Easter dinner ideas for the single chef

Here we are at Easter weekend. A whole year later since isolation began – and we’re heading into a third wave here in Alberta. There are still rules when it comes to family gatherings, and so once again, I will be alone for Easter. It sucks. Sometimes I wish I had a partner to share…

Searching for the perfect blueberry scone recipe

Here we are at Monday morning again. The weekend flew by! Yesterday was a quiet day. It was so cold outside and inside my condo. This morning – it’s PLUS SIX degrees. I refuse to turn my heat on based on principle. My diet was terrible this weekend. I felt tired and didn’t have much…

Food: My Favorite Cooking Channels

Not that long ago, I complained to you that I was stuck in a food rut. Cooking had become a chore. Grocery shopping was even less fun. But as money grew tight – I had to come up with creative ways to make the paychecks stretch longer. And that meant cutting back on certain things…

Winter Cooking – original recipes

Last night, I went through my old Instagram photos and realized I have a lot of photos of food that I can share with you. With each photo, comes an original recipe. It was the year 2017, when I really got into cooking and started pushing past my comfort levels in the kitchen. I learned…

Beef Stew Recipe

Happy Monday. It’s a snowy and cold day today. I spent the evening last night in the kitchen and whipped up a couple of loaves – one banana loaf, and one lemon-vanilla loaf. I love homemade loaf. Makes for a great snack – or breakfast. Just throw in a piece of the loaf in the…