Smoked Brisket & Mushroom Pie

Time: 90 minutes PUB food at its finest. This is a great way to use up leftover beef roast, steak or smoked brisket… I like to make these and freeze them, too. Music Selection: Smokey Robinson – Just To See Her Ingredients: 4 – 5 cups of cooked steak or smoked brisket, cut in ½…

Brisket Quesadilla

Time: 30 minutes Just like cassanova, this simple meal will sweep you off your feet. It is another great BLSS (dish that you can have at breakfast, lunch, supper or snack, I’d add appetizer, too). Simple, fast, healthy and DELICIOUS. Music Selection: Carrie Underwood – Cowboy Cassanova Ingredients: 4 cups leftover cooked steak, beef roast…

Philly Cheese Steak Sandwich

Time: 20 minutes Best, fast, healthy way to use up left over beef steak, roast or smoked brisket… freedom! Music Selection: Elton John – Philadelphia Freedom Ingredients: 4 hoagie/sub buns, cut in half butter 1 cup tiger sauce 4 cups left over beef (smoked brisket is best or bbq’d steak) 2 cups sliced mushrooms 1…

In A Snap Pizza Buns (BLSS)

This is a BLSS staple (Breakfast, Lunch, Supper or Snack). I like to make these for my kids at breakfast as it fast and healthy and uses up ingredients I usually have in my fridge or freezer! AND you will feel complete happiness (bliss) while you enjoy them! Music Selection: Mariah Carey – Bliss Time:…

Ham and Leek Chowder

Time: 90 minutes Comfort food… the whole house feels warm and smells so delicious with this simple, flavorful and healthy recipe! Music Selection: Maxwell Girls – Who Threw The Overalls In Mrs. Murphy’s Chowder Ingredients: 1 ham bone with meat on (or you could use a large ham steak with bone) 3 leeks 4 potatoes…

Anytime Congee

Time: 75 minutes Not having ever had congee, I have been fascinated whenever I see a recipe for it for many years. This week, my daughter has had the stomach flu and not eating, so I decided to make her a bowl – our first ever. Complete hit as a breakfast dish. I asked her…

Coquilles St. Jacques

Time: 1 hour When I was growing up, my parents would take us to a fancy restaurant in Cold Lake, Alberta, called Fridays. My favorite dish was their Coquilles St. Jacques. To me, this was fancy, delicious, comforting food… best day (Jour Meilleur) Music Selection: OrelSan – Jour Meilleur Ingredients: 3 large potatoes, peeled and…

Beef Rigatoni with Sausage Meatballs (slow cooked)

Time: 8 hours You will be torn apart when you make this recipe – so good, but a labour of love with the 8 hours of cooking. But so worth the time (it is not a lot of effort), but a few pots/pans to wash afterwards! Music Selection: Natalie Imruglia – Torn Ingredients: 1 duck…

One-Pan Baked Gnocci

Time: 1 hour Still haven’t found what you are looking for supper tonight? Look no further – one pan, full hearty meal (or side dish) and healthy! Music Selection: U2 – Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For Ingredients: 1 kg gnocci ½ cup butter 1/3 cup flour ¼ tsp nutmeg ¼ tsp cayenne 1…

Pork, Apple & Sage Stew

Time: 90 minutes This is a super flavorful comfort dish that only takes about 90 minutes in total! It is a dish that is so comforting, it is great to share and let others know you are there for them… Music Selection: Rachel Platten – Stand By You Ingredients: 1 kg pork shoulder, cut into…