Classic Beef Stew

Classic Beef Stew

A few times a year my Husband and I will get a craving for a good pot of beef stew. It's one of those warm, comforting, simple dishes that bring you back to childhood.  It's also incredibly easy to make! The heat does most of the work, so it requires very little effort, and the ingredient [...]

Homemade Chicken Parmesan

Homemade Chicken Parmesan

Chicken Parmesan is the ultimate comfort food in our house. It's juicy, tender white chicken breasts tossed in seasoned breadcrumbs, lightly fried, then smothered in tangy tomato sauce, parmesan cheese, and mozzarella; what's not to love? Chicken parmesan pairs perfectly with a bright green salad or spaghetti. An added bonus: there are usually leftovers, and [...]

Lobster Flambé

Lobster Flambé

I remember the first time I had Lobster Flambé. It was a day, much like today, on Canada's East Coast, where the city moved slowly after a full night of sleeting, snowfall, and freezing rain. I was with a friend in downtown Halifax. People were skipping and jumping over snow banks and puddles of slush [...]

Carrot & Ginger Soup

Carrot & Ginger Soup

This recipe is perfect for any season of the year. It's healthy, hearty, and full of flavor. I remember the first time I tasted carrot and ginger together. It was in a cold press juice I purchased while I was rushing around running errands, and I fell in love with the combination immediately. In my [...]