Recipes

The Best Fish Tacos

The Best Fish Tacos

On Tuesdays, I meet a good friend of mine for a lunch and a shop at our local public market. I always hit the fish store to pick up something fresh for dinner. Lately we’ve been all about the fish tacos, I mean who doesn’t 

Creamy Sablefish Chowder

Creamy Sablefish Chowder

Sablefish is the star in this rich and comforting bowl of goodness. Sablefish is also known as black cod (or butterfish due to it’s remarkably delicate texture). Chock full of fish, new potatoes and aromatics and a touch of brandy, it’s a meal in a 

Nut-Crusted Goat Cheese, Pear and Arugula Salad

Nut-Crusted Goat Cheese, Pear and Arugula Salad

Nut crusted goat cheese, pear and arugula salad with a simple Dijon vinaigrette. These flavours work perfectly together – warm, crispy goat cheese medallions nestled on top of peppery arugula and accented by sweet pears. The goat cheese is the star of the salad – 

Mini Cheese Stuffed Turkey Meatloaves

Mini Cheese Stuffed Turkey Meatloaves

Made in a muffin tin with lots of garlic and Italian seasoning, these minis are stuffed with a generous amount of mozzarella and topped with your favorite marinara sauce. This recipe couldn’t be easier and is kid-approved! I like to serve them with oven fries 

Creamy Polenta with Zucchini, Asparagus and Navy Beans.

Creamy Polenta with Zucchini, Asparagus and Navy Beans.

Asparagus, zucchini and navy beans over buttery soft polenta. Lots of garlic, parmesan and a touch of olive oil. A nutritious and healthy bowl of goodness to fill you up. This recipe is really quick and easy so you can have dinner on the table 

Slow Cooker Beef Bourguignon

Slow Cooker Beef Bourguignon

One of my favourite recipes to prepare. Tender chunks of beef braised in red wine with mushrooms and pearl onions: it’s a classic and a labour of love. My version is a bit of a shortcut from the original recipe I learned in cooking school 

Simple Succotash

Simple Succotash

A perfect way to enjoy that sweet summer corn, or use frozen corn if fresh is unavailable. Succotash is a dish that was introduced to struggling early colonial settlers back in the 1700’s by indigeous Americans. Composed mainly of corn, beans and assorted vegetables –  

Acorn Squash Stuffed with Sausage, Apple and Sage

Acorn Squash Stuffed with Sausage, Apple and Sage

One of my favourite fall meals – sausage stuffed acorn squash. The filling features savory Italian sausage, diced apple, onions and fresh sage, stuffed inside perfectly roasted squash then topped with parmesan and broiled. A wholesome and easy to prepare recipe that the whole family 

One Pot Lemon Chicken and Orzo

One Pot Lemon Chicken and Orzo

This family friendly & easy recipe is on regular rotation in our house. Featuring boneless, skinless chicken thighs, broccoli, mushrooms and lemony orzo all topped with parmesan. Comfort food at its best! A perfect fall meal, make sure you have enough for leftovers!

A Healthier Granola Bar

A Healthier Granola Bar

These granola bars are easy to make and kid approved! Looking for a healthier granola bar than the store bought version? These bars are simple to make and only have 6 ingredients.