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Chocolate Peppermint Crinkle Cookies

Chocolate Peppermint Crinkle Cookies

These Chocolate Peppermint Crinkle Cookies are festively delicious and perfect for class parties since they’re nut free, easy to make and one batch makes 52 cookies! It’s Christmas cookie time! Can you tell? This is like the 3rd holiday inspired cookie recipe that I’ve done this week! Between Christmas cookie […]

Homemade French Fried Onions

Homemade French Fried Onions

No French’s Fried Onions? No problem! Homemade French Fried Onions are so much tastier than buying the canned ones and have no additives or chemicals! Expat problem #12954353… French’s Fried Onions. Yes fried onions can be listed among the many problems facing expats around the world. After years and years of living […]

Sage Stuffing Stuffed Mushrooms

Sage Stuffing Stuffed Mushrooms

Bite-sized Sage Stuffing Stuffed Mushrooms is the perfect way to use up leftover Thanksgiving stuffing. They’re full of Thanksgiving flavour and so easy to make! Deliciously irresistible! Do you have lots of Thanksgiving stuffing leftover and don’t know what to do with it? I always make extra Sage Stuffing on […]

Easy and Hearty One Pot Beef Stew

Easy and Hearty One Pot Beef Stew

Easy and Hearty One Pot Beef Stew, full of seasonal vegetables and chunks of beef is the perfect winter meal! Don’t be intimidated by the time it takes to make it though. The flavours developed from a long slow simmer is worth the effort! I love a good Beef Stew in […]

Candy Cane Cookie Sandwiches 

Candy Cane Cookie Sandwiches 

Are you looking for the perfect Christmas Cookie? Everyone is going to love these Candy Cane Cookie Sandwiches. Full of candy canes and peppermint extract these cookies just scream MERRY CHRISTMAS! As the weather gets colder it could only mean one thing… Christmas is almost here! Along with preparing Christmas […]

Pumpkin Humus 

Pumpkin Humus 

This recipe for Pumpkin Humus is the perfect Fall dip! Delicious pumpkin flavor with just a hint of sweetness- what more could you want! For me, pumpkin never gets old. I’m still flying high on the pumpkin kick after Pumpkin Whoopie Pies and Pumpkin Soup and I’m still not all pumpkin’ed out! Nope! […]

Classic Sage Stuffing

Classic Sage Stuffing

Thanksgiving isn’t the day to cut corners. This is your day to shine! And trust me you’re going to SHINE with Classic Sage Stuffing. It’s really nothing overly fancy, but it’s so delicious and flavorful that everyone is going to love it.   I’ve been making this Classic Sage Stuffing […]

Salisbury Steak

Salisbury Steak

Salisbury Steak is my childhood favorite! With plenty of mushrooms and onions, swimming in a thick beef gravy, Salisbury Steak is the perfect meal to warm up your family on a cold winter day!   I don’t think I’ve had Salisbury Steak since I was in elementary school. It was […]

Apple Pie Oatmeal Cookies

Apple Pie Oatmeal Cookies

Enjoy a great big bite of these Apple Pie Oatmeal Cookies! Bursting with apples and spices, just remember to save some for the kids! It’s apple season in Shanghai and Goma Greens has just delivered its 2nd shipment of delicious apples. Once again, I’ve ended up with a lot of […]

Baklava Snowball Cookies

Baklava Snowball Cookies

Bite-sized Baklava Snowball Cookies are bursting with orange blossom, rose water and walnuts! Just one bite and they’ll become your favorite holiday cookie! Have you ever had a Snowball Cookie? They’re small bite-sized cookies are rolled in powdered sugar and melt in your mouth. I’ve seen a variation of them in […]