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Cat Can Cook From my Famous Banana Muffin Recipe to Casseroles, Cakes, Salads and everything in between, all of my recipes are guaranteed simple and tasty! So stay a while, take a peek at my cookbook and search for recipes! Browse around, and let me know what you think of my site!

15 February 2010 ~ 2 Comments

Breakfast Television Appearance

This Friday, February 19th between 7 and 9 a.m. tune into Toronto’s Breakfast Television. I’m so excited about this great opportunity to cook live on television, and the chance to see how the BT show comes together! I’ll be whipping up a salad, lasagna, and of course, my famous muffins alongside BT host, Dina Pugliese. […]

14 February 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Welsh Cakes

I’ve never made these before, and when I came across this recipe tonight, I thought it seemed like a fun one to try for our breakfast in the morning! Use fancy cookie cutters in your kids’ favorite shapes to make them a special treat. Welsh Cakes 2 cups flour 3 tsp baking powder 1/2 cup […]

11 February 2010 ~ 1 Comment

Erica’s Pizza Recipe

Erica’s Homemade Pizza Crust 1 Tbsp Traditional Yeast 1 tsp sugar 1 cup warm water 2.5 cups flour 1.5 Tbsp oil dash of salt In medium size bowl combine warm water (do not make it hot, you will kill the yeast) yeast and sugar, give a quick stir.  Let rise for 10 minutes. After letting […]

10 February 2010 ~ 4 Comments

The New Healthy Insider’s Report from President’s Choice

PC has done it again, launching a brand new line of impressive PC products, with the health conscious as well as the economical Canadian in mind. I received my box of goodies to sample today, and am quite pleased. Cleverly packed into a lunch bag, PC is focussing on the concept of the “bag-lunch” in […]

08 February 2010 ~ 1 Comment

Katie’s Tortellini Casserole

Another wonderful submission to my recent recipe contest, that looked good enough to deserve an honorable mention. This recipe fits the bill on easy, and sounds delicious! I will be making this myself this week, once the flu bug that has ravaged our household moves out – ugh, what a weekend! Anyhow, thanks to Katie […]

04 February 2010 ~ 2 Comments

All Things Scottish

Guelph is a great city to call home with a diverse multi-cultural community where both artists and scholars abound. It is also home to the University of Guelph’s faculty of Scottish Studies, a specialized program offered only in our city. Near to the campus, is “The Wandering Scot,” a British shop which features delightful imported […]

04 February 2010 ~ 5 Comments

Rice Paper Wraps

My first ever experience (experiment?) with making my own rice paper wraps was tonight’s dinner, and WOW was I impressed with the ease of these delicious wraps. I had tried these many times before at a local Thai place, and I guessed what might be in them and replicated it at home. I think mine […]

03 February 2010 ~ 2 Comments

Winning Recipe – Spinach Patties

As promised, here is the first place recipe submission and photo from the Cat Can Cook Recipe Contest. I will continue to post these over the next few weeks, and make the recipes as I go SPINACH PATTIES Submitted By: Sampa Ghosh Number of servings 4 Ingredients: 1 1/2 Cup Cooked Rice 3 Medium Size […]

01 February 2010 ~ 8 Comments

WINNERS in the Recipe Contest

I had a really difficult time choosing my winners this time around. For starters, the submissions were excellent! Nearly all of them sounded (and looked) absolutely delicious, and it was so hard to choose winners, so, this time what I have done, is awarded my first, second and third, and I will name some favorite […]

28 January 2010 ~ 2 Comments

Meat & Potatoes Goes to the City

Growing up in small-town Ontario, there was very little opportunity for me as a youngster to try a variety of ethnic foods. There were less than 3 grocery stores in my home town, and meat and potatoes were pretty much the staple meal in our home, and the homes of all my relatives and peers. […]