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Category: Main Dishes

Orecchiette with Rapini & Sausage

Orecchiette with Rapini & Sausage

Delicious juicy Italian sausage and the slightly bitter yummy taste of rapini come together again to make an awesome traditional Orecchiette with Rapini & Sausage pasta dish. It’s great for supper tonight and lunch tomorrow; cold or hot! So I confess… my love of rapini […]

Grill Ready Vegetable Chicken Skewers

Grill Ready Vegetable Chicken Skewers

Skip the costly store bought skewers and make your own Vegetable Chicken Skewers! Choose your favourite veggies, skewer them together with chicken, season and grill for an amazing main dish recipe great for two or many! Bonus points if you make extra and toss into […]

30 Minute Chicken Piccata for Two

30 Minute Chicken Piccata for Two

This 30 Minute Chicken Piccata for Two recipe, starring yummy white wine and fresh lemon and parsley, is easy, fast and tasty! Perfect for date night or a weeknight – because tasty doesn’t have to take long! Easy? Yep. Fast? Yes. Tasty? OMG YES. Date-night […]

Sausage & Cannellini Beans in White Wine

Sausage & Cannellini Beans in White Wine

Tied together with sautéed onions and carrots, this Sausage and Cannellini Beans in White Wine recipe has all the wonderful deliciousness cooking in one pan! Sausages, onions, carrots, beans… WHITE WINE! Or in other words: NOM, NOM, NOM, NOM… WHITE WINE! Really, this time I […]

Skillet Napolitana Pizza

Skillet Napolitana Pizza

Cooked on the stove and under the broiler, the crust in this Skillet Napolitana Pizza recipe is cooked and topped to perfection with a sweet tomato sauce, fresh buffalo mozzarella and basil! FINALLY! Yummy homemade pizza cooked perfectly at home, everytime! It took my family […]

Thai Chilli Basil Beef

Thai Chilli Basil Beef

Super in love with the Thai red chilli and basil combo! In this Thai Chilli Basil Beef recipe the two come together beautifully with garlic in a yummy flavourful dish seasoned with soy and topped with a carrot and basil salad! ALL THE NOMS! Can […]

Pasta e Fagioli (aka. Pasta & Beans)

Pasta e Fagioli (aka. Pasta & Beans)

Nonna’s quick and hearty meal for when she didn’t have meat in the fridge. This Pasta e Fagioli recipe is literally translated to pasta and beans – YUM. Pasta e Fagioli or Pasta Fazool is a Italian comfort food staple. Each family typically has their […]

Awesome Chicken Tikka Masala

Awesome Chicken Tikka Masala

With onions, cilantro, ginger, and curry, there are flavours in this chicken tikka masala recipe that no other adjective other than awesome can be used! I’ve been quite obsessed with Jamies lately, well only two… Jamie Oliver, which I adapted one of his recipes to […]

Classic Carbonara with Zucchini Noodles

Classic Carbonara with Zucchini Noodles

With just 5 ingredients, this classic carbonara with zucchini noodles is sure to please. Plus in whips up in under 15 minutes! I had a really bad week last week, but on wednesday I knew I was home alone and that I could cook some […]

Papa’s Sous Vide Carnitas

Papa’s Sous Vide Carnitas

My dad loves experimenting with sous vide cooking. His sous vide carnitas are cooked for 24H then broiled for a bit to get a nice crisp for tacos! My dad, or as I call him my papa, likes to cook. Recently he has been experimenting […]

Baked Mac & Cheese for Two

Baked Mac & Cheese for Two

This baked mac and cheese for two is perfect for those times when you want something simple, delicious, comforting and date night in! I was never a fan of homemade baked mac and cheese – GASP! Let me explain, sometimes it was made ahead and […]

Fricasséed Chicken with Bay Leaves

Fricasséed Chicken with Bay Leaves

Onion, celery, garlic, bay leaves and parsley, make this fricasséed chicken with bay leaves recipe perfect for family dinners and small supper parties. In my family recipes come and go and what we consider staple recipes may change from month to month, but there is […]

Rapini & Chickpeas

Rapini & Chickpeas

Sometimes you don’t want pasta or are looking for a gluten-free option. Chickpeas beans are a great replacement, especially with garlic and rapini. In keeping with the bitter greens theme from two weeks ago, this week’s wednesday recipe involves rapini! Rapini is definitely growing in […]