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Meatless Monday : Autumn Meal.

Meatless Monday : Autumn Meal.

“O wild West Wind, thou breath of Autumn’s being, Thou, from whose unseen presence the leaves dead Are driven, like ghosts from an enchanter fleeing,”…         Ode to the West by Percy Bysshe Shelley A Meatless Monday meal for a cold rainy day and adaptation of one of my husband’s favourite meals to make… … Continue reading

Friday Pizza Night…

Friday Pizza Night…

We are bringing back Friday Pizza Night to our house… We kinda abandoned it as we moved around, doing it less and less each week, month and finally only a handful of times over the past year. But as our kids get older and my husband and I resign ourselves to the fact that life is not … Continue reading

Is it Cocktail Time yet?

Is it Cocktail Time yet?

It’s Friday, it is beautiful, is it cocktail time yet? Because the latest apron is inspired after my favorite beverage, gin, I got obsessed with finding a a classic gin based cocktail. What I came up with was the Bee’s Knees, a prohibition era libation. Give me the Bee’s Knees was an expression used to mean, give me the … Continue reading

Sick Days :Thumbprint Cookies.

Sick Days :Thumbprint Cookies.

I had such high ambitions to make cupcakes to show off my latest dessert plates… but it is hard when you are out of almost everything and you are house bound with two sick children…. Twins, they do everything together. So instead I made thumbprint cookies… So simple so delicious and hit the spot completely… I had … Continue reading

Sunday Brunch Dutch Baby Recipe

I pulled a rock star move for Sunday Brunch. How so, you ask? According to my six year old son, I made a pancake that looked like volcano. It wasn’t really a volcano, it was a Dutch Baby. A Dutch Baby is a giant bad ass pancake (or popover), simple to prepare and easy to bake. … Continue reading

Meatless Monday & Community.

Last week I asked for help. My husband sprung a work function on me at the last moment and we were required to bring a potluck item. So I turned to my family of food bloggers and asked the community for their sure wins… I got an overwhelming response  and so many good suggestions but … Continue reading