Vegetables

Soups

Beans & Greens Soup

I don’t know why the first real snow fall always comes as a bit of a surprise – we live in Toronto, for God’s sake – but it does. I’m

Snacks & Desserts

Sweet Potato Cake

I almost never bake cakes. It’s not that they’re any trickier than cookies or muffins but I just don’t want a cake hanging around the house. Not only do I

Snacks & Desserts

Sweet Potato Pie

It’s just a few days out from American Thanksgiving now, and I couldn’t be more excited. Since I hit adulthood (and acquired all the nightmare prep for Christmas), Thanksgiving is

Summer

Tomato and Cheddar Soup

I once spent a summer as a counselor at a sleep away camp in the Catskills. (Stay with me…this is going somewhere about kids and nutrition.) I was in charge

Vegetables

Carrot Soup

I have friends who use their Sundays to cook for the week, or a good bit of the week. They’ll make two or three things that freeze and re-heat well

Snacks & Desserts

Sweet Potato and Graham muffins

If you’ve been reading this blog longer than five minutes you have probably surmised that I am obsessed with two things: Hermes Booties and Bradley Cooper. Wait. Wrong blog. I

Vegetables

Pizzapalooza

To send pizza week out with a bang, a few of my friends and I decided to have a pizza playdate. Lisa made the dough in her bread machine and

Vegetables

Fried Pizza With Mushrooms, For Real

We make pizza at home quite a bit. Our grocery store (the fab, fab, fab Fiesta Farms in Toronto) carries fresh regular and whole wheat pizza dough which makes it

Spring

Goat Cheese and Kale Pizza

In the Spring, Scarlett attended a birthday party for a friend that was held at Loblaws. I know. Sounds a little strange to have a birthday party in a supermarket,

Fall

Pumpkin and Sage Cannelloni

Every fall we visit a local farm. It’s one of my most favorite days of the year as a family. Since it’s just down the street from my in-laws cottage,