Posts From Laura

Dinner

Sausage and Peppers Sheet Pan Gnocchi

A lot of the Italian recipes I share in this space are either family dishes or inspired by family favourites. Growing up in an Italian household, sausage and peppers sandwiches

Fall

Slow Cooker Chicken Enchilada Soup

I miss eating in restaurants. It’s not even the food I’m missing. It’s the experience. I’ve been supporting local restaurants all throughout the pandemic, so I’ve been spoiled with my

Valentines

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,

Nuts & Seeds

Peanut Butter Dream Bars

These bars are really a summer treat for our family. Our summer cottage is not winterized and, therefore, it is a place we can only visit from May through October.

Vegetables

Vegetarian Comfort Dishes

These classic comfort dishes were given a vegetarian spin since my daughter went vegetarian a year ago. Today on Global’s The Morning Show I demonstrated how you can make my

Vegetables

Cheesy Pantry Enchiladas

I would like to formally introduce you to the recipe that will save your a@% because it uses all pantry staples. To clarify, I consider foods that lives in your

Appetizers

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

Winter

Gingerbread Cookie Bars with Bourbon Cream Cheese Frosting

Every December I make a 3-layer gingerbread cake with cream cheese frosting that has been a staple of our holiday entertaining. This year, for obvious reasons, we weren’t able to

Chocolate

Cranberry Hello Dolly Bars

I can remember the exact moment I first tried a Hello Dolly Bar. I had just finish a Thanksgiving dinner at our friends that we call family The Cihra’s. After

Vegetables

One Pot Cheesy Kale Baked Shells

My daughter Scarlett has gone completely vegetarian. Her commitment has been really inspiring but it has its challenges. Dan and I don’t eat a lot of meat. In addition, I