By Occasion

By Occasion

Chili Chicken Burger

I know it’s trendy right now to sing the praises of an unfussy, straight-ahead burger. Noth­ing but salt and pep­per in the meat and a square of processed cheese melted on

Summer

Lemon Blueberry Loaf with Lemon Glaze

I made this recipe for my mom. She is the universe’s biggest lemon fan. For all my life, she has never said “no” to a lemon flavoured anything. Pancakes, bars,

The Holidays

Pumpkin Ricotta Cookies

It’s all documented here just search holiday cookies and you can see some of it. I used to plan a holiday cookie decorating party (mostly with all the neighbourhood kids)

Picnics & BBQs

Puff Pastry Pizzas

Who’s looking for an inexpensive gift for themselves this holiday season? Anyone? Well, here it is. This is also the gift that will keep on giving week after week after

Red Meats

Mini Yorkshire Pudding with Beef Tenderloin Hors d’oeuvres

I’d never heard of Yorkshire pudding until I married my husband. Growing up in New England as the daughter of Italian parents from New York City, a Sunday night dinner

Spring

Tuna Chickpea Salad Sandwich

My latest strategy for dinner has been salads. I don’t mean greens. I mean sandwich salads. Things like egg salad, tuna salad, chicken salad, you get the idea. With the

Lunch

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A few years ago, before a trip home to the States, I asked Canadian friends who live in New York City if I can bring them anything from home. This

The Holidays

Grilled Camembert Sandwich with Yves Veggie Turkey and Cranberry Sauce

For my money, the real reason for any holiday meal is the leftovers. I go to bed after Thanksgiving or Christmas thinking about the sandwich I’m going to make the

Winter

Mini Yorkshire Pudding Bites with Yves Veggie Cuisine Ground Round Wellington Topping

This is the ultimate holiday appetizer. No, seriously. It’s the best of every traditional holiday dish tucked together in one bite of perfection. Our ultimate holiday appy pairs the puffy

Herbs

Sweet Potato and Goat Cheese Galette with Yves Veggie Cuisine Broccoli Bites

One of my summer staples is to make sweet galettes or crostatas using fresh berries and fruit from the local farmer’s market. However, I’ve never tackled a savoury version. Although,