Shaved Brussels Sprout and Cranberry Salad

Shaved Brussels Sprout and Cranberry Salad

This Shaved Brussels Sprout and Cranberry Salad has a decidedly holiday twist with the dried cranberries and walnuts. I’ve used a very basic lemon dressing with a little honey to sweeten things up. Nothing crazy. This is easy stuff to throw together. This is one of my favourite ways to serve Brussels Sprouts — raw.

Balsamic and Garlic Roasted Carrots with Parmesan

Balsamic and Garlic Roasted Carrots with Parmesan

This past Thanksgiving (Canadian version) my Sister-In-Law made these garlic roasted carrots and then covered them with Parmesan and I decided right then that it was the best thing ever to happen to a bunch of carrots. So I had to make them. This is my take on her...
Sugar and Spice Pumpkin Butter Muffins

Sugar and Spice Pumpkin Butter Muffins

It would not be fall without a pumpkin spice recipe and here is this year’s contribution – Sugar and Spice Pumpkin Butter Muffins. I’ve used pumpkin butter in these muffins (rather than just plain ole’  pureed pumpkin) and it really gives these...
Oven Roasted Maple Glazed Carrots

Oven Roasted Maple Glazed Carrots

I’m not entirely sure why I ended up with so many incredibly cute and perfect farmer’s market baby carrots, but I did. Thank you Costco. And fortunately for you, I’ve used these lovely little bits of crunchy orange and created a couple of side dishes...
Vegan Butternut Chili. A Slow-cooker Recipe

Vegan Butternut Chili. A Slow-cooker Recipe

A warm, slightly sweet and vegan chili. It tastes like fall. And I know it is good for you. Filling and comforting. Perfect for taking the chill from your bones after a long fall walk.

Caramel Apple Pie Cheesecake

Caramel Apple Pie Cheesecake

  This might be the best cheesecake I have ever made. I think someone said that. I’m proud of this one. This Caramel Apple Pie Cheesecake is a creamy, lightly spiced cheesecake baked in a gingered graham cracker crust, covered in sautéed cinnamon apples,...
Easy Red Lentil Soup

Easy Red Lentil Soup

Guys, I’m going to be straight with you here. As much as I love my slow-cooker, most days I am just not together enough at 7am to execute a slow-cooker recipe properly. Nor am I disciplined enough to get such a thing started sometime between dinner clean up and...
Apple Oatmeal Muffins

Apple Oatmeal Muffins

A simple cinnamon muffin packed with nutritious oatmeal and fresh fall apples. Pack these in the kids lunch box for a healthy low-fat snack.