Asian BBQ’d Baby Bok Choy

Time: 1 hour marinating; 15 min prep and grilling This recipe is truly amazing, healthy and super easy. The flavours are like a “storm” for your taste buds, sweet, spicy, hot and then the crunch of the bok choy… Yum. We had these for Mother’s Day, served alongside some Smoked Pork Belly… Delicious. Music Selection:…

BBQ Chili Corn On the Cob

Time: 25 minutes This is such a simple and flavourful recipe. I love to serve it at BBQ parties and sometimes I switch it up with Bacon Wrapped Corn on the Cob. I have paired it with Jolene – my mom used to (and still says) that the way to a man’s heart is through…

Creamy Dilled Roast Potatoes

Time: 45 minutes This is a recipe that I grew up having nearly every Sunday after church at my grandparent’s farm in Northern Alberta. Potatoes and dill grown in their garden, cream from their cattle. I love this song by Brett Kissel who grew up near my hometown – partly because of the familiar scenes…

Tapenade

Tapenade Time: 15 minutes My wonderful friend, Maura, made homemade tapenade and brought it for us to eat while on vacation last summer! It was so delicious, that I asked for the recipe and have made it several times now. It is easy to make, very healthy and delicious! While I have not been to…

Broccoli Cheese Soup

Time: 30 minutes Many years ago, broccoli cheese soup was on nearly every menu at every restaurant…. but where is it now? It is really time to bring it back — a great healthy, warm, hearty meal. I am pairing it with “September” as it is a great tune, that my 14 YO knows all…

Avocado Toast

Avocado Toast Time: 15 minutes Since this blog was meant to offer up new and exciting ways of thinking about breakfast, I am including a simple avocado toast recipe. This past year or so, there has been a lot of different restaurants offering “toast” with various toppings. This is one that I like because it…

Sauteed Bok Choy

Time: 15 minutes Healthy, quick, delicious… need I say more. After having it the other night, my father-in-law said bok choy is now his favorite vegetable… Enjoy! Music Selection: Marsiling Chinese Orchestra – Jasmine Flower Ingredients: 1 Tbsp olive oil 5 – 6 heads of baby bok choy 1 clove garlic, minced 1 tsp ginger,…