Flu-Fighting Beet and Ginger Soup

Flu-Fighting Beet and Ginger Soup

I like being in the kitchen but only as long as I am pulling together something easy and delicious that I KNOW THE KIDS WILL EAT! But that’s not how this day started.  That day I was wondering how to feed my kids something wholesome that would also ward off...
DIY Flavoured Sugar

DIY Flavoured Sugar

Homemade DIY Flavoured Sugar? Sounds difficult, doesn’t it? But these delicious, delicate sugars are easy to make, and they make even simple dishes shine. For the seekers of shortcuts (that’s me) you can make these homemade flavoured sugars weeks,...
Easy and Mellow Mulled Wine Recipe

Easy and Mellow Mulled Wine Recipe

For those of you who follow my writing (thank you!) you know I love Christmas. From the lights to the shiny ornaments, even the late-night gift-wrapping on Christmas Eve doesn’t thwart me.  What I love most of all, though, is yummy festive food. Like this mulled wine...
Vietnamese-Style Pho: comfort food that my kids love

Vietnamese-Style Pho: comfort food that my kids love

The weather is cooling down and that means soup’s often on the menu in our home. And with kids who have opposite tastes, I’m always experimenting with delicious AND healthy soup recipes that the entire family will enjoy. Recently I discovered Pho....