Easiest Appetizer: Grape Puff Pastry Bites

I’m always looking for easy appetizers that are unexpected and super tasty. I’m not a big believer in tons of appetizers for a standard dinner party but one or two well chosen apps are a great way to welcome your guests and get them excited about the meal to come. Recently I found myself with […]


Easy Summer Eats: Chicken And Zucchini Bolognese

My garden is bursting with zucchini right now. I almost can’t keep up with the abundance we are blessed with this year but I have been enjoying finding new ways to use them. Today I decided to make a quick chicken and zucchini bolognese and it turned out delicious. Using chicken instead of beef which […]


Buttermilk, Chocolate Chip Waffles

I find myself constantly coming up with new waffle recipes. My family is obsessed with them and let’s face it, homemade waffles are so much better than frozen. I love playing around with flavors and proportions to come up with new tastes and textures. I have 2 and 4 year old boys and they are […]


Cherry Kefir Frozen Pops

I came up with this treat a few years ago for my first son before he got his first tooth and needed something to soothe his sore gums. This recipe is one that both kids and parents will love because it’s cold, creamy and super healthy. They are all natural, with no added sugar so, […]




Asian Style Turkey Burgers With Apple Slaw

BBQ season is upon us and during this time of year I always find myself working on new burger recipes. I love playing around with flavor combos and different ground meats to make up something special and unique. Plus, it’s always fun to offer up a unique type of burger traditional beef one when you […]


Summer Entertaining: Mixed Fruit Pavlova

I fell in love with Pavlovas a few years ago after tasting one fresh out of the test kitchen at Every Day with Rachael Ray magazine. Normally I’m not a fruit dessert kinda gal. Chocolate is and always will be my “thing” but the Pavlova is special. Pavlova  is a meringue based dessert with a […]