Pretty much any food is good when it’s stuffed with something, right? Yes, indeed! I think one of the best kinds of food to stuff are bell peppers. Green, red, orange, yellow - it doesn’t really matter what kind of pepper you use - stuff it and cook it and you’ve got yourself a scrumptious entrée or appetizer. Seriously though, you can stuff bell peppers with just about any kind of … [Read more...] about Chicken and Rice Stuffed Peppers
Looking for a new lip smacking chicken recipe? Well, I've got 3 words for you. Honey BBQ Chicken! This recipe is so good, you'll be adding it to your meal plans again and again! Since coming up with this recipe, I've made it more times than I can count and my family requests it often. I know you'll love this! :) Seriously though, the combination of ingredients for this recipe … [Read more...] about Honey BBQ Chicken
As an East Coast Canadian originally from New Brunswick, there's no way I can have a blog and NOT post about seafood. I mean, that would be just insane right? lol Practically anything and everything from the briny deeps of the sea is a favorite in this house, but the king that takes the crown is definitely fresh Atlantic lobster! One of the best ways to enjoy those tasty morsels of succulent … [Read more...] about Lobster Roll Recipe – An Atlantic Canadian Favorite!
It's strawberry season here in Ontario and oh my goodness, do you know what that means? Yup, it means it's time to start making fresh strawberry shortcake whenever possible! YUM! On Dishes and Dust Bunnies, I often talk about how much the food and desserts of my childhood influence the recipes and creations I share with you. This recipe for classic strawberry shortcake is definitely … [Read more...] about Strawberry Shortcake
Dinner time can be stressful, especially when you have kids running around demanding ALL your attention. Even as a mom with just one little boy, I find myself sometimes so busy that time just seems to evaporate into nothingness. *Poof* It's dinner time! How did that happen? Well, if you're looking for an insanely easy dinner that leaves tummies satisfied, you'll love my recipe for Baked 3 … [Read more...] about Baked 3 Cheese Tortellini – So Easy and Perfect for Busy Days!
Sometimes life gets just too darn busy - trust me, I know all about it and I'm sure most of you can relate. Lately, for me it seems there's been more and more added to an already large to do list. What is it about the summer weather that makes to-do lists seem to grow like weeds? hmmmmm... Whether you're busy a busy mom like me or you just want to get out of the kitchen as fast as … [Read more...] about 20 Awesome 5 Ingredient Recipes – Pins of the Week
I love experimenting with making my own homemade versions of store bought mixes. Add a little of this and a little of that and something great happens... You'll have yourself a quick, frugal and convenient way to flavor lots of different recipes! Today, I'm sharing with you my version of of the classic dry onion soup mix. You'll love using this to make boring food jump right out and say EAT … [Read more...] about Homemade Onion Soup Mix
Cornbread is another one of those things that have the magically ability to send me right back to the happy times of my childhood. There's just something so comforting and heartwarming about a good old fashioned cornbread recipe, and I know many of you feel the same way! :D This homemade cornbread recipe creates a perfect crisp and golden top with a satisfyingly moist and delicious inside... … [Read more...] about Country Cornbread Recipe
Ok, pizza fans - are you ready for this? Get ready to dig into one the most satisfying and scrumptious pizzas you'll ever have - introducing my recipe for buffalo chicken pizza! We're pizza lovers in this house - it's no secret. Just about any form of pizza and pizza related goodies are always a huge hit in this family - recently though, my family has been requesting my buffalo … [Read more...] about You’ve got to make this Buffalo Chicken Pizza!
It's the start of the Victoria Day Long Weekend here in Canada, also known as May Two-Four! The sun is shining, BBQs are getting loaded with delicious summer food and there's of course party food! What's a party without dip? No matter what kind of party or get together you might be having, dip with some crispy crunchy chips and veggies is always a welcome guest. Today, I'm sharing with … [Read more...] about Easy Dill Dip Recipe
Scalloped potatoes are one of those side dishes that's just so satisfying it'll leave you smacking your lips and digging in for more. Some people call it potatoes gratin and some call it scalloped potatoes - whatever you call it this is one spectacular side dish! I mean... it's creamy, cheesy, potato-ey, filling and soooo YUM! I've been experimenting with different ways of making … [Read more...] about Old Fashioned Scalloped Potatoes
Did you find that this week took an awful long time to end? I'm not sure what caused this week to creep along so slowly but I have a feeling it might have something to do with Mother's Day coming this weekend! I'm really looking forward to it this year now that my son is a little older. :) Lately my son has been spending more time in the kitchen with me, watching how I make dinner. He's … [Read more...] about 20 Delicious Sandwich & Wrap Recipes – Pins of the Week!
So, what do you do when you have a bunch of leftover rice? You have a couple of choices. 1. Eat it as it is 2. Make it into something new and awesome! Well, when I recently had a whole pile of delicious basmati rice leftover from a previous meal, I decided to make it into something new. What I came up with was a super easy side dish you can put together in just 15 minutes - easy Curry … [Read more...] about Easy Curry Fried Rice
Have you ever had that deliciously cheesy baked spinach artichoke dip that's so often served at pot lucks or game nights? It's sooooo good isn't it? Well, I thought I would create a pizza inspired by this awesome dip! If you're a fan of the traditional baked spinach artichoke dip, you're going to love the pizza version! I went a little cheese crazy with this pizza... Four … [Read more...] about Four Cheese Spinach Artichoke Pizza