Category: Holiday Recipes

Grinch Fudge; movie night fun!

Grinch Fudge; movie night fun!

Grinch Fudge, the latest addition to our family movie night tradition is not hard to make, however it does need to set up overnight, so you will need to plan ahead a little for this recipe.    I used to struggle with making fudge, but […]

Don’t be a Grinch…. It’s Family Movie Night

Don’t be a Grinch…. It’s Family Movie Night

One of my favourite things about the holidays is all the amazing movies, and the memories that they have for us as a family. It’s the most wonderful time of the year – time for the annual 25 Days Of Christmas Movies Blog Hop! #ChristmasMoviesHop […]

10 Must Make Instant Pot Side Dishes

10 Must Make Instant Pot Side Dishes

Fabulous Side Dishes for the Instant Pot I love utilizing my instant pot for meals, side dishes and desserts. I’ve rounded up 10 Must Make Instant Pot Side Dishes that are popular at our house, and just a little different.   When all the Fall veggies […]

Ten Make Ahead Side Dishes for Thanksgiving

Ten Make Ahead Side Dishes for Thanksgiving

Ten Make Ahead Side Dishes for Thanksgiving Preparing the Thanksgiving meal can be hectic to have prepared and on the table at a set time, no matter how well prepared you are.  To make it less stressful and still delicious using making ahead sides is […]

Instant Pot Green Bean Casserole

Instant Pot Green Bean Casserole

Holiday cooking is one of my favourite things to plan for, so many family favourite recipes to make, and the opportunity to try some new ones too, as I’m generally feeding 12-16 people. This year I put my Instant Pot to work for me,  I […]

Candy Corn Parfait

Candy Corn Parfait

Candy Corn, you either love it or hate it, I don’t really think there is anything in between.   I LOVE the way it looks, and it’s super fun to decorate with, but I don’t think they taste good.    Luckily this Candy Corn Parfait LOOKS […]

Lemon Thyme Cranberry Sauce

Lemon Thyme Cranberry Sauce

This was the first time I made Lemon Thyme Cranberry Sauce, and I can say I was really pleased with the results. I’ve been making home made Cranberry Sauce for years, a simple basic recipe with Cranberries, Sugar, Orange Juice and Zest, but it was […]

Green Beans and Bacon; Sweet & Salty

Green Beans and Bacon; Sweet & Salty

During the fall, when we start to plan our Thanksgiving Holiday menu, I tend to lean towards harvest vegetables such as squash, and sweet potatoes, pumpkin, all those sweet starchy vegetables.  Now as much as I enjoy a good pan of roasted root vegetables, I […]

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 […]

Halloween Mummy Bark; a quick easy Halloween treat

Halloween Mummy Bark; a quick easy Halloween treat

My kids are now older, in their teens, and we still like to celebrate all the holidays in style, and that includes Halloween.  I mean, I’ve been collecting Halloween decorations and recipes for years.. I can’t just let them sit in the 6 Halloween Bins […]