Turkey Noodle Soup #Recipe

Last week, I showed you how to make delicious, turkey stock using the turkey carcass as your base. If you followed my recipe, you should have a minimum 10 cups of stock frozen. Depending on the size pot used, you may have more. Today, I'd like to share a simple recipe for turkey noodle soup that … [Read more...]

Poached Pears With Raspberry Sauce – Valentines Day Treat #Recipe #Repost

I have never made poached pears before. Sure, I've watched chefs on t.v. do it but I always hesitated in case I messed it up. You know, the pear goes soggy or tastes yucky cause it's warm. Well, I'm sorry I've never made them before because they couldn't be easier to do! Watching chefs, they make … [Read more...]

An Orange Is An Orange, Right? Not So Fast

There is something magical about an orange. Laugh at me if you will, but oranges are an extremely popular fruit. They're juicy and sweet and make children smile as they tear into one with juice running all over their hands and chin. I used to think an orange was an orange. Well, except for … [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. The 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...]

Comfort Food Modern – An Upscale Twist From #Kelloggs #Recipe

Many of us are trying to eat healthier in our daily lives. It's not always easy and one of the most important nutrients can get lost in the shuffle. That nutrient is fibre. Like it or not, it's what keeps your body functioning in a healthy way. Kellogg's has come up with something fantastic! … [Read more...]

Tasty Tuesday – Crockpot Lazy Mans Cabbage Rolls – #Recipe

Winter is coming, school is back in and the holidays approach. That means busy days ahead. Out comes the crockpot! A wonderful tool that should be in every household. Not only is it a time saver but most recipes for the crockpot are economical as well. As an added bonus, they make your house smell … [Read more...]

Time For A #GuidingStarsCA Bonus When You #EatMoreStars

Back in January, I began helping my husband with his journey to healthier eating. I've been cooking much healthier for years, but he needed a little more understanding and a bit of a push. That's where he wanted my help. Then, in June, I began a journey of my own. A journey to the stars. I knew I … [Read more...]

Start Shopping With The Stars – Time For A #GuidingStars #PCStars #Giveaway

I'm having a great time shopping with the Stars, PCStars that is. Loblaws new Guiding stars program is the simplest way I know of getting good, healthy foods into your basket with ease! Once you accomplish that, cooking healthy meals for your family is a breeze. The ingredients are already in … [Read more...]

A #PCStars Three Star Recipe #GuidingStars

Let's face it. Cooking, every single day can be a challenge. Whether you're cooking for one or more, you want healthy, nutritious meals , that are quick. Loblaws guiding stars program can help with that. If you shop with the Stars, your fridge and cupboard are going to be stocked with the healthy … [Read more...]

Vector Cereal And Bars – V For Victory #Kelloggs #Giveaway

I'm not a morning person. I may of revealed this in the past once or twice. It just doesn't suit me. However, that's not to say I won't get up. I just don't like it. Not unless I'm off on another adventure/vacation. Then, I'm ready to go before anyone else. Since the morning insists upon … [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...]

A One On One Chat With Chef Lynn Crawford #HealthyEating #Giveaway

On Tuesday, May 26th, Chef Lynn Crawford was in Calgary to promote her new product line. In fact, her only product line. Not that she hasn't been asked many times, but she was waiting for something that said "Chef Lynn Crawford ". More about that later. I was invited to have a one on one, sit … [Read more...]