My kids love anything with chicken in it, especially my youngest who doesn't really eat beef much. So when it comes to digging up ideas, I always turn to the online world in search for great recipes. I found this one recently and it was a big hit with our family! It comes from Catelli's Healthy Harvest: Penne Rigate with Chicken This dish is cheesy and … [Read more...] about Penne Rigate with Chicken Recipe
I am super excited to announce that I was selected as one of Canada's top online inflencers to participate in the Hidden Valley Ranch Ranchify Recipe Challenge. Me? A recipe cook? Okay wait -- hold the laughter. I know what you are thinking. UH Jodi hates cooking! It's true that nearly every place I've lived there has been a fire hydrant … [Read more...] about Ranchified Pork Chops Crock Pot Recipe!
I love Recipes that take little or no time. Life gets busy with kids as you all know, so although cooking healthy can sometimes be time-consuming, recipes that require little to no work and come out tasting delicious are the ones I love the most! I spotted this quinoa recipe and I have to say there is so much stuff you can do with Quinoa. The possibilities are … [Read more...] about Quinoa Cookie Recipe!
Pass the dressing... used be a phrase coined for adding something flavorful to your salad at dinner time. This is not the case anymore. Not with the introduction of KRAFT Pourables Salad Vinaigrette flavors to help dress up your food for a successful family mealtime. Kraft Pourables Combine Natural food choices with better health and Delicious Flavor! Kraft … [Read more...] about Shortzy Recipe!
Did you know that there are approximately 83,000 beef farming families across our great land that help produce the meat we serve our families? So when the folks at Canadian Beef Inc. and Safeway Canada invited me to participate in a blogging opportunity to learn more about their partnership, I immediately jumped at the chance! You see if you ask my boys what is … [Read more...] about Beef and Broccoli Recipe!
Have you ever slow cooked a pot roast? If someone had told me a year ago I could pull out my slow cooker and throw in a nice piece of boneless top sirloin beef, some carrots and potatoes, beans (if they boys let me) and turn it on to cook all day without it burning, drying out or over-cooking anything inside. I would have laughed at them hysterically! It's true cooking a pot … [Read more...] about Have you ever slow cooked a pot roast?
We love creating unique and delicious meals for our family that fall out of the normally every day foods our boys tend to like, such as spaghetti, chicken fingers, hot dogs. When it comes to creating these meals, our family rely's on our good friends from VH. Why we like VH Sauces? VH is more than just sauces, although sauces can turn a lowly meal into a big … [Read more...] about Shepherd’s Pie VH Dinner Recipe!
We love VH Sauces! Why you ask? Well to me it's like Christmas in a bottle. I can go to my local store, choose a desired flavour for whatever dinner surprise I want to make, and VH makes it so darn easy with their array or recipes and sauces to try out. What busy mom on the go doesn't love that? We recently had an opportunity to check out some new VH sauces … [Read more...] about VH Sauce Sweet n’ Sour Meatballs Recipe!
I can't believe that August is already here and summer is coming to an end. The weather over the past three weeks has been absolutely incredible! We've enjoyed getting our front yard done, my wife's garden is blooming with flowers, the kids are having a blast playing outside in the sprinkler, and I haven't even really minded the heat. When it's hot like this it … [Read more...] about BBQ in style this summer with VH Sauces!
Coming up with unique recipes to keep the boys motivated in our home, isn't always easy. Growing boys get tired of eating the same thing, but not tired of eating. That's evident when you look in my empty pantry on a weekly basis. To help us save some money, I've recently purchased baking sheets, baking utensils and supplies. I want to start making treats that are good for … [Read more...] about Kelloggs Chocolate Nut Treat Recipe!
I love pancakes! I always have. As a kid growing up it was always one of my favorite things to eat for breakfast and even for dinner because my dad would use a siphon to make the whip cream and add delicious fruit toppings that made the pancakes creative and delicious! I've tried a variety of Soda siphons over the years and Cream dispensers to make wonderful concocktions … [Read more...] about Soda siphons that rock recipes!
One of my favorite things to eat during the holidays is something called 'Chocolate Macaroons' or 'Hot Rods' as my Nana used to call them. Quick and simple and oh so good. These treats the kids can even help you make. 3.2.1230 … [Read more...] about Check Out These Holiday Hot Rods