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Category: Recipes

Chicken Broth in the pressure cooker

One of the best ways to heal your stomach, your kids and nourish your body is with bone/broth.  I used to cook it for good 24-48 hours, always simmering on the stove.  Now with my Breville Fast Slow Pro pressure cooker, I can have it ready in 40-60 minutes on the stock setting.  I get a rich tasting broth and when settled in the…

RICARDO Holiday Issue- this is his biggest Holiday issue ever!

The RICARDO Holiday issue is out and on newsstands until Dec.18/16.  Make sure you pick up a copy as it’s packed with great articles such as Fresh to Freezer, 3 Ways to Get Together, Weekday recipes to feed a crowd and of course everything you need for a delicious holiday. The magazine will feature delectable cookies ideas for office parties (page 91), veggie-friendly dishes…

Build your own Chocolate House this Yule!

Sure, sure, you can build a premade gingerbread house and to be honest I found they didn’t turn out to be as good as I thought it’d be and I’d rather make it from scratch. Especially the icing.  BUT, what about chocolate? The possibilities are endless and delicious.  I just think of the chocolates I love.  Like Milka and Purdy&#8217…

Book a grocery tour today with your Loblaw Dietitian: Discover our new finds.

Happy Monday everyone! I just got back from a great trip at my local Loblaws store.  I met with their resident Dietitian, Hana Klimczak as I wanted to explore this free service and see what I could learn about choosing better alternatives for my family from snacking to buying prepackaged foods.  Because let’s be honest, sometimes there are healthy alternatives and sometimes I…

Salted Peanut Butter Hot Chocolate

Oh boy!  Doesn’t that sound delicious?! Salted Peanut Butter Hot Chocolate! It’s that time of year for warm and cozy drinks as the temperature drops. The kids will love this and so will you.  It’s even better with a little Salted Caramel liqueur for the adults when entertaining this holiday season. [yumprint-recipe id=’21&#8217…

Chicken and White Bean Stew with Pesto- Best of Bridge Family Slow Cooker {Giveaway}

The Best of Bridge ladies have done it again!  ‘Tis the season to pull out the slow cooker and ’tis the season to pick up the new Best of Bridge Family Slow Cooker 2016 cookbook, with 225 new recipes.  Of course, you could enter my giveaway too and hope Lady Luck is on your side so you can prepare tasty easy slow cooker meals. This…

Breville Crispy Crust Pizza Maker

Breville Canada has done it again!   Imagine a countertop pizza maker that gives you the same results as a brick oven?  It’s called the Crispy Crust Pizza Maker($230) Would you be having pizza parties? Well, we have and we’ll never go back to ordering delivery again.   My Review Kids love pizza, adults love pizza-does anyone not like pizza? The options are…