Rhubarb Galette

This Rhubarb Galette is tangy and sweet and oh so good!  Classic and delicious. Once we’re deep into summer I crave all. the. pie.  Peach pie, strawberry pie, apricot pie, apple pie, blueberry pie…any kind of pie.  Basically, if it’s a fruit I turn it into pie…it’s the best way to use up ripe fruit!  And since I had a drawer full of rhubarb in my fridge, I decided to make this Rhubarb Galette…which is basically a rustic pie. Galettes are actually one of my favourite ways to make a pie.  I love how rustic they look with all that […]

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9+ Delicious Zucchini Recipes To Try

Have more zucchini than you know what to do with?  Here are 9+ Delicious Zucchini Recipes To Try! – – – – – – Zucchini is one of the most versatile vegetables available!  Zucchini is technically a fruit, but for all intents and purpose it’s treated like a vegetable.  No matter, what a zucchini is, is delicious.  If you’re one of the lucky ones you have a huge summer crop, with more zucchini than you know what to do with.  But if you’re like me and you don’t have a personal crop, you can buy plenty of zucchini from your […]

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Cherry Buttermilk Breakfast Cake

This Cherry Buttermilk Breakfast Cake is a delicious and tender vanilla cake made with fresh and flavourful BC Cherries! Disclosure:  This post is sponsored by BC Tree Fruits. I have been compensated monetarily for my time and recipe creation.  This recipe, all pictures and words are my own. Cherries are the best.  It’s cherry season!  Every year as summer approaches I look forward to all the BC cherries filling up our grocery stores and markets.  These dark and luscious cherries start to appear usually around the third week in June, and sometimes you can find the late ripening varieties well into […]

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20+ Summer BBQ Food Ideas!

This is a  delicious collection of 20 Summer BBQ Food Ideas!  Everything from drinks to salads to appetizers to great burgers!  Enjoy! One of the best things about summer is all the food!  There’s just something so great about cooking and eating in the great outdoors.  Burgers, salads, summery desserts and refreshing drinks…the best.  So because I love all the summer food so much, I put together a round up of some delicious recipes that you can make for your next BBQ.  I hope this list will help make your BBQ menu planning just a little easier! 20+ Summer BBQ Food […]

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Maple Leaf Foods New Food Manifesto for Real Food is Good News for Us!

Maple Leaf Foods New Food Manifesto for Real Food is Good News for Us!

Disclosure:  This post is sponsored by Maple Leaf Foods. I have been compensated for my time, but as always all pictures and opinions are my own.  I feel good about this initiative by Maple Leaf, and am happy to share it with you! Recently I had the opportunity to visit the Maple Leaf Foods head office in Toronto, and listen to President and CEO Michael McCain, talk about big changes made to the foods they make.  Maple Leaf Foods has made a promise through their Food Manifesto, that their food is only made with real, simple or natural ingredients. These are […]

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Easy 3 Ingredient Angel Food Cake Dessert

Easy 3 Ingredient Angel Food Cake Dessert

This 3 Ingredient Angel Food Cake Dessert is one of the easiest desserts you will ever make!  Made with a bakery-bought cake, whipped cream and fresh berries.  So good. Ok this is the easiest dessert you will ever make, and I’m sharing it as a reminder that we don’t need to make everything complicated or fancy to 100% homemade.  Sometimes it’s the easiest recipes that everyone ends up loving the most…including the host who doesn’t have to spend hours in the kitchen creating something that will get devoured in 5 seconds.  This 3 Ingredient Angel Food Cake Dessert is that kind […]

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It’s Coffee O’Clock! My review of the Philips 3100 Espresso Machine, plus a free printable and a GIVEAWAY!

It’s Coffee O’Clock! My review of the Philips 3100 Espresso Machine, plus a free printable and a GIVEAWAY! Disclosure: I am working with Philips and I am excited to share Philips products with you!  I have been compensated, but as always, all pictures, views and opinions are my own. Ahhhhh summer.  You’re here and I couldn’t be more thrilled!  We’ll be filling our days with all kinds of fun, but we’re most looking forward to time on the lake. My parents live on a lake in Northern Alberta, and we try to get out there to visit as often as we can.  […]

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