Ratatouille

Time: 1 hour This dish is more than just “a little something”, it is an amazing side dish for cornmeal and shortribs. Music Selection: Melody Gardot and Sting – A Little Something Ingredients: 4 Tbsp olive oil 1 large red onion 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 large zucchini, sliced in thin rounds 2 red peppers,…

Roasted Acorn Squash

Time: 30 minutes Baby – this is what you came for… a quick, healthy side dish that goes well with almost any entree. Music Selection: Rihanna & Calvin Harris – This is What You Came For Ingredients: 2 acorn squash ¼ cup olive oil Salt Butter Toppings: chilli powder, butter/brown sugar, butter and cooked peas…

Ohhhh so good Crispy Kale Couscous Salad

Time: 1 hour Kale and couscous are not always ingredients that make people excited, but they really deserve a second chance… trust me you will find it worth the effort. I made this recipe and brought some to my uncle G this past week, I was a little unsure if it would be something he’d…

“Blessed” IP Pancit

Time: 1 hour This is a crazy simple, one pot recipe that is so tasty AND healthy!! You will know you are blessed on those super busy days when you make this meal and — relax. Enjoy. Music Selection: Love & The Outcome – I’m Not Lucky, I’m Blessed Ingredients: 4 chicken thighs, skinless &…

Apple Whiskey Pulled Pork (instant pot)

Time: 2 hours You will never find a tastier pulled pork recipe that can be made so quickly – one dish! Music Selection: Michael Buble feat. Laura Pausini – You Will Never Find – Caught In the Act Ingredients: 4 lb bone in pork shoulder or boneless pork butt 2 red apples 2 tsp garlic…

Apple Fennel Coleslaw

Time: 20 minutes This is a simple, delicious, healthy twist on coleslaw. Try it as a BBQ side dish or on apple whiskey pulled pork! Music Selection: Lewis Capaldi – Someone You Loved Ingredients: ½ head green cabbage or bag of coleslaw 1 green onion, finely diced 1 fennel, shaved 1 red apple, cored and…

Baked Potato with Broccoli Cheese Sauce

Time: 45 minutes Only you can love this dish this way… so good, so filling. Yum Music Selection: Keith Urban – Only You Can Love Me This Way Ingredients: 4 – 6 medium potatoes 2 cups milk ¼ cup flour ¾ c. butter, split in 3 x ¼ c 1 tsp smoked paprika ½ tsp…

Chicken Pesto Lasagna

Time: 1. 5 hours Perfect combinations of flavour and texture… true love. Music Selection : Pink – True Love Ingredients: Olive oil 1/2 cup butter 1 shallot, peeled and finely diced 4 cloves garlic, minced 2 tsp fresh thyme leaves 2 tsp fresh rosemary, finely diced Salt/pepper 1/2 cup flour 2 cups milk 2 cups…

Instant Pot Pappardelle with Beef, Port and Blue Cheese

Time: 1 hour You will definitely raise your hands up and dance around the kitchen while this fast, delicious, healthy recipe cooks…. hands up, baby. Music Selection: Ottawan – Hands Up Ingredients: 1 kg boneless blade roast, cut into 2 inch chunks 4 Tbsp butter 2 shallots, peeled and diced 4 cloves garlic, minced 1…

Instant Pot Crispy Pork Ramen

Time: 2 hours Serves: 8 people This may be one of the most perfect instant pot soup dishes…. delicious, healthy, hearty and just “meant to be”… Music Selection: Bebe Rexha – Meant To Be (feat Florida Georgia Line) Ingredients: Broth: 5 lb pork shoulder roast 8 cups chicken broth ¾ cup soy sauce plus another…