Recipe, Side Dishes

Slow-Cooker Potatoes

I love my slow-cooker. It is so convenient on days that I'm working, to just pop in some food on my way out the door, and come home to an apartment filled with the smell of a dinner that is all ready-to-go. I've even gotten Rob hooked! He recently purchased a small lunch crock-pot of his… Continue reading Slow-Cooker Potatoes

Desserts, Holiday, Recipe

Soft Raisin Cookies

Today is National Sugar Cookie Day, the day we celebrate all things cookies! In honour of this wonderful day, I thought I would share another one of my favourite cookie recipes; this one out of one of my new cookbooks, Butter Celebrates. Baker and cookbook author Rosie Daykin has a cute collection of cookbooks inspired by… Continue reading Soft Raisin Cookies

Desserts, Recipe

Peach Almond Cobbler with Granola Topping

It finally feels like spring! Today has been one of the first days that I have had off work, where it has finally been warm enough outside to open up my windows and let in the fresh air. I am so happy that winter has finally given up and let us enjoy spring. After all… Continue reading Peach Almond Cobbler with Granola Topping

Main Dishes, Recipe

Shepard’s Pie

This is a great recipe for Shepard's Pie, it's very easy and amazingly delicious! Plus, the recipe will have you making enough beef mixture to freeze half to be able to make a second Shepard's Pie in the future! Just pull it out and defrost the next time you have some leftover mashed potatoes. Ingredients 2… Continue reading Shepard’s Pie


Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Here is a great recipe for garlic mashed potatoes. They are super easy, and made right in the slow-cooker. My boyfriend and I loved them, the only complaint we had was that they could use a little more garlic. That was only because I had accidentally misread the recipe and added 1/4 tsp. instead of… Continue reading Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Recipe, Side Dishes

Cheesy Slow Cooker Potatoes

Here is a great cheesy potato recipe for the slow-cooker from one of my slow-cooker recipe books. It seriously is super simple, it only has four ingredients and the hardest part of the whole recipe is just chopping an onion! Full disclosure, I searched high and low and could not find shredded hash brown potatoes… Continue reading Cheesy Slow Cooker Potatoes

Main Dishes, Recipe

Chicken Salad

Here is an amazing recipe for Chicken Salad I found in Southern Living's cookbook, "Country Music's Greatest Eats". This is one of my favourite cookbooks right now, it is filled with a collection of country music star's personal recipes. This particular recipe is from country singer Alan Jackson and is supposed to be his favourite… Continue reading Chicken Salad

Main Dishes, Recipe

Sweet & Sour Chicken Meatballs

Here is a neat twist on the classic take on meatballs by using chicken instead, and they are amaaaaazing! I got the recipe out of one of my Kraft What's Cooking magazines from last year. I've never made meatballs from scratch before, and I found the process of forming them out of the raw ground… Continue reading Sweet & Sour Chicken Meatballs