We are ALWAYS on the hunt for healthy snacks to get us through the day. I swear that Charlie says ‘I’m hungry’ 50 times a day, and I can’t even imagine what it will be like once Max can talk, that kid can EAT! And since I’m as crazy busy as the next mom, I need snacks that are quick … View The Post
First things first…ANOTHER GIVEAWAY!!! This is the last post of my fish series with Haida Wild featuring their incredible seafood. The first giveaway was SUCH a success that they are giving away another $200 in fresh fish (of your choice) delivered right to the lucky winner’s door with free shipping (open to residents of Canada and the USA)!*
As a new mom of two boys, I now ‘get it’. I finally understand what my friends were saying when they told me that having one kid is like having a pet, but two is like having a zoo. I could write a whole post about this new experience of being pulled in opposite directions but I won’t digress; I’m … View The Post
We’ve heard it since we were young: eat more fish. The notion that fish is healthy for us isn’t new. But accomplishing this isn’t always easy, especially if you don’t live near the ‘source’. Living only four hours away from the ocean, you would think that we would have amazing access to fresh fish in our local stores. But that … View The Post
Olive oil and chocolate? Crazy as it sounds, it’s a match made in heaven. February is Heart Month and of course Valentine’s Day, not that anybody needs a reason to bake a chocolate cake! I decided to celebrate it this year by raiding the baking aisle in Nature’s Fare, with a side trip to the olive oil section.
My current ingredient obsession seems to be hemp seeds, and let’s face it, could be worse! Packed full of omega-3 fats, protein and fibre, I’ll look for any excuse to squeeze them into a recipe. The walnuts in this zucchini bread add an extra dose of the same. I try to keep a loaf of this in my freezer for … View The Post