Braised beef short ribs & Mujadara

Time: 4 hours While a dish that takes a while to make, you will fall for this recipe in a large way. It is bursting with flavour and is not only delicious, it is very healthy! Mujadara is normally a vegetarian dish, so you can also make it without the beef ribs, but we think…

Taco Stuffed Red Pepper

Time: 1 hour Fall on me with all your light – this recipe will lift your spirit and fill you up. It is flavorful, easy to make and delicious, as well, as healthy. Enjoy! Music Selection: Christina Aguilera & A Great Big World – Fall on Me Ingredients: 4 bell peppers 1 lb ground beef…

Bibimbap

Time: 1 hour (plus marinating time) This is one of our favourite korean dishes. It is hot, cold, spicy, salty, crunchy, soft, in other words – quite perfect. It is a great way to get protein, carbs and tons of vegetables. It is a bit of work, but so worth it. You will want to…

Church Sirloin Tip Beef Roast

Time: 2 hours plus marinating time Music Selection: Johnny & June Carter Cash – Old Rugged Cross My grandma Katie had this way with roasts. On Sundays we would often visit her place after church. We’d walk into a house that was warm and had the most delicious aromas of beef and vegetables, slow roasted…

Beef Bourguignon

Time: 2 ½ hours On chilly days, there is something comforting about a big bowl of a hearty stew. This one is slow cooked to get the meat and flavours to really blend. The combination of flavours reminded me of Provence and just a happy feeling of being at peace. This dish and the music…

Crockpot Asian Short Ribs & Rice

Time: 8 – 10 hours Music Selection: Jess Glynne – Right Here Ingredients: 1 cup soy sauce 1 cup beef broth ½ cup brown sugar 6 cloves garlic (or 1 Tbsp minced) 2 Tbsp grated fresh ginger 2 tsp sesame oil 2 Tsp crushed red pepper flakes 5 – 6 lbs bone in beef short…

Crockpot Beef Dip (Au Jus)

Time: 8 hours in crockpot Music Selection: Creedence Clearwater Revival – Lookin’ Out My Back Door Even though all five of us have our own distinct music likes and dislikes, the one band we all seem to agree on when traveling is CCR… it is quite funny to me how much we all like them….

Beef & Cheese Manicotti

90 minutes I like to make recipes where I can double the recipe so we can eat half that day and then freeze the other half for another day when we need a miracle to get through the day! This is one of those recipes. You can freeze the manicotti before you put the tomato…

Beef Stroganoff

Time: 30 minutes 4 big servings Stroganoff is food for the soul. No doubt about it – it is a comfort food to make you feel warm and comforted when other things in your life might not be going so well. An old recipe paired with an old song. I love the duet of beef…

Country Man’s Lasagna

Time: 1 1/2 hours How do you get rid of blues? Get Rhythm and eat lasagna. This is our favourite recipe. Growing up in Northern Alberta, our local grocery store was a general store that sold clothes, food, etc. and specialty items, like ricotta or fresh basil were a rarity, so we had to improvise….