Tag: christmas

Closeup of Green Beans Almondine served on a rectangular platter.

Green Beans Almondine

This simple Green Beans Almondine recipe is an easy to make, but impressive side dish using only a handful of ingredients. Green beans are elevated with fresh lemon, sauteed shallots and toasted almonds to make a dish perfect for holiday meals or any meal, really! Green beans are a staple […]

brown sugar glazed carrots sprinkled with fresh parsley

Brown Sugar Glazed Carrots

These delicious Brown Sugar Glazed Carrots caramelize as they bake, making them an irresistible side dish! They’re easy to make and sure to be hit! Roasted carrots are a favourite around here. They go so well with a good roast, making them essential around here when roast beef, pork, chicken […]

A square white platter with Mini Quiche Florentine.

Mini Quiche Florentine

One of my absolute favourite party appetizers is definitely the adorable little Mini Quiche Florentine! They are so darn cute and so tasty! While you can find packages of mini quiche in the frozen section of a grocery store, making them at home is easy! Making them with ingredients you […]

A bowl of Turkey Vegetable Soup with Stuffing Dumplings.

Turkey Vegetable Soup with Stuffing Dumplings

This comforting Turkey Vegetable Soup with Stuffing Dumplings comes together in no time using leftovers from your holiday dinner! It makes a deliciously light turkey soup that’s made a bit more filling by the addition of stuffing dumplings! Quick, easy and flavourful! That is exactly what I am looking for […]

Homemade Cranberry Sauce

Homemade Cranberry Sauce

Learn how to make easy, homemade Cranberry Sauce at home using simple ingredients! This super simple recipe uses fresh cranberries, orange juice and pantry staples to make a sauce that is way better than canned varieties! If you haven’t tried making your own cranberry sauce, you need to start now! […]

Melomakarona (Greek Christmas Honey Cookies) topped with icing sugar and cinnamon

Melomakarona (Greek Christmas Honey Cookies)

Melomakarona are traditional Greek Cookies drenched in a honey syrup. This cookie recipe is traditionally made every Christmas in Greek homes. These cookies are quintessentially Greek. From the walnut and honey flavourings which are pretty much on the front stage of Greek desserts (think baklava) to the use of olive […]

Oreo Truffles dipped in white and chocolate candy melts

Oreo Truffles

These easy, no bake Oreo Truffles are the perfect bite sized treat! These Oreo balls require only a few ingredients and are perfect for pot lucks, Christmas, or just because! After baking up a storm every night for a week, I’m letting my oven have the day off today! No […]

Tray of twice baked Gingerbread Biscotti

Gingerbread Biscotti

Make the BEST Gingerbread Biscotti with this simple, easy recipe! Paired with coffee, these make the perfect Christmas treat! They are also great for gifting! Is anyone else finding it hard to enjoy baked goodies in moderation this time of year? With so many delicious options everywhere I look, I […]

Apple Ginger Galette on a baking dish with a scoop of ice cream.

Apple Ginger Galette

Traditional apple galette is given a holiday twist with the use of a gingerbread crust in this Apple Ginger Galette! If you haven’t made a galette before, it is a much easier alternative to a traditional pie. It has a more rustic look and does not need to be perfect […]

Tray of Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies

Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies

This delicious Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies recipe is easy to make! They are simple, buttery, and are sure to disappear in seconds! Delicious shortbread cookies, speckled with delicious mini chocolate chips. I am a sucker for shortbread but shortbread with chocolate involved takes things over the top! And I am […]