It’s Thanksgiving here, but since we had our turkey over the weekend, tonight we are having pasta! This one looked good and we all agreed we’d give it a shot! It looks pretty simple and I’m betting it could totally be turned into a crock pot thing if needed and then just add the cooked…

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Happy Thanksgiving everyone! (At least for us Canadians!) This was originally posted November 2015   One thing I have discovered lately, is that with a lot of families who desire to make their own food, the chain of learning has been broken. ¬†Meaning families are no longer passing down information about cooking, leaving us to…

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I made this recipe for the first time last week. It was pretty tasty and easy to make as well. I hope you all enjoy! Ingredients 1-1/2 cups water 1-1/2 cups uncooked instant brown rice 1 medium green pepper, diced 1/2 cup chopped onion 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 teaspoon minced garlic 1 tablespoon chili…

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A great Pinterest find! This recipe makes really easy, it gives instructions and ingredients for two meals. One for now and one to freeze for later, since I’ve never made it before I didn’t do the double batch, I just did one. It was super good, the only thing I would do different next time…

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In trying to eat better quality food, and trying to do seasonal stuff, we hit up the market to get the ingredients for this one! I changed a few things, like I didn’t have any tomato paste so I used tomato sauce and just put in a bit extra, and I added some new potatoes,…

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We had a 16th birthday party this past weekend, and found this recipe while looking for cool things to have for lunch that day.¬†We already had the hamburgers and hot dogs, some of that awesome Tostito dip with the cream cheese and stuff (maybe another recipe one day for here!). The photos on Pinterest made…

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I am always hunting down new things to try, I don’t want to get sucked into a mundane trap of having the same things all the time, which is likely why my pinterest boards are overflowing! This is one I found and we had last week, it was amazing! I went and purchased honey mustard…

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It’s cooled off here a bit, which means I can use the oven again! *happy dance* We tried this one out, with potatoes and steamed veggies and it was AMAZING, I’ll have to cook twice as much next time because everyone came back for more! Kind of shocks me because the girls are anti-mustard and…

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Ohhhhh this looks good! I seriously am counting down til we get out of summer! I live in Canada, if I wanted warm I’d live somewhere warm! Once we’re out of the warm I’m going to give this recipe a try, it looks delicious! Recipe here! FODMAP friendly Spinach, butter, nutmeg, cheese, potatoes…. and more,…

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That’s right, I went there! Still stupid hot, can’t cook, don’t want to eat anymore salad…. So we decided we could suffer through making noodles on the stove, if I made the sauce in the crock pot! I have never ever cooked ground beef in the crock pot, I always brown it first before putting…

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This one is not near as sweet as the last one, but I’d venture to say this one is better for us lol Original recipe is found at The Gracious Pantry It’s again, easy mode, put the meat in the bottom – they have pork chops listed, I used two pork loins, about 1kg worth…

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Still hot here! Working on finding some new crock pot recipes! This one is really good, we’ve had variations of it twice this week and everyone loves it! Ingredients: 4-5 chicken breasts Can of tomatoes (large can) Jar of salsa of your choice 1 can of Black Beans 1 can of Pinto Beans (or other…

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