Turkey Makes Summer Grilling Easy! #BBQwithTurkey Giveaway

I am so happy summer is finally here! I love the lazy days of summer and the relaxed, no stress family time. We have some family travel planned, but for the most part we are staying around home. After all, this is the summer to hang out in Canada, so many fun celebrations happening here.Continue Reading …

Help Dare Celebrate the Ultimate Birthday 125 Years! Giveaway #Dare125

We live in an amazing country full of history and diversity. Over the years I have traveled around a bit and always was proud to say my home was in Canada. One of the great things about having a country that is celebrating 150 years, is the great businesses who are celebrating milestone birthdays asContinue Reading …

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 …

Raw Food Benefits

To some, the thought of eating raw food is an abhorrent one. They can hardly imagine biting into a medium-rare steak without going pale, let alone eating an entirely raw piece of meat. However, if you can overcome the initial shock, which is usually initiated by the appearance, eating food in its “natural state” canContinue Reading …