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White Chocolate, Cranberry and Oatmeal Cookies 

White Chocolate, Cranberry and Oatmeal Cookies 

So I am on a Oatmeal kick. No doubt about it! And I love oatmeal cookies! With two small children cookies are a much requested favourite in our home. Now I wanted to jazz up my recipe to make something a little more festive! Dried […]

Asparagus Soup

Asparagus Soup

I love asparagus! And so does my three year old. Every time we go to the grocery store he asks for asparagus. He loves it roasted and grilled, but will also will eat my asparagus soup. I’ve made this quite a few times over the […]

Pumpkin Pancakes

Pumpkin Pancakes

Does anyone else love weekends as much as I do? I particularly enjoy those quiet weekends when you don’t have much planned. It’s a great time to relax and reenergize. For me that means cozying up with a great cup of coffee and making something […]

Baked Penne with Italian Sausage and Spinach

Baked Penne with Italian Sausage and Spinach

Whenever I have a free Sunday at home I try to get at least a little bit of food prep done to make weeknights a little less hectic and stressful. I usually make things that can be cooked ahead of time and used for leftovers […]

Whole Wheat Apple Cinnamon Muffins

Whole Wheat Apple Cinnamon Muffins

When I was up visiting Jess last month, she sent me home with a grocery bag full of fresh apples from her tree. I was able to use up most of them in an apple and rhubarb crisp (recipe coming soon!) and a couple of […]

Roasted Squash with Goat Cheese, Cranberries and Candied Pumpkin Seeds

Roasted Squash with Goat Cheese, Cranberries and Candied Pumpkin Seeds

Have you started planning your Thanksgiving menu yet? If you haven’t, you’ll definitely want to include this roasted squash as one of your side dishes. Even if you typically stick to your traditional family dishes, don’t be afraid to mix it up and give this […]

Fall Granola – Pumpkin Seed Cinnamon Spice

Fall Granola – Pumpkin Seed Cinnamon Spice

It’s fall!! Bring on pumpkin everything, and anything cinnamon scented! I love fall and my house smells glorious, thanks to this granola recipe. We’ve been working on a squash stuffed with goat cheese with candied pumpkin seeds and dried cranberries on top and I couldn’t […]

Best of Bridge Java Jive Pot Roast

Best of Bridge Java Jive Pot Roast

As soon as fall hits and the weather starts to cool, I cannot wait to bring out my crockpot. Barbecuing is quick and convenient in the summertime, but I absolutely love using my crockpot come mid-September. I love being able to do a bit of […]

Peach Crisp

Peach Crisp

Everyone has a good family apple crisp recipe that is an easy go to for dessert, or a quick way to hide all the apples that started going off at the same time because you forgot about them in the back of the fridge. I […]

Rosemary, Dijon, and Lemon Marinade for Chicken

Rosemary, Dijon, and Lemon Marinade for Chicken

Over the weekend my family was in town visiting and I wanted to make them dinner for when they arrived. It’s already the start of September now and my Rosemary plant is doing really well but without too much time before frost comes I wanted […]