eat less. I...