Butternut Squash Ravioli #recipe

Last week, my oldest daughter was in the mood to cook. Thankfully, she was also thinking of her mom and popped over to give me a sampler of her latest vegetarian dish, butternut squash ravioli. Now, her and her husband have not turned vegetarian, they've simply decided to eat less meat and … [Read more...]

Dinner With Catelli #CatelliFamilies #Recipe

I have had Catelli products in my pantry for longer than I can remember. I like the way their pasta cooks up. It's never pasty and it's always reasonably priced. In todays economy, that's extremely important! Over the past year or two, I've been fortunate enough to work with Catelli and was able to … [Read more...]

Vegetable Beef Barley Soup #Recipe

Winter months in Canada are great for serving up flavour rich soups for dinner. Personally, I'd enjoy a bowl or two more often than I make them.┬áThe wonderful thing about homemade soup is the ability to double up and freeze some for another night. One hearty favourite is my vegetable beef barley … [Read more...]

Blueberry Explosion Muffins – Low Calorie #Recipe

Eating healthy doesn't mean giving up the food you love. I say this so much, I feel like a broken record. Yet, it's true and it seems hard for people to understand. Larry and I have enjoyed so many things since Christmas and his journey to healthier eating. We haven't given up anything! Not one … [Read more...]

I Followed The Stars And Found Myself Pleased With The Results #PCStars #GuidingStars

Last month, I wrote a post about the Loblaws Guiding Stars program. A journey that I'm taking to increase the healthier items in my shopping cart. Since I've been trying to eat healthier, I figured I should do pretty good with my first trip on PC Plus program where I can check to see how well I … [Read more...]

There’s A Fresh New Way To Healthy Eating – Loblaws Guiding Stars #PCStars #GuidingStarsCA

At least once a week, I hit the grocery store. Occasionally, I have to add in a second trip, to top up the fresh produce. My biggest problem grocery shopping is knowing what's healthy and what's not.┬áSince January, Larry and I have been enjoying a healthier diet. More fish, less red meat, more … [Read more...]

Simple Salmon Rotini #Recipe

I'm going on holidays soon and one thing I enjoy the most is all the seafood. I don't eat a ton of it at home because it can be fairly expensive. Yet, it's so good for you. Using smaller amounts in various dishes is a great way to get the healthy benefits of the omega 3's found in many fish and … [Read more...]