Homemade Chicken Burgers

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Homemade Chicken burgers are a great alternative to beef. These chicken burgers are lean, tender and moist. Perfect for the grill, pan fried or baked in the oven. This recipe is from my husband’s cousin Kim. We enjoyed some great grilled chicken burgers when we visited a while ago in Winnipeg. We don’t get together…

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Tomato Bocconcini Pasta 1

Tomato Bocconcini Pasta

Fresh, simple ingredients make this a very flavourful meatless pasta dish. Garden fresh cherry tomatoes and basil are a must! Simple never tasted so good with the mild flavour of bocconcini cheese, peppery arugula, fresh cherry tomatoes and  basil tossed together with olive oil then generously seasoned with Himalayan salt and fresh ground pepper. This pasta also…

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puffed wheat squares

Puffed Wheat Squares

Puffed Wheat Squares are one of those treats that are so quick and easy to make. Who doesn’t remember having Puffed Wheat Squares as a kid? Puffed Wheat Squares was one treat my Mom made quite often for us as kids. It was quick and easy to make and didn’t cost a lot. Puffed wheat was…

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Maple Syrup Creme Brulee

This recipe for Maple Syrup Creme Brulee is the BEST Creme Brulee I’ve ever made! Exceptional flavour using Pure Infused Maple Syrup  – Vanilla, Cinnamon and Star Anise infusion. Canada is famous for its maple syrup, producing more than 80 percent of the world’s maple syrup. I love maple syrup for cooking and baking and Pure Infused…

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lemon and garlic shrimp and spaghetti squash

Spaghetti Squash with Lemon Garlic Shrimp

I love spaghetti squash! There are endless ways to serve it, delicious on its own or served up with something saucy. For this dish I had a little help from Chef Lynn Crawford and her savoury recipes for Shrimp with Sauce made for Waterview Market. Now you may assume as a food blogger I am…

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Avocado Citrus Salad

Favourite Summer Salads

Summer is just around the corner and its time to dig out all those favourite summer salad recipes! Fresh summer ingredients of watermelon, cucumber, avocado, cilantro, fresh new potatoes and garden fresh greens!   My all time favourite summer salad is my Watermelon Cucumber Salad that combines fresh watermelon, cucumber and avocado. All these delicious…

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Grace Foods Jerk Kebabs

Jerk Beef and Shrimp Kebabs with Grace Foods

I fell in love with the exotic flavours of Jerk seasoning on our vacations to Jamaica. These Jerk Beef and Shrimp Kebabs were made with amazing collections of Jerk products from Grace Foods. Our 1st trip to Jamaica was 25 years ago for our honeymoon. Jamaica is famous for its white sand beaches, reggae music…

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