Yummy Yogurt Covered Banana Snacks

I have started experimenting a bit with the foods my kids love. They are all a bit on the picky side, so combining what they love allows me to change things up a bit. I find when they want a snack they are more likely to grab something they can eat right away, than prepareContinue Reading …

11 Food Tours Dad would love for Father’s Day from @breakawayexp

Have you ever been on a food tour? I have had the pleasure of attending a few of them around the world. They are a great way to sample local restaurants and local cuisine with a group of people. You have a guide and travel from location to location learning about the area, the restaurantContinue Reading …

Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins Recipe

When it comes to summer, there are a few things that make me feel summery. One of them is lemons. The fresh taste and smell of citrus always reminds me of the summer. So on cooler days, when baking is not an issue, I like to whip up muffins for the family. These Lemon Poppy seedContinue Reading …

Versatile Make Ahead Turkey Meatball Recipe

Summer is pretty much here and the fun is about to begin! Long busy days filled with family fun, means less time to be in the kitchen cooking. I am starting to get into meal prep and cooking some of our meals ahead of time. Cutting things up and leaving them in the fridge readyContinue Reading …

Homemade Garden Vegetable Fritters

Every year we have a huge garden growing our own veggies and some fruits. Whatever I do not personally grow, I get from neighbours and friends. Summer in Canada is full of fresh produce and I find I am often looking for creative recipes. You can only eat the same things the same way forContinue Reading …

A Guide To Enjoying Red Wines In Summer

If you love the richness of red wine, but you’re worried you can’t enjoy them in the summer, that’s not the case. Red wines make a great addition to a summer meal if you know how to pair them correctly and how to enjoy them in the warmer months. Don’t worry about tucking your redContinue Reading …

Like Its People, America’s Food Has Worldwide History

America has been described a melting pot, a place where people from all over the world have come together to forge a new life for themselves and their families. It’s interesting that a pot is used as the example, since American food has as many international roots as the people who prepare and eat itContinue Reading …

Tex-Mex Turkey Rice Bowl with Avocado Dressing Recipe with Giveaway #TryTurkey

The summer is almost upon us and for my family, that means more time outdoors and less time cooking heavy meals. We are pretty active and enjoy hiking, fishing and camping whenever possible. Being a redhead the sun is not always my friend and I find I am sensitive to the heat. However I doContinue Reading …