Behind the Scenes

Food Win/Food Fail

If you follow us on Instagram, or anywhere for that matter, it’s easy to think our family meals are like the perfectly styled dishes on our social media or right here on the site. But they’re not. It’s a bad rap a lot of food blogger’s face. But when you write about family meals, it’s the last thing you want

Lunch Ninjas

Why I Love This Video & Know You Will, Too

This makes me happy for three reasons: It stars Esme and Scarlett, Ceri and Laura’s enchanting daughters. Not only do I think it’s pretty cool that Ceri and Laura get to work with their families from time to time, I find few things more enjoyable than listening to kids chat with each other, particularly when it pertains to a rather complex topic. (Scarlett giving Esme modelling/acting

Recipes

Video Interlude: Ceri and Laura make fish tacos with strawberries (really?!)

Did everyone receive our newsletter last week? (It’s never too late to sign up! Just scroll down a little and look to the right….) I included one of my favourite videos of Ceri and Laura showing us how strawberries and fish go perfectly together. Something I never would have thought of. I am not usually a fan of fruit in

Vegetables

10 Delicious Recipes to Make in September

We may still be a bit sad about saying goodbye to summer but we’re finding lots of consolation in fall’s delicious possibilities. Apples, sweet potatoes, cranberries and squash – they’re all very good reasons to get back in the kitchen in September. Here are some of our favourite recipes for this perfect time of year. Let us know what you’re

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Back-to-School Make Ahead Breakfasts

We hate to interrupt your long weekend with reminder of the work that lays ahead next week, we really do. So we’ll just say this really quickly. Set aside a few minutes on Monday evening to whip up one of these make-ahead breakfast, okay? We promise it will make that first day back at school so much easier! Okay, not

Poultry

6 Lunch Box Updates

Whether it’s your first year on the lunch-making-train or you’ve been on it so long you could drive the damn thing, it’s time to get on. Start the year strong with a few new sandwich ideas to add to your roster. And let us know what you like to pack – we’re always on the hunt for new ideas!

Spring

6 Make-Ahead Snacks for Back-to-School

If packing a school lunch was just about making a sandwich and calling it a day, the school year would be an entirely different beast, wouldn’t it? Alas, my friends, there’s more to it than that. So much more. There’s all those other moments in the day when a kid’s energy needs a boost, their blood sugar needs smoothing over

Interviews

A Quick Bite with Tracy Moore

When I first met Tracy Moore, host of CityLine and mom of 2, I was approaching her to appear in a fitness/profile video I was producing for a magazine. Her kids were really little and mine weren’t much bigger. Let’s just say that between us, it’s likely no one was sleeping through the night. In my bleary state, I mis-typed