Strawberry and White Chocolate Scones

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These Strawberry and White Chocolate Scones are an easy and delicious treat.  Perfect for sharing over a cup of tea! - - - - - - Our warm summer-like weather has me feeling nostalgic which means I'm in the kitchen baking.  I've got the windows and doors open, I can hear summer birds and the familiar sounds of summer waking up in the suburbs.  I'm so happy that summer is upon us, but I especially can't wait until the kids are out of school and we can all just chill out.  Because we're tired yo. … [Read more...]

Create-Your-Own Frozen Lemonade Bar

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Have fun this summer and create your own frozen lemonade bar!  Gather up some friends and family, lay out a selection of fresh fruit and lemons, grab your blender and some ice and you've got a Frozen Lemonade Bar! - - - - - - - - Who doesn't love lemonade, especially the homemade kind?  There's nothing like a glass of cold lemonade on a hot summer day!  And why not take it up a notch and make it a frozen lemonade...like a slushie but without all the added chemicals and dyes!  You can make the … [Read more...]

Confetti Peanut Butter Snack Bites

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These Confetti Peanut Butter Snack Bites are an easy to make, no-bake treat!  They are made with peanut butter, honey, rice crisp cereal, rolled oats, fruit flavoured mini marshmallows, and butterscotch chips.  So good! - - - - - - - You may remember a couple of weeks ago I made some Chocolate Peanut Butter Snack Bites with White Chocolate Chunks?  They are an easy no-bake treat that you can make in no time at all and get the kids involved.  Little hands are perfect for rolling these treats … [Read more...]

Cooking Up Delicious with #AlmondFresh!

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Two delicious recipes using Almond Fresh almond milk in the ingredients.  The first recipe being a baked salmon recipe with a creamy sauce, served over pasta with fresh herbs.  The second recipe a quick and easy frittata recipe loaded with fresh vegetables.  Enjoy! - - - - - - Over the last few years almond milk has become a staple in our home.  We use it regularly in smoothies, and I often use it interchangeably with milk in my baking.  I find that the texture and flavours are so good with … [Read more...]

Bruschetta Pasta Salad

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This Bruschetta Pasta Salad is perfect summer side dish.  Loaded with tomatoes, basil, parmesan cheese and noodles this salad is a must make dish! - - - - - - Was there ever a better foodie match than tomatoes with basil and garlic and cheese?  Now let's add some noodles and you have a Bruschetta Pasta Salad.  Oh yes...think about that for a second.  You want to make it don't you?  Picture yourself on a sunny summer deck, with a glass of wine (or sparkler) in hand...you're sitting down to a … [Read more...]

Creamy Cheddar Macaroni Salad

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This Creamy Cheddar Macaroni Salad is a the perfect summer pasta salad.  It's loaded with peppers, celery, onions, chunks of cheddar cheese and elbow noodles, all covered in a tangy sour cream dressing.  Simple, quick and so delicious! - - - - - - When I think about summer foods and dishes served up with BBQ meats, I immediately think of pasta salads.  Pasta salads are the quintessential summer side dish.  I love the flexibility of the ingredients you can add to them, I love that they're easy … [Read more...]