Picnics & BBQs

Dinner

Chili Chicken Burger

I know it’s trendy right now to sing the praises of an unfussy, straight-ahead burger. Noth­ing but salt and pep­per in the meat and a square of processed cheese melted on

Summer

Lemon Blueberry Loaf with Lemon Glaze

I made this recipe for my mom. She is the universe’s biggest lemon fan. For all my life, she has never said “no” to a lemon flavoured anything. Pancakes, bars,

Picnics & BBQs

Puff Pastry Pizzas

Who’s looking for an inexpensive gift for themselves this holiday season? Anyone? Well, here it is. This is also the gift that will keep on giving week after week after

Lunch

Tuna Chickpea Salad Sandwich

My latest strategy for dinner has been salads. I don’t mean greens. I mean sandwich salads. Things like egg salad, tuna salad, chicken salad, you get the idea. With the

Picnics & BBQs

Sponsored: Prosciutto, Mozzarella and Zucchini Topped COBS Focaccia (Plus Contest Alert! and in-store event)

A few years ago, before a trip home to the States, I asked Canadian friends who live in New York City if I can bring them anything from home. This

Sides

Broccoli Cheese Patties

Laura and I have been thinking a lot lately about the school year and the particular challenges it presents to parents. Because, let’s be honest, it’s not just our kids

Poultry

Our Favourite Grilling Recipes

This post about grilling and anything that has to do with fresh, local berries and frozen treats are probably my most beloved posts to create every year. After all, they

Summer

Turkey and Gruyere Burgers

When I was growing up burgers were a greasy, guilty pleasure. When it comes to feeding my family, burgers are a regular component of our weekly routine including turkey or

Summer

Corn Fritter Tacos with Cucumber and Feta Salsa

In our first book, How to Feed a Family, we had a recipe for Sweet Corn Tostada’s that was born on a hot August day at our summer beach cottage.

Summer

15 Amazing Summer Entertaining Recipes

Can you help me with something? I need help finding a way to enjoy the long weekend coming at us in Canada without acknowledging that the summer is halfway done.