Traditional Macaroni Salad

There are certain recipes I think of that remind me of my childhood. Recipes that can be changed up slightly but still hold that special place in our minds and our hearts. The traditional Macaroni salad is one of those recipes. As a child we would visit family for a weekend lunch and there wouldContinue Reading …

Margarita Bites Recipe

Summer is here and that means BBQ season and entertaining! So why not change up what you bring and let your friends enjoy these yummy Margarita bites! A whole new meaning to bring your own booze BYOB! For me, JELLO and Margaritas scream summer, so this recipe is perfect! Margarita Bites Ingredients 2 Pkg. LimeContinue Reading …

Fruity & Delicious Lemonade Recipes

Summer entertaining soon will be here! With the long weekend coming up maybe you will be entertaining guests and looking to change things up a bit. Lemonade has always been a summertime fave in our home. My daughter loves it freshly squeezed and extra sweet. Myself I prefer it with berries. Nothing quenches a thirstContinue Reading …

No fuss prep for guests with OxiClean #WowOxiClean

About a week ago my washer broke and as much as we tried, it was un-fixable. So we have been making trips to the laundromat until we get a new set here. If you have not been to a public facility lately to do laundry, let me tell you, it is not fun! They areContinue Reading …

No Bake Oreo Truffles -Super easy recipe!

My biggest weakness is chocolate! It always has been and no matter how hard I try I can not avoid it. I just love the sweet yummy taste and texture of chocolate. I have so many great memories of being a child that some how go back to chocolate, silly as it sounds. I know manyContinue Reading …

5 Super Bowl Party Game Ideas #SuperBowl

If you’re hosting a Super Bowl party this year and want to keep guests entertained long past half-time, add a few party games to your plans!  Jennifer Carver, of Spaceships and Laser Beams, has put together an exciting list of winning games to keep the super in your Super Bowl party. Game Idea #1:  Play Super BowlContinue Reading …

Transform your home into a hotel for the holidays Giveaway Canada

I love to travel and walk into a hotel room for the first time. A big clean beautiful room with yummy snacks and a comfy bed just calling my name. The smell, the textures and all the small details flood my brain as I stand in the doorway taking it all in.  The holidays are aContinue Reading …

Biscotti & Shortbread Recipes for the Holidays

Entertaining is a big part of many of our routines this holiday season. Having food on hand to serve to unexpected guests is always a good thing. Seasonal favourites like Biscotti and Shortbread are loved by many.  Cherry-Lemon Biscotti (twice baked) Bake 350f conventional oven 25 – 30 mins. 1⁄2 c. unsalted butter 3⁄4 c.Continue Reading …