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Category: Food

Making yogurt at home with VIVO Cultures

If you love yogurt and kefir I have something special for you.  Better yet, if you love making food from a back to basics approach and wholesome living as much as I do, VIVO Cultures is a product you’ll want to keep in the fridge so you can make fresh, additive-free yogurt at home.  I mean, really. Consumption of yogurt reduces the risk of…

Celebrating the Holidays with Lindt Canada: Lindor GingerBread Thumbprint Cookies #LindtTheSeason

Nothing says the Holidays like chocolate from Lindt.  From their delicious varieties, classic designs and melt in your mouth truffles, there’s a reason why it’s #1 in our home!  Afterall, they have been making chocolate since 1879.  I think they’ve mastered the craft of making quality chocolate.  Below you’ll find so much inspiration for holiday gift giving.&nbsp…

Pomegranate Citrus Brunch Punch

‘Tis the season! My favourite time of year and Presidents Choice always knows how to deliver great food and holiday decor.  Last week I had the pleasure to attend a media event for #PCInsidersCollection and discover delicious food and holiday decor.  Have a  look at just some of my favourite holiday pieces for the tree and when entertaining and scroll to the bottom for all…

The Breville Smart Oven Air

What have I not cooked in the Breville SmartOven Air?  I have been blown away by all the amazing features.  I can slow cook(I made the most amazing beef bourguignon) in this toaster oven.  I get the most amazing crispy fries thanks to the AirFry feature.  I even pressure cooked ribs and then broiled them to perfection in the BrevilleSmartOven Air. I PROOFED…

Save money with the YP Grocery app!

After a hefty dentist bill for my son’s teeth, well the whole family needed cleanings and cavities filled so my husband told me that I need to watch spending as my son’s mouth cost us a small fortune.  I’m sure some of you have been in a similar situation.  With Thanksgiving this weekend I’ve been thinking how can I start…

Adding a special boost to your coffee with GoodnessMe!

My morning coffee is a much-needed beverage that I enjoy to start the day.  I enjoy the ritual of preparing it, the aroma and of course the taste.   I’ve come across various ways to prepare it and I want to share with you one of my favourite ways to make coffee, well…..a healthy way and it tastes better than the usual…

Peaches & Kale Hemp Hearts Smoothie

It’s time for me to really, like I mean, really get back into making healthy smoothies for me and the family.  I want to add more fats to my son’s diet so this is the only way I can sneak in avocados and flax oil and those yummy, healthy Omega rich Manitoba Harvest hemp hearts.  Shelling the hemp seed produces the most nutritious and…