Posts From Laura

Snacks & Desserts

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

Lunch

Broccoli and Cauliflower Waffled Fritters

I’ve often said feeding kids is about marketing so here’s another shining example of that message: “Hey kids, look at these cheesy waffles!” In reality, they’re fritters made with broccoli

Dairy

Broccoli Cheddar Chowder

Scarlett and I created this soup on one of those days you don’t really have anything left in the refrigerator. We’re both fans of a broccoli and cheddar soup we

Dinner

Sweet Potato Skillet Lasagna

This dish was a risk for me. I’d been wanting to make a skillet lasagna for a long time, but would I be able to create something that tastes as

Winter

3-D Christmas Tree Cookies

Scarlett and I had a disagreement about what holiday baking favorite we should shoot at a recent photo shoot. I was convinced we should photograph my cranberry and orange hand

Lunch

Turkey, Broccoli and Cheddar Pastry Rolls

There’s about a million reasons why we love these Turkey, Broccoli and Cheddar Pastry Rolls, but I’ll just share a couple with you now. They come together quickly, store well

The Holidays

Double Chocolate Peppermint Cookies

Every year I organize a holiday cookie decorating party for Scarlett and her friends. It’s not a cookie exchange with a goal of having dozens of cookies to use over

Fall

Caprese Skillet Chicken Dinner

Disclosure: KitchenAid Canada has provided me with product as compensation for my posts but all the posts represent my own opinion. Big decisions make me nervous. Honestly, it’s painful for

Fall

Sweet Potato Shepherd’s Pie

Before I had a kid, I kept ice and a bottle of vodka in my refrigerator. That’s it. Then, when I had a baby, my freezer was filled with dozens

Winter

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Skillet Cake

The weather has turned here in Toronto and it’s now officially frigid. My kitchen has also completely turned over to a hub for cozy recipes. The other day, as I