Grains & Rice

Lunch

Salmon Rice Bowl

Even a person who is committed to cooking at home for most meals needs a get-out-of-jail-free card, you know? We have a couple of places in our neighbourhood that give

Spices

Shrimp and Orzo Skillet Dinner

Okay, some people are going to look at this dinner and say to themselves, or yell at the screen, as the case may be, “Is she high? My kid will

Vegetables

8 Easy Brunch Recipes for Holiday Entertaining

Want to entertain but can’t face the whole production of a sit-down dinner for a big group? Not to worry, we can’t either! Particularly when the kids involved are on

Dinner

Chicken and Rice Soup

Have you heard of the half home made dinner? It’s something Laura and I started thinking about when a) parents were asking us for dinner solutions on extra hectic weekdays

Spring

Fruity Pancake Muffins

You asked for them and they’re here. SPC readers please give a warm welcome to the Pancake Muffin. Since we’re former magazine editors, we usually have an editorial calendar we

Grains & Rice

Baked Oatmeal Cups

Are you a morning person? I am. I’m writing this at 9 pm and it will be a miracle if I’m able to write it without typos. Every day of

Vegetables

Avocado Egg Salad Sandwich

Even though we’ve been making Lunch Ninja videos, creating new packable lunch recipes and doing a whole whack of radio interviews about school lunch, it didn’t really hit me until

Picnics & BBQs

Panzanella

Here’s a classic post with a fabulous summer recipe. If you’ve got some picnics or barbecues coming up, you’ll want this in your back pocket. Not actually in your back

By Ingredient

Strawberry, Rhubarb and Apple Crumble

You know what we went and did? We started an Insta­gram page for sweet­pota­tochron­i­cles. About time, right?! I mean, jeez, I’m not sure what took us so long but we did

By Meal Type

No-Bake Oat and Fruit Bars

The month of June is like the month of December to me. It’s jammed with events and as the month wears on, like my stress level, my schedule only gets