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Easy Green Vegetable Pasta for Two

Easy Green Vegetable Pasta for Two

Packed with delicious green vegetables, this easy green vegetable pasta for two recipe is bursting with flavor thanks to yummy garlic and parmesan cheese. It’s also ready in a few simple steps and makes the perfect weeknight supper – plus leftovers are amazing cold! Breaking the blogging MIA […]

Pimm’s Cup for Two

Pimm’s Cup for Two

Once you have a Pimm’s cup there is no going back! It’s sweet, aromatic and refreshing. The perfect summer cocktail on a patio, the beach or at a tennis match! “Anyone for Pimm’s?” and “It’s Pimm’s o’clock” are phrases I use often. Why? I fell in love with […]

Baked Asian Salmon for Two

Baked Asian Salmon for Two

Baked in tin foil, this baked asian salmon for two is a breeze to make, clean up and is packed with flavor. It will have you wanting salmon every night of the week!!! Are you ready for it?! I never really liked salmon… until I toyed […]

Small Batch Triple Layer Skor Bars

Small Batch Triple Layer Skor Bars

It put it simply, small batch triple layer skor bars are an indulgence to the third degree. They start with a cookie base that is covered in sweet condensed milk and topped with melted chocolate and skor toffee pieces –  this desert wins gold, silver […]

Small Batch Chimichurri

Small Batch Chimichurri

Good things come in small packages, and this Small Batch Chimichurri is no exception! The combination of parsley, cilantro, garlic, shallots and red wine vinegar are a perfect marinade for meat and fish, great as an accompaniment, awesome mixed into salad dressings… It’s good for […]

Slow Cooker Thai Peanut Chicken

Slow Cooker Thai Peanut Chicken

Slow Cooker Thai Peanut Chicken is a flavor explosion recipe! It’s simple and easy, topped with yummy crunchy peanuts and green onions, AND your slow cooker or multicooker does all the work! As a kid, we never had or used a slow cooker or crockpot […]

Small Batch Mini Egg Oatmeal Cookies

Small Batch Mini Egg Oatmeal Cookies

Small Batch Mini Egg Oatmeal Cookies are all about indulging in the Easter festivities while not having a huge batch afterward!  What is not to love about a cookie that has this season’s favorite chocolate coated candy in it?! Maybe just the fact that you […]

Sheet Pan Pork Chops & Potatoes for Two

Sheet Pan Pork Chops & Potatoes for Two

Sheet Pan Pork Chops & Potatoes is an easy weeknight meal that whips up in no time! Great with a side salad and some applesauce! One pan, one pot, and sheet pan meals are total lifesavers! They are easy to put together, easy to clean […]

Baked Chicken Puttanesca for Two

Baked Chicken Puttanesca for Two

Baked Chicken Puttanesca for Two has everything you want in a puttanesca: capers, olives, anchovies, yummy San Marzano tomatoes and it can be ready to serve in 40 minutes! A perfect weekday meal! OH MY WORD! I have not posted a new recipe in over […]

Mason Jar Asian Soup

Mason Jar Asian Soup

Mason Jar Asian Soups are the perfect packed lunch! Easy to put together, customizable with your favorite ingredients and much healthier than store-bought noodle bowls! You’ll be owning lunchtime with these! Have I told you I love soup? Well, I LOVE SOUP!!! Soup is usually […]

Grilled Greek Cauliflower Steak

Grilled Greek Cauliflower Steak

Grilled Greek Cauliflower Steaks are packed with meaty flavor! Marinated in olive oil, lemon, oregano and garlic these steaks make the perfect side dish or main dish! It’s not grilling season yet in Montreal, but the weather is sure warming up and the snow is […]

Chinese Broccoli Beef

Chinese Broccoli Beef

Quick and easy Chinese Broccoli Beef! A great weeknight recipe, portioned for two and easily scaled, and full of saucy goodness! Aka. PERFECTION! I guess you can say I’ve been on a bit of a Chinese food kick recently. A couple weeks ago I went […]

Charred Cherry Tomato Cacio e Pepe for Two

Charred Cherry Tomato Cacio e Pepe for Two

Simplicity at its finest! Charred Cherry Tomato Cacio e Pepe adds yummy tomato flavor to a classic Roman pasta dish recipe staring two humble ingredients: ground black pepper and cheese; which can be your choice of, or a combination of, Parmesan, Pecorino Romano and Grana […]

Black Bean Chicken Stir Fry

Black Bean Chicken Stir Fry

Black Bean Chicken Stir Fry is the answer to livening up weeknight meals! It’s quick and delicious. It brings new flavors to the table: fermented black beans, YOU DA BOMB! It can serve two, can easily be doubled for more, and it’s great for lunch! […]