Pear Gorgonzola Appetizer Bites

Pear Gorgonzola Bites

Pears and Gorgonzola are a classic flavour pairing. These Pear Gorgonzola Appetizer Bites are not your classic way to use them, however. Often they are baked together in a flatbread. Or tossed in a salad. These incredibly tasty little morsels are a different way to enjoy that delicious and classic combination. Why Your Pears areRead more

Spiced Rum Grilled Peaches – Grilled Peaches Recipe

Spiced Rum Grilled Peaches

Spiced Rum Grilled Peaches are the ultimate summer dessert. What says summer more than fresh ripe peaches, and grilling? Summer Fruit We’re lucky to live in one of the major fruit growing regions in Canada. According to Statistics Canada, British Columbia produces more fruit than any other province. And the Okanagan Valley is where mostRead more

Cherry Amaretto Ice Cream – Homemade Ice Cream

Cherry Amaretto Ice Cream

Cherry Amaretto Ice Cream is helping us cool off today in these sweltering temperatures. Let me tell ya, I adore my ice cream maker. When we need ice cream, (yes, need), we have some in 30 minutes. No going out. And in our house, it doesn’t have to be hot outside, because we love iceRead more

Sun Dried Tomato Feta Bread – Savory Quick Loaf

Sun Dried Tomato & Feta Bread

This Sun Dried Tomato Feta Bread is a savory loaf that’s a perfect addition to an antipasto platter alongside some olives, cheeses, and cured meats. It’s delicious with a balsamic & olive oil dip, too. I was asked by Tre Stelle® to create a unique and creative recipe using their delicious, multi award winning FetaRead more

Wild Rice Salad – Roasted Beet Salad

Roasted Beet Wild Rice Salad

I love a wild rice salad. They’re simple, nutritious and delicious. And, I  always like to use whatever is locally in season. So, when I found some beautiful, locally grown  beets from the farmers market this week, I roasted them up on the barbecue, being sure that I had leftovers to use in this greatRead more

Southwestern Veggie Burgers – Meatless Burger Recipe

Southwestern Veggie Burgers

Veggie Burgers can be tricky to get right. The ones you buy in the store are often dry and crumbly, or have odd tasting seasonings. And read the labels on the pre-packaged patties. A lot of them have huge ingredient lists with lots of artificial stuff that you can’t pronounce.  And  personally I’m not a fan of vegetarianRead more