By Occasion

Fall

Maple Glazed Sweet Potatoes and Brussels Sprouts

I never touched a Brussels sprout until I was in my 30s so it always amazes me that Scarlett has loved the little cabbage since she was a wee 5

The Holidays

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

Winter

Pumpkin Ricotta Cookies

It’s all documented here just search holiday cookies and you can see some of it. I used to plan a holiday cookie decorating party (mostly with all the neighbourhood kids)

Fall

Crispy Herb Stuffing Topped Mac and Cheese

What can I say about Thanksgiving that I haven’t already said. It means everything to me. Today more than it ever did. For all the things you can blame the

dessert

Think Outside the Pie: Thanksgiving Desserts You’ll Love

Everyone loves pie but maybe, just maybe, this thanksgiving you want to add another sweet to your table that breaks with tradition or will stand up next to your pie

Vegetables

Our Favorite Thanksgiving Sides

Everyone thinks the turkey is the main event on Thanksgiving, but the heart of any holiday table is always the side dishes. This collection of side dishes are worthy of

Picnics & BBQs

Strawberry Basil Fool

For the first time in two years, June feels like torture again. While the pandemic still quietly persists there is definitely more normal now. By normal, I mean the end

Fall

Pumpkin Cake with Cinnamon Cream Cheese Frosting

I saw the best quote on Instagram recently. It read: “It’s almost time to switch from my everyday anxiety to my fancy Christmas anxiety”. It pretty much summed me up.

Snacks & Desserts

We Love Baking Our Valentine’s

In anticipation of tomorrow’s holiday, Scarlett is working away on crafts and baking. As a family, we’re also talking about what we can make each other. We love homemade gifts,

The Holidays

NYE Appetizers including our Favorite Vegetarian Versions

Over the last year, dinner has become double the trouble after my daughter Scarlett went vegetarian. I’m super proud of her decision, and have been making an effort to follow