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Breville Canada Combi Wave 3 in 1 #theWaveRange

Breville has done it again with appliance innovation.  Let me introduce you to the new world of power and versatility.  Imagine an appliance that is a microwave, air fryer and convection oven.  That my friend is the Breville Combi Wave 3 in 1.  I use this all the time as it doesn’t take up too much energy or make my kitchen hot as my…

It’s time for Egg Bites with Hamilton Beach Canada

Who knew what a delight it would be to have such a handy little kitchen gadget from Hamilton Beach Canada making egg bites? Talk about the perfect little way to make a snack, to enjoy a healthy quick breakfast to even a nice dinner with a green salad and glass of wine.   I’m talking about the new Egg Bites Maker($39) from Hamilton Beach. It&#8217…

Celebrate the Holiday Season with Delicious New Guinness Dishes from Irish Celebrity Chef Clodagh McKenna

We’re still in full-on entertaining mode since our move back to Winnipeg and I have some delicious recipes to share with you from Guinness! Guinness has partnered with celebrity Irish chef, restaurateur, author and lifestyle expert, Clodagh McKenna this Yuletide season to develop original winter Guinness recipes to help put a unique twist on your holiday entertaining menu. Chef Clodagh McKenna…

Classic Cocktail Dressing

I love a classic cocktail sauce or should I say dressing?  Serving shrimp and snacking on shrimp is my favourite dish to make when hosting get-togethers.  I also love vintage cookbooks and this recipe comes from the 60’s Better Home cookbook,  check it out and make it for your next party.  It’s better than the typical cocktail sauce you buy in…

Benefits of grinding meat at home with Hamilton Beach Canada

I’m really starting to prepare more from scratch when it comes to prepping meat for my family. From making my own specialty coffees to experimenting with bread making because I am tired of finding soy flour in everything, I’m making fresh pasta at home and grinding my own meat which is a small luxury that I actually look forward to when preparing meals at home…

The Best of Bridge: Apple Cheddar Muffins

I love the weekend.  It’s a lazy day for me on the couch watching the Food Network and reading through my cookbooks for inspiration for meal planning and getting snacks made for the kid’s lunches.  One of my go-to cookbooks is Best of Bridge.  I love their books because it’s a Canadian classic and it’s nostalgic for…

Delicious Deep Fried Pickles

When I was pregnant with my twins, I craved deep fried pickles.  I never knew how good they were until I had them at a pub for a sampling event and it’s been love ever since.  Last weekend (I always watch The Food Network) and I love Valerie Bertinelli’s show, Valerie’s Home Cooking.  She was doing a show on State Fair…