Mango Tequila Guacamole

I know you are thinking guacamole is delicious without tequila…but it is fabulous with tequila!!! This recipe is from a liquor store in Edmonton, LIQUOR depot

Brownie Thins

This recipe is from Epicurious.. brownies made in a sheet pan..they are thin & full of flavour!

I Love Bran Muffins!

That just about says it all…I love bran muffins. My favourite bakery in Edmonton, Bon Ton Bakery, makes the most delish bran muffins, but it is Sunday morning & they are closed!

Vegetable Farfel Side Dish

Not a kugel!!! More like a farfel pilaf! This is actually a dish that I would make during the year & not just for Passover! If you don’t want to use fearful, you can do the same thing & use quinoa…

Butternut Kugel

First posted last year…what is a kugel? It is a baked kind of pudding…it can be noodles, potatoes, butternut squash….the main ingredient of a kugel is sometimes pre-cooked…mashed…grated… eggs are added ….put it into a baking dish & you have a kugel!  

Layered Nacho Bake- Vegetarian

This is perfect for game day…or any day actually!!!! This is a cheesy yummy nacho bake that you will need a fork for! Layers of nacho chips, refried beans, salsa and lots of cheese..nothing bad here!

Vegan Split Pea Soup

I saw this recipe for split pea soup on Smitten Kitchen. I could not resist making it! The recipe is so simple & good..healthy, I made it vegan…& quick since I made it in the Instant Pot.

Quick Salmon in a Thai Green Curry

What is the big difference between Green & Red Thai curry ? The difference is in the type of chilis that are used… red chilis or green chilis. The flavours differ in that the Red Thai Curry paste is a bit spicier & the Green Thai Curry is a bit on the sweeter side. I have…

Chicken Soup in the Instant Pot

Well, I decided to make a chicken soup in the Instant Pot. Usually I cook my soup for hours & hours on the stove & then some more! Lots of skimming & skimming…this is how my grandmother made her chicken soup & my mom & my sisters… but I have found a new way for…

Ideas for a Last Minute New Years Eve Party

If you are having friends in for New Years Eve, there are so many ideas out there to make this evening special. Decorations, hats, blowers, drinks, food…. it is hard to decide what to do! I am going to discuss a simple quick menu here that you can pull together really fast without a lot…

Rugelach

I have never made Rugelach with a cream cheese dough before but seeing the picture of these I could not resist baking these.