Canadian Beef

Over the weekend I had the pleasure of attending a delicious event in Toronto hosted by Canadian Beef. It was all about how to prepare the perfect roast. I thoroughly enjoyed myself while mingling, eating and learning. Experts from Canadian Beef were on hand at the...

Rigatoni Bolognese

Lately I have loved watching cooking videos by Laura Vitale of Laurainthekitchen.com  Her easy and fun approach to cooking great food makes anyone aspire to cooking delicious Italian dishes! I’ve been playing around with my own versions of Italian recipes such...

Three Ways With Burgers

Even though barbecue season is over (or perhaps it’s not if you’re one who insanely barbeques right through the winter like I do) it doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a great burger! I wanted to show how you can take one very simple everyday item...

Simple Crock Pot Stroganoff

Tis the season of the crock pot! Tonight for a super easy dinner, I prepared this meal using ingredients I almost always have on hand. The ground beef was already cooked and I had portioned it out into a freezer bag, so I just thawed it and added to it as my starting...

Cabbage Roll Casserole

Do you ever avoid making a dish you love just because it is a lot of work? I know I sure do 🙂 Here is a traditionally fiddly dish, transformed to be completely simple. Just as good, WAY less work, and definietly just as YUMMY! Cabbage Roll Casserole 1 pound ground...

Crock Pot Meatball Hoagies

What’s a hoagie? Well, really it’s a fancy-schmancy word for a sub 🙂 This recipe was inspired by the need for simple dorm-room cooking. I remember well during my University days some of the great food I could make with a crock-pot and a little creativity....