Wrapped Asparagus – Two Ways

Time: 45 minutes When I was a kid growing up in a rural town in Northern Alberta, my older brother had just bought a Z28 car and he had tickets to see Streetheart in Edmonton – about a 3 hour drive. He came back the next day with a concert t-shirt for me… I was…

Easy Pie Dough (Pate Brisee)

The “Princess Bride” – PB is one of my all time FAVOURITE movies. I have watched it many, many times with my family. This is also one of my favorite PB (Pate Brisee) recipes so I am pairing them up! Plus, once you try this recipe you will have found your “one true love” for a pie…

Lucille & Lois’ Waffle Sandwich

Time: 20 minutes Music Selection: Peter Cetera – The Glory of Love My daughter, Lucille, has a best friend, Lois, who lives right next door! How lucky are they! These two young ladies are forever going back and forth between our homes — often raiding the pantry and fridge. One of their favourite dishes to…

Brocolli Dill Quiche

Time: 15 minutes preparation; 40 minutes baking time Music Selection: Charles Trenet – La Mer My kids LOVE quiche. Not my hubby, but definitely my kids. They especially like it for breakfast. Whenever I make it, they eat any leftovers after school the same day! Quiche can be creative – you can mix in the…

Brekkie Won Ton Soup?

Time: 20 minutes Music Selection: Katie Melua – 9 Million Bicycles I am always looking for fast, hearty and healthy meals for breakfast. My kids love ramen, pho and pretty much any type of soup, so I decided to try it for breakfast. The jury results: kids LOVED it, but my hubby, not so much……

Grilled Cheese Sandwich – 3 Ways

Time: 15 minutes Music Selection:  John Denver – Sunshine on my Shoulders Comfort food and comforting song… peaceful, blissful – everyone needs a “go to” breakfast and song on those days when it is hard to get going.  Ingredients 8 slices bread Butter 4-8 cheddar cheese slices (you can use other cheese, too, like Monterey…

Farmer’s Egg Cups

Time: 20 minutes Music Selection: Murray McLauchlan – Farmer’s Song This breakfast and music bring me back to when I was a young girl, sitting at my Grandma Katie & Grandpa Bill’s farmhouse kitchen table.  My grandma was such a great baker and cook. We always ate delicious, fresh foods from their garden. They had a…