Monthly Archives: August 2011

Grilled peppers

These turned out SO good! Another inspiration from a similar type recipe in “melt” magazine from Sobeys. Modified to suit our tastes (and the kiddies) but similar in idea. 1/2 cup of pesto sauce (I used Epicure’s pesto mixed with … Continue reading

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Summer BliSS

Where have I been you ask? Enjoying the last (sob) days of summer. We somehow find ourselves in the last weekend of August already … where did the summer go?Did we soak up enough sun? Make enough memories at the … Continue reading

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Potato salad

This is an update from this post. I was CRAVING this potato salad like crazy. Nothing tastes more like summer to me than this! I was lucky enough to have some amazing purple potatoes from Sunhill Garden. I added the … Continue reading

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Chicken quesadillas

I keep forgetting about my fantastic Epicure corn tortilla mix & tortilla press that I tested out in this post. I decided to try them out for some chicken quesadillas this past weekend. The kids LOVE quesadillas. They can eat … Continue reading

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Favourite recipes under 100 calories

This is GREAT! A number of fabulous food bloggers with their favourite healthy snacks 100 calories or less … SO many I want to try! My goal this weekend will be to try at least 2 new recipes on this … Continue reading

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Lemon dill salmon

Another super easy weeknight recipe. You can do this on the bbq or in the oven. (I am not a master of the bbq – um .. don’t know how to turn it on … so if the hubby is … Continue reading

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Red cabbage salad

This is my NEW favourite summer side salad. It’s cool, crisp refreshing and best of all it’s purple (My fav color)!! My mom found this recipe in “Real Life Entertaining” by Jennifer Rubell. She made it with steak, peas and … Continue reading

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