Fruits

Strawberry and Rhubarb Slab Pie

I’ve never been able to master a lattice pie. I didn’t have a grandmother who lovingly showed me the way to a gorgeous handmade pie. A savory cook, she shared

Recipes

Check out Love Your Lunch, our new digital series on Food Network Canada

Hi everyone, please meet our new digital series on FOOD NETWORK CANADA called Love Your Lunch. New digital series, please say hello to the tired and lunch-packing weary. Our 8 episode series will give you strategies, tips and recipes for packing noon-time meals that will make you the envy of the office. You’ll also stop the madness of packing school

Recipes

The School Year Survival Cookbook Series: Leftovers into Savoury Waffles

We’re back with more videos that support our latest cookbook: The School Year Survival Cookbook. This time we’re turning leftovers into super delicious savoury waffles. Guess who had never made a waffle before? Watch to find out!            

Recipes

The School Year Survival Cookbook Video Series: How to Make Cauliflower Cous Cous

We love swapping cauliflower for rice or cous cous when we want to add more veggies to our plates (and reduce carbs, let’s be honest). Check out this easy method and the, ahem, disagreement we have over the best way to make cauli cous cous!

Lunch

30 of the Best Lunches For the Rest of the School Year

This is it! The final push to the end of the school year. The moment when we’re tired of school projects, friendship triangles and, the biggest soul-sucker, school lunches. It’s why we put together the ultimate guide to school lunches that will help you get to the end of the school year without any tears. (Am I the only one

Dinner

Meal Plan

Are you ready to hit the grocery store? Just be sure to take us along with you with this week’s meal plan. We just keep getting lighter and brighter in our recipe choices as spring really rolls in. Let us know what you’re loving – we love all the comments you’re leaving about meal planning. It’s very cool to think

Articles

Our New Book has a Trailer and Can Set You Up for the New School Year

Our new book is on shelves NOW.  As we head into another school year, it is exactly the time to plan your attack. Get our strategies to help you manage dinners, packing lunches and getting out the door in the morning easier. You’ll also want our homemade, healthy and easy recipes to make your busy days less hectic. If you

Winter

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

Round-Ups

7 School Lunches That Aren’t Sandwiches

Don’t let a school-lunch-packing rut sneak up on you. Mix things up by thinking outside of the sandwich. Whip up a batch of fritters or mini quiche on the weekend and uneaten lunches will be reduced by 75%. Okay, I made up that last part, but it can’t hurt to add a little variety, can it? And if you’re a