Posts From Laura

Vegetables

Sweet Potato Casserole with Pecan Crumble Topping

This is a hard post for me to write. As an American living behind a closed Canadian boarder, traveling home to be with my family and friends for Thanksgiving is

pork

Soy Dijon Pork Tenderloin and Brussels Sprouts Sheet Pan Supper

I know sheet pans were a thing a bit ago, especially on instagram. I was there for it. I made practically everything in the trusty little pan including pie and

Snacks & Desserts

Halloween Monster Cookies

Monster cookies get their moniker because of their size not because they hide under someone’s bed. A true monster cookie is a mix of oatmeal and peanut butter usually featuring

Snacks & Desserts

Halloween Candy Blondies

In Toronto, families are being advised to not go door-to-door for trick or treating. It’s just another sucker punch from 2020. I was thinking of leaving candy individually tucked into

Dinner

Creamy Pumpkin Rigatoni Pasta

I recently wrote here about my absolute exhaustion with my own cooking. It’s why I welcome the new fall season. The last time I made all my chilis, soups and

Snacks & Desserts

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

I’m SO sick of my own cooking. After almost 7 straight months of nearly eating my food exclusively, I couldn’t hate it more. Sure we’ve had a few pizzas and

Lunch

Cubano Hand Pies

Scarlett went through a phase where all she ever wanted was a Cubano sandwich. A pressed sandwich using Cuban bread and filled with ham, Swiss cheese, roasted pork, dill pickles

Vegetables

Creamy Corn Pasta with Basil

I never let Summer depart without putting up a fight. I take extra long swims despite what the weather looks like that day. I also linger longer outside until the

Winter

Touchless Lunches For Back to School

It’s a back to school like no other and with all the uncertainty this year brings the one thing that never, ever goes away is making lunches. However, you may

Snacks & Desserts

Baked Chia Chip Oatmeal Bars

This is how the conversation went: Laura: “Scarlett, do you want to write this post since you developed the recipe?” Scarlett: “Um, no” Laura: “Are you sure you don’t want