Tag: comfort food

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 

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!

13 Bean and Beer Stew with Cheesy Dumplings

13 Bean and Beer Stew with Cheesy Dumplings

Tonight’s dinner brought to you by the things hiding in my fridge and pantry. 13 bean and beer stew topped with cheesy basil dumplings. We are mainly low carb but I find in times of turmoil, I gravitate to some carbs. I use pancake mix 

Roasted Vegetable Risotto with Pine Nuts

Roasted Vegetable Risotto with Pine Nuts

I hope you love this recipe. It’s comforting, packed with veggies, fun to make and delicious. It works well as a side dish or entrée; for the family or for a dinner party. Who doesn’t love risotto? Cooked in the traditional way, this risotto may take 

Hamburger Gnocchi Soup

Hamburger Gnocchi Soup

A family favourite! Hamburger soup takes me back to my childhood – my mom made it often. I’ve added gnocchi to the recipe to take it to the next level. Feel free to add any veggies you like, either frozen or fresh. This soup freezes 

Hearty Chicken and Navy Bean Soup

Hearty Chicken and Navy Bean Soup

A change from the usual chicken noodle, this soup has it all; bone broth, chunks of chicken, navy beans, bacon and swiss chard. Perfect dinner for a chilly night and even better the next day! Protein packed and so good for you!