Dinner

Dinner

Chickpea and Spinach Stew

I got home early the other day (after a pre-dawn start to do Canada AM!) and sat on the living room floor, goofing around with Julian and watched Oprah. Luxury!

Red Meats

Meatloaf with Tomato Relish

Scarlett’s “Uncle Rob” has earned Junos. He’s also a member of a wildly popular Canadian band. But, who cares about all that, can the man cook? Isn’t that what you want to

Dinner

Fresh Tomato Pasta

I really was in a rush the night I made this. I forgot – as I always do – that Tuesday is gym day in Esme’s daycare which means I

By Meal Type

5-Veggie Vegetable Burger

Dear Reader, please meet my latest food addiction. Surprised that it’s not round, filled with chocolate chips and answers to my dear, sweet cookie? Me too. It’s a, get this,

By Meal Type

Pasta e Fagioli

This is my pick of 2010. We’d only been working on SPC for a short time when I wrote this post but we could feel things coming together. I remember

Vegetables

Sweet Potato Mac & Cheese

You know what I’m going to do next year? I’m going to start shopping for Christmas gifts in September, start baking in November, decorate our place in the first week

By Ingredient

Excerpt: The Family Dinner by Laurie David

If it’s not been made clear enough lately, let’s just come out and say it: we love Laurie David! I particularly love the scope of her book, The Family Dinner.

Dairy

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

Lunch

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

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,