Category: Easter

How to brine a turkey; with a twist

How to brine a turkey; with a twist

How to brine a turkey; with a twist I don’t know about your family but mine were split down the middle on the love/hate turkey debate.  Mostly the kids didn’t like it, found it dry and tasteless.  Until I learned how to brine a turkey!  […]

Peeps Easter Basket Cupcakes

Peeps Easter Basket Cupcakes

Peeps Easter Basket Cupcakes These adorable Peeps Easter Basket Cupcakes do double duty.  A fun craft activity to make as a family, and a delicious Easter Treat!  Homemade or Store bought icing, a few candies, and a little icing bring these Peep Bunnies to life. […]

Easter Chick Sugar Cookies

Easter Chick Sugar Cookies

Edible MarkersEaster Chick Sugar Cookies I won’t lie, these cookies are a bit of a labour of love,  the require some prep, resting time and 4 colours of icing.  You can take short cuts.  Use edible markers for the details and really cut down on […]

Creamy Hummus; from scratch

Creamy Hummus; from scratch

Back in the day, when I was running my own catering business I often had requests for vegetarian appetizers so I worked on developing a collection of really good offerings for my clients.    Hummus and Baba Ganoush are common vegetarian appetizers, but honestly they […]

Make Ahead Brown Sugar Glazed Onions

Make Ahead Brown Sugar Glazed Onions

Brown Sugar Glazed Onions, are a unique side dish for your holiday meals.  Thanksgiving, Christmas and Easter all come to mind, but they would be excellent with any Beef or Chicken Roast.  Normally people think of creamed onions, but I like to make something a […]