Gourmet Hot Dogs

View my step-by-step video Happy National Hot Dog Day!           Summer screams for Hot Dogs and this year I’m giving these humble Hot Dogs a gourmet spin. Just using toppings, I made a Thai Red Curry Dog, Nacho Dog and a Shawarma Dog. I used Chicken Franks in these recipes, but … Continue reading Gourmet Hot Dogs

Pineapple Upside Down Cake

View my step-by-step video                     We’re going vintage with the ever popular Pineapple Upside down cake. Around the 1920’s ovens were just getting introduced and prior to this, most homemakers make their cakes in a skillet. In 1925 the Hawaiian Pineapple company ran a contest and … Continue reading Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Elfviled Workshop Eggs – Holiday Deviled Eggs

View my step-by-step video             The holidays are the best time of the year. I love the food, music, Santa and those cute little elves. This year I decided to throw a theme Christmas party and asked all of my dear friends to come dresses as Elves. Dress up is … Continue reading Elfviled Workshop Eggs – Holiday Deviled Eggs

Turkey with all the trimmings Sausage Rolls

View my step-by-step video Christmas is my favorite time of the year. I always want to make sure I’m stocked up with holiday favorites. Sausage rolls are wonderful year round, but seem to make it up front and center over the holidays. This year I decided to ditch the traditional beef filling and go with … Continue reading Turkey with all the trimmings Sausage Rolls

Black Forest Trifle

View my step-by-step video           This trifle is inspired by the ever popular Black Forest Cake. Layers of dark chocolate cake are studded with cherries & soaked in cherry syrup, layered with cherry jello and smothered in a rich cream and marscapone mixture. These layers are repeated twice are finished with … Continue reading Black Forest Trifle

How to Soak Fruit for Christmas Cake

View my step-by-step video         A slice of Rum or Brandy infused fruitcake heralds the warmth of Christmas. If a bite of boozy doesn’t give you the warm and fuzzies, I don’t know what will! All over the world fuit cakes of different sizes and colours make their way over to the … Continue reading How to Soak Fruit for Christmas Cake

Grilled Cheese & Turkey Waffwich – Waffle + Sandwich

View my step-by-step video                   Last year I was obsessed with buying a waffle iron, and like my brand new ice cream maker, it sat in my basement for months till I started making waffles and literally wanted to throw everything into my waffle iron. When I … Continue reading Grilled Cheese & Turkey Waffwich – Waffle + Sandwich

Mac & Cheese PIZZA – #YourCanadianMac

              This post has been sponsored by Italpasta, I have received product and compensation but the ideas and opinions are completely my own.   I so very rarely use box Mac & Cheese anymore. There was a time when my son was little and we traveled to India, he … Continue reading Mac & Cheese PIZZA – #YourCanadianMac

Canadian Beavertails – Fried Whole Wheat Pastry

View my step-by-step video           Happpppy Canada Day!!!!!!   This is a very VERY special post celebrating Canada’s 150 birthday! To commemorate this birthday I ran a contest and asked you guys what I should make that is uniquely Canadian – the suggestions were amazing – everything from Nanaimo bars to … Continue reading Canadian Beavertails – Fried Whole Wheat Pastry