My family, I suspect, like most others, does the post-work, pre-dinner dance that goes a little like: What do you want for dinner? I dunno, what are you thinking? [from the sidelines]: Pizza! Nachos! Chocolate! Chicken nuggets! Let’s go to McDonald’s! Swiss Chalet! Montanas! Cookies! Can I have dessert? Will there be extra? NO SWEET… Continue reading what the hell do you want to eat?
As a gal who loves a good treat but hates to waste calories, finding snacks that are as delicious as they are nutritious is a must. And it’s not always easy.
So why swap avocados for butter? Well, the long and short of it is butter is packed with calories, fat, and sodium and avocados are not.
Within only days of moving in, we’d invited a group of friends to join us for drinks and I knew then I’d finally found my hostess calling
The truth is I disliked my first bite of cloud bread. It was eggy and spongy, and I just couldn’t imagine eating it with much of anything. Luckily, I’m a glutton for punishment and I was going to give it another shot.
As a woman who happily whips out her mixing bowls and wooden spoons several times a week, it will hardly surprise you to learn that I’ve made eleven dozen cookies so far this holiday season to give as gifts. One of my favourite gifts to receive is a new cookbook or bakeware (hint, hint), but… Continue reading stocking stuffers for your favourite foodie
Now that I’m officially in the Christmas spirit, there’s no stopping the baking and carolling for the next four weeks. I’m a woman possessed, and I’m not even a little bit sorry about it. Last week, while perusing the grocery store, I happened upon a sale that I just couldn’t resist: eggnog! It was as… Continue reading eggnog snickerdoodles: the only holiday cookie you need