My sister made this delicious dip for me when I was visiting her in New Brunswick. It's incredibly good and so simple to put together. She wilted the spinach in some garlic butter that we had left over from making garlic bread and it turned out absolutely fantastic! We cut up some naan bread … [Read more...] about The Best Spinach Dip Ever!
I mentioned in a previous post that before I traveled to New Brunswick I had an absolutely awesome "busy bag" packed up and ready for my son Donnie to help keep him amused during our 2 hour flight. It didn't really work out as planned and he spent a lot of the time screaming and not happy at all - … [Read more...] about The exciting flight back to Toronto
Over the weekend Tom and I took Donnie to explore the CNE here in Toronto. The weather wasn't that great but there was plenty for us to see inside. We could have done an insane amount of shopping but since Tom hates lugging around my shopping bags I was generous and spared him - we just picked up … [Read more...] about A visit to the CNE in Toronto
My vacation in New Brunswick went by much too quickly. It seems like I had only just arrived and then had to pack up everything and head back to Toronto. It was great to see family and I was so pleased with how well Donnie responded to being some place he wasn't familiar with - he wasn't shy at … [Read more...] about Return to Toronto and a few pics from NB
I wanted to make something extra special for my family in New Brunswick while I was visiting and I am so proud of what I came up with! This cheesecake is absolutely amazing and is great for special occasions. It has a chocolatey brownie bottom with a scrumptious layer of Nestle … [Read more...] about Layered Chocolate Brownie Dulce de Leche Cheesecake
This recipe is one of my mother's absolute favorites for sweet and sour ribs and I can definitely understand why. She used to use this rib sauce for sweet and sour meat balls but they just seem to taste extra spectacular when it's used with short ribs instead. The ribs become so … [Read more...] about Sweet and Sour Short Ribs