Spicy Fish Chowder

Spicy Fish Chowder

This post was supposed to be about these awesome Cranberry Bars that I was making for Christmas but as you can see by the post title that didn't work out so well. Yesterday was just one of those days that I should not have been in the kitchen!  First I bought a new food processor [...]

Newfoundland Fishcakes with Spicy Aioli

Newfoundland Fishcakes with Spicy Aioli

Fishing season has come and gone but I have lots of cod stored to eat over the winter.  Some frozen and some dried.  As long as I can remember, once fishing season arrived, there was always cod drying on the wharves and stages so that people could preserve fish for the winter without having to freeze it.  I [...]

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 [...]

Life around the Bay #2

Life around the Bay #2

What a great week!  Fishing, sunsets, whales and I can't wait for the Blood Moon on the weekend!! I finally learned how make a loaf of bread without it falling in the middle...I have to thank my father in law for helping me with that!!!    And we had a bluejay party at the birdhouse! With [...]

Life around the Bay #1 (with Tartar Sauce Recipe)

Life around the Bay #1 (with Tartar Sauce Recipe)

This weekend was a busy one!  The Newfoundland Food Fishery began on Saturday morning. My father in law arrived Friday afternoon (with beautiful celery from his garden) and we spent the day getting our boat in the water, making sure our fishing rods were ready to go and setting up our fish filleting table just in case! [...]