Swedish Caramel Cookies

Time: 30 minutes True bliss and freedom – enjoying a caramel cookie, on a sunny afternoon, with a cold glass of milk… fika Music Selection: ABBA – Ode To Freedom Ingredients: ½ cup butter, at room temperature ½ cup brown sugar 1 tsp vanilla 1 Tbsp golden syrup (like Rogers) 1 Tbsp melted honey 1…

Beef Rigatoni

Time:  Minimum 1 hour – better if you have 3 or 4 hours This rigatoni is the reason we are able to stay home for year number two of a pandemic! It is comfort food that is soooo tasty, it will keep you warm, comfy and happy to share with loved ones. Music Selection: Calum…

Student Ramen Fried Rice

Time: 20 minutes This is a weird recipe, for sure. It makes a little leftovers go a long way, in a comforting way. Delicious, quick, and a great way to use up left over rice, ham and vegetables. This is also a great recipe to make while camping! Music Selection: Willie Nelson & Merle Haggard…

PB&J Muffins

Time: 40 minutes In our house, these muffins bring back nostalgic memories – cool mornings, warm muffins, kids getting ready for school… leaving us all “feeling good”. Music Selection: Avicii – Feeling Good Ingredients: 2 cups flour 1 ½ tsp salt 1 Tbsp baking powder 1 cup milk 2 eggs 2/3 cup sugar 1 cup…

Hamburger Pie

Time: 1 hour “Just say that you want me” – and you will once you make this simple, tasty comfort food! This is a great way to sneak a few vegetables into your kids (celery, onions and mushrooms). Enjoy! Music Selection: Fleetwood Mac – Tusk Ingredients: 3 cups small cut hash browns, thawed 1 cup…

Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes Au Gratin

Time: 2 hours This is comfort food at its best – delicious, tasty and pretty easy to make. It is worth the full effort and will have you singing with the choir… it is great for potlucks – so show it off and let your light shine! Music Selection: Odetta & Boys Choir of Harlem…

Red Wine Lamb Shanks

Time: 3 ½ hours This is a recipe that takes a bit of time and preparation, but man is it worth it! The slow cooking style really pulls together the flavours of the red wine sauce. It is definitely comfort food, and a dish you want to enjoy fully and slowly, like this song by…

Butter Chicken

Time: 45 minutes This is a tasty, recipe that will warm your soul. In fact, I’d go so far to say that once you make it you “will be in love, and always will be” with it. It is a simple recipe and very affordable to make. We love to serve it with some warm…

Chinese Cabbage & Mushroom Stir Fry

This is a great, comforting side dish – like an old cardigan… something that you love and cherish and are familiar with. This dish is easy to make, healthy and super delicious. Enjoy with the comfort of your favorite warm, cozy cardigan/sweater and some delicious star anise beef stew and Taylor… Time: 25 minutes Music…

Chicken Parmesan Sandwiches

Time: 1 hour “I think I love you”, will be what blurts out of your mouth when you take your first bite of these sandwiches. They are a little bit of work, but so, so very worth every minute and every bite! Enjoy… Music Selection: Partridge Family – I Think I Love You Ingredients: 4…