Category: Holiday Recipes

Easy Halloween Treat; Boo Brownies

Easy Halloween Treat; Boo Brownies

Easy Halloween Treat; Boo Brownies A simple and fun Halloween treat that kids can help bake. Brownie Mix, Marshmallows, candy melts and a toothpick are you need.  Boo Brownies are an impressive yet easy Halloween treat. Perfect for last minute school Halloween parties that are […]

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 […]

St Patricks Day Menu

St Patricks Day Menu

St. Patrick’s Day Menu Traditional Irish food,  Corned Beef & Cabbage, Irish Stew, Soda Bread, Colcannon.  So many delicious recipes to choose from to make an incredible St. Patrick’s Day menu come to live.  Even if you’re just planning now, don’t stress, this is comfort […]

Reuben Soup; St. Patrick’s Day Food

Reuben Soup; St. Patrick’s Day Food

Reuben Soup, you’ve gotta eat this! I love the holidays, and the ways that we can celebrate family and traditions through food.   St. Patrick’s Day is no exception, we’ve got a lot of Irish heritage in the family and it’s a fun way to bring […]

Shamrock Stained Glass Cookies

Shamrock Stained Glass Cookies

Shamrock Stained Glass Cookies At our house St. Patrick’s Day is sort of a big deal, we have lots of Irish heritage on both sides of the family, and it gives us an excuse to make some dishes we might not otherwise make.  Shamrock Stained […]

Valentines Day Crinkle Cookies

Valentines Day Crinkle Cookies

Small treats like these Valentines Day Crinkle Cookies will make everyone’s day just  a little brighter.  Now often holiday recipes are labour intensive and time consuming, but this one which starts with a cake mix comes together super quickly. These half homemade Cake mix cookies […]

Creamy Hummus; from scratch

Creamy Hummus; from scratch

Homemade Hummus; it’s worth the extra effort! This Creamy Hummus from scratch is far superior to any that I’ve ever found in the stores.  It is smooth and velvety, a beautiful light white colour, and you can really taste the Tahini which I love.  Drizzled […]