Smoky Tea Marinated Chicken Drumsticks

Four Grilled Chicken Drumsticks with lime wedges and scattered cilantro

I recently received an awesome gift from the lovely Robin Hairsine at Steeped Tea, containing a great selection of steeped tea blends, including some that are formulated for grilling. Although I do love tea and sip on it pretty much daily, I am new to cooking with it in a savory dish. I was intriguedRead more

Purple Cabbage Soup

Purple Cabbage Soup (1 of 2)

I love Purple Cabbage for the colour and the crunch it adds to salads and coleslaw. I know that purple cabbages are often called red cabbages but since they are purple, I like to call them that. This week I somehow ended up with two massive purple cabbages (not because I forgot I already had oneRead more

Maui Banana Bread

Maui Banana Bread

This winter, on a Hawaiian vacation, we drove the famous Road to Hana on beautiful Maui. The precarious road is breathtaking, and not for the nervous. Twisting through lush jungle, past waterfalls and one lane bridges over soaring canyons, the road requires the driver’s complete attention, which is difficult considering the beauty of the surroundings.Read more

Smoothie Bowl Triple Berry & Black Chia

Triple Berry Smoothie Bowl

This Smoothie Bowl isn’t really a recipe, but I wanted to share it anyway because it was just so yummy. Smoothie bowls are a deliciously healthy way to fuel up for the day, and super easy for a quick breakfast. In order to make sure your smoothie bowl is packed with nutrition, use a base,Read more

Roasted Red Pepper& Jalapeno Quesadillas

Quesadillas Roasted Red Pepper & Jalapeno

Happy Cinco de Mayo! Quesadillas are super versatile and easy to do for a quick and healthy meal. You can pretty much put anything you can think of, into a tortilla, but cheese is always a given. Quesadillas are a nice change from grilled cheese and just as quick to whip up. These roasted red pepper &Read more

Veggie Mushroom Noodle Bowl

Veggie Mushroom Noodle Bowl

Noodles are wonderful things. I’m a big fan of all noodles and of Asian ones especially because most of them cook up quickly and work so well with vegetables. It’s easy to make a meal around noodles and some veggies. A veggie mushroom noodle bowl is a healthy and quick meal, so they are a go to forRead more