Crispy Baked Buttermilk Chicken

Crispy Baked Buttermilk Chicken

Have you ever seen that Seinfeld episode where Jerry and George dare Elaine to grab food from another customer’s plate at a restaurant and carry on walking as though nothing was out of the ordinary? She can’t work up the courage despite being ravenous, but that courage comes easily to our independent 2-year-old. After a […]

Slow Cooker Beef & Barley Risotto

Slow Cooker Beef and Barley Risotto | hiddenponies.com

We’re 2 months into this new baby thing, and dare I say I think we’re getting into the swing of things?  I feel like it’s risky to put that out there but, knock on wood, he now goes down consistently around 8:00pm, sleeps mostly-consistently through the night, is learning to enjoy his swing or his daddy […]

Mom’s Recipes: Tomato Basil Chicken Casserole

Tomato Basil Chicken Casserole

It’s been too long since I posted a must-make dinner recipe, hasn’t it?  It could be because I don’t like to cook actual dinners when the weather gets hot, or because my baby is getting so big it is making my stomach too small to care much about whole meals and increasing my personal body heat […]

Chicken Caesar Burgers

Healthy and easy chicken caesar burgers are cooked indoors, perfect all year round!

It’s still very much the middle of winter here, but that doesn’t mean we can’t talk about burgers.  At least, burgers that are made in the great INdoors! Even in the summer, when barbecue season is in full delicious swing, I sometimes make these burgers or similar ones inside.  I staunchly refuse to learn to […]

Mom’s Hawaiian BBQ Meatballs

Hawaiian Meatballs

Since my mom is here all week (YAY!) I thought it only fitting that I share another of her famous recipes – it’s been too long since a Mom guest post!  I think these meatballs are part of the reason Carl married me, thinking they would be a regular staple in his diet if he […]

Mom’s Classic Lasagna

Fall and winter are all about comfort food. And what’s more comforting than your favourite recipes from growing up?  This lasagna is probably the food I remember eating most often growing up, and one of the only things I knew how to make when I moved out: meat, noodles, cheese, noodles, meat.  I will never […]