Quick Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe #ONatural

Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe, Treating Colds with wildcrafted herbs

The other day I woke up all congested with a sore throat. I blame it on the kids because we all know that when back-to-school starts they bring nasty little germs into our homes. I wasn't the only one who was affected by this new little germ clinging on. My daughter also woke up feeling like a … [Read more...]

Grilled Corn, Nectarine & Quinoa Salad Recipe + Join The Post-Summer Detox Challenge!

Grilled Corn, Nectarine & Quinoa Salad, eggfree potluck, vegetarian potluck dish, Vegan lunch, Vegan dinner, Vegan

You can choose to intake processed foods and feel sluggish or choose to eat clean and feel awesome. The choice is yours. This summer I did try to find a balance between the two. You won't find Hamburger Helper in my home but you would have found me indulging on chip truck french fries this summer on … [Read more...]

Yogurt Parfait Breakfast Popsicles Recipe

Yogurt Parfait Breakfast Popsicles Recipe

Halfway through summer already the kids are tired of the breakfast and lunch options I am making. In this heat I am tired of fighting about it what I put in front of them. Please tell me I am not the only one in this situation? When I seen that Ritz Carlton Montreal’s Sous-Chef Sebastien Béaulac … [Read more...]

Halfway Through Summer and Keeping Stress Away #ONatural

Kids Canoeing, Splashing in the pond. Kawartha Lakes Pond, Country living in Kawartha Lakes

As I write this we are at our half point of summer already and I am in a bit of denial. I absolutely love summer. Having my four children home for two straight months can be "stressful" at times but really I am happiest most when my birdies are in my nest. Keeping Stress Away I try to keep the … [Read more...]

Crunchy Peanut Butter Snack Bites with Chia – No Bake Recipe #MyKPBsnackbite

After School Power-up Peanut Butter Snack Bites, After school treats, Quick kids snacks, Kraft Peanut Butter Snack Bites

As you may remember recently I posted a no bake recipe for what I called After School Power-Ups: Peanut Butter Snack Bites. My kids have not stopped asking for them. Yes they sure tasted good and were so easy to make but it was the memory and time we spent together in the kitchen they keep speaking … [Read more...]

Non-Alcoholic Beer, Spirits & Wine: Grapefruit Mockarita Recipe

Arkay Alcohol-Free Sprits

You've been blessed with a growing bump and you’re over the moon. The life inside of you is so precious and you will do everything to make sure you give it all you got. Even sacrificing the yummiest foods and thirst quenching drinks we love- we don't think twice about doing it all for our baby. … [Read more...]

Healthified Browned Butter Cookies – Sugar-Free & Gluten-Free #GayLeaMom

Healthy Browned Butter Sugar-Free Gluten-Free Cookies Recipe

With the season of yummy baked goods here, I have been searching high and low for the yummy but healthy mix to shortbread and sugar cookies. You see although I have always feed my family a healthy diet of good foods, never did it cross my mind that I would have to completely eliminate the bad stuff … [Read more...]

Creamy Potato Chowder #CarnationSoups

Creamy Potato Chowder Soup Recipe with Carnation Evaporated Milk

Bowls This morning was the first morning my car was covered in a thick layer of frost that required an early start. It was another mild warning from Mother Nature that we are knee deep into fall and winter is on its way. This is exactly why our dinner table has been set with bowls instead of … [Read more...]

Creamy Butternut Squash Soup Recipe #CarnationSoups

Quick and easy Creamy Butternut Squash Soup Recipe using Carnation Evaporated Milk

Fall is one of my favourite times of the year. Part of the reason is because I started to date my childhood sweetheart in the fall 18 years ago and this week my hubby and I celebrate our 12 year wedding anniversary. To me fall screams love, the nights are cool and require a little extra … [Read more...]

Roasted Peach Baked Ham Recipe: Comfort Food in Style

Roasted Peach baked Ham with Circulon Prime Double Roaster

Welcoming Comfort With the changing leaves and temperature we all steer closer to comfort food to keep us warm and fill our bellies. Especially this time of year when the nights are cool but we hold off on building a fire or turning on the furnace. A few weeks ago I baked the most scrumptious baked … [Read more...]