To all my Canadian family and friends, happy Thanksgiving!  I hope everyone is enjoying a long weekend with lots of […]

     This week I made marmalade, pear and lemon marmalade.  And it turned out marvelously well, no doubt due to […]

What’s a birthday celebration without a really great cake? When you are basking in the attention of family and friends […]

This time of year presents a culinary conundrum of sorts. It still feels like summer during the day, but at […]

When I was growing up on the Canadian prairies, all the children in our neighborhood walked home from school for […]

Last summer I donated a cooking lesson to my neighbors’ silent auction to benefit their charity that provides aid to […]

A few years back I read an article in a cooking magazine about a new grill/smoker. I was intrigued by […]

Last week I was searching through cookbooks, looking for inspiration. I needed something different, something I hadn’t cooked in a […]