DIY Smoothie Packs

DIY Smoothie Packs

Making DIY Smoothie Packs is one of the best things you can do to prepare yourself for the coming week. With Christmas just around the corner, people are on the go more than ever!  Christmas shopping, hockey practice and games, Christmas concerts, Christmas decorating, grocery shopping, running everyday errands, the list is endless!  Just by [...]

The View from Newfoundland #3

The View from Newfoundland #3

I remember as a child going on many, many Sunday drives and taking in the sights around Newfoundland. Mom and dad would pile us into the car and away we would go!  Sometimes we would end up around the boot (the Burin Peninsula) or other times I remember even going to Swift Current and stopping at [...]

Spicy Fish Stew with Vegetables….a “One Dish Dinner”

Spicy Fish Stew with Vegetables….a “One Dish Dinner”

A filling, healthy stew with fresh vegetables and fish. If you are not a fan of cod, use salmon or even shrimp would work well. Plus a bonus meal with the leftover vegetables and broth. Cook once and eat twice! Fall has arrived in Newfoundland!! It's that time of year to start cleaning up my [...]

Easy Cranberry and Apple Cake

Easy Cranberry and Apple Cake

Happy Thanksgiving! I am very thankful for and very blessed to have an amazing family with both parents and in laws still living, great friends, good health, an amazing partner who is my everything, our simple lifestyle, fresh fish, salty ocean air, gardening, sunsets, chocolate, wine 🙂 and amazing recipes that have been passed down through [...]

Old Fashioned Apple Cake with Brown Sugar Frosting

Old Fashioned Apple Cake with Brown Sugar Frosting

It's Thanksgiving in Canada this weekend.  Unlike the American Thanksgiving, the Canadian Thanksgiving is always held on the second Monday in October. So my Canadian readers....Do you have your menu ready? How about your desserts?  If your friends and family are not fans of pumpkin desserts then try this apple cake!  This apple cake would be [...]