Slow Cooked Apple Sauce

Slow Cooked Apple Sauce

Let me warn you right here: There is lots of serious baby gushing ahead. Please indulge a very proud mommy for this one post or skip right ahead to the recipe. Times with our baby girl Olivia are extra special these days. It seems like she is learning something new and reaching new milestones every few days….

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Meyer Lemon Cranberry Scones

Meyer Lemon Cranberry Scones

Does anyone else ever do this? Sometimes I use our supermarket next door as ATM machine. We don’t have a branch of our bank in our immediate neighborhood but there is a supermarket literally right next to our building. And they give cash backs when you pay with your debit card. So whenever I find…

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Gingerbread OREO Cookie Balls

Gingerbread OREO Cookie Balls - A classic treat modified for the Holiday Season #OREOCookieBalls

This shop has been compensated by #CollectiveBias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. Just in time for the Holiday Season the all-time favorite #OREOCookieBalls get a Gingerbread makeover. Ready or not – the holiday season is right upon us. On Saturday we were already strolling through our famous International Christmas Market here…

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Slow Cooker Spiced Plum Butter

Slow Cooked Plum Butter

If you’ve been reading along for a while you might have figured that my parents, especially my mom, are master gardeners. And if they don’t grow something themselves they will know someone in their town who does. And they are always sharing the fruit of their labor. They visited us a couple of weeks ago…

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Healthier Carbonara Pasta

Healthy Carbonara Pasta

On Sunday we’ve had snow for the third time this season. And this time it feels like it’s here to stay. If not on the calendar, but I guess winter has begun here in Calgary. Saturday was still fairly warm and sunny, so I brought our potted tomato plant out on the balcony. And by that I…

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Healthier Cauliflower Alfredo Sauce

Healthier-Creamy-Cauliflower-Sauce

Is anyone else having such a rough week as me? I am having a hard time keeping up with my ever growing to-do list. At the end of the day I feel just pooped. Actually, who am I kidding, I feel that way by noon already. I really want to blame the time change. But I…

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Pumpkin Breakfast Cookies

Pumpkin Breakfast Cookies

Well, I warned you, there would be pumpkin recipes in November. So I give you Pumpkin Breakfast Cookies today! And I have a LOT of squashes waiting on my counter. But those are ‘in season’ all winter long, right? So brace yourself for squash recipes like last week’s Spaghetti Squash with Thai Peanut Sauce. It…

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Thai Peanut Sauce Spaghetti Squash

Spaghetti Squash with Thai Peanut Sauce

Anndd… we are back with another installment of cooking with CSA box veggies 101. One week we had 3(!) spaghetti squashes in  our box. I already get slightly stressed trying to come up with meals to use up our veggie delivery. And now spaghetti squash! I had never cooked with that vegetable before and now…

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Pumpkin Overnight Oats

Pumpkin Overnight Oats

Hmm…it’s Monday again and I am sharing an oat recipe again. Is this a theme or new series, or what? I swear, it’s pure coincidence. I made these amazing pumpkin overnight oats and just had to share them with you before October is over. (Or will you still be into pumpkin recipes by the time November rolls…

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