Posts From Ceri

Sides

Zucchini Bread

Fridays are swim class days for Esme and her best friend Maude. They are in L-O-V-E with their teacher, Milton. It’s one part adorable, one part terrifying to hear them

Articles

Pickey Eaters 101

I saw a book in the book store the other day called, “I Was a Really Great Mom Before I had Kids.” Which really does sum it up, right? Pre

Spring

Chicken and Asparagus Risotto Style Pasta

Saturday was a day of extremes. The boy woke the girl or the girl woke the boy – they never let the other sleep and as for their parents, well,

Snacks & Desserts

Apple Crumble

You know what it’s like, as soon as you decide you’re not going to do something it’s all you can think about. When you realize you can’t swear in front

Vegetables

Carrot and Chickpea Stew

I was very late to get the Facebook party but man I’m having a good time now.  FB re-connected me with a dear friend after probably more than ten years.

By Ingredient

Ratatouille

See this child? Cute, huh? I agree. By day he is a delightful bundle of coos and gurgles, face splitting grins and infectious belly laughs. He loves me so completely

Dinner

Spaghetti and Meatballs – The Classic Pasta Dish

Today was the first really hot day of the year in Toronto and people were goofy with sunshine and oxygen.   We packed like we were going away for a

By Meal Type

Butternut Squash Risotto

When Ben and I started dating he was living in Brooklyn. As well as racking up lots of air miles we also spent a lot of time on the phone.

Drinks

Milkshake

I live with an addict. Her name is Esme and her poison is sugar. “Mum, was I good today?” she’ll ask. If tell her she’s been good then she takes

By Ingredient

Easiest Mushroom Quiche

My friend Heidi (honestly, I’m going to be doing some cooking here, too, not just telling you about things Heidi makes!) knows I have a thing for nostalgic, fifties-inspired food.