Dinner

Pasta

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

Dinner

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,

Dinner

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

Dinner

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

Seafood

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.

Summer

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

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,

By Meal Type

Slow Cooker Chicken Stew

If I didn’t find it slightly embarrassing I’d be gushing about how much I love my slow cooker right now. Even given the massive lifestyle change I’ve made this year

Vegetables

Pumpkin Mac And Cheese

I love thanksgiving. I’m so American that way. Its by far my favorite holiday, just great food and lots of family and friends. I always look forward to my mom’s