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Kary and Zak 5 year wedding anniversary

Paella

Zak and I celebrated our wedding anniversary Friday night with a big pan of Paella – oh man was it good. Paired with a bottle of extra dry white wine from Spain, it’s the ultimate seafood dish to share. I searched ...

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Greek Lemon Potatoes

Greek Lemon Potatoes

Typically, when you order a souvlaki dinner it comes with salad, tzatziki, rice, and Greek Lemon Potatoes.   Greek potatoes have a delicious lemon flavour, and if they’re done well, they’ll be fork-tender on the inside and crispy on the ...

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Maple Soy Salmon

Maple Soy Salmon

Growing up, I only ate salmon two ways: out of a can, mixed with mayo and green onion, and then served on toast with crisp iceberg lettuce or my Dad’s famous hot smoked salmon. Salmon served any other way was ...

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Asparagus, Prosciutto, and Goat Cheese Frittata

Asparagus, Prosciutto, and Goat Cheese Frittata

With spring comes a bounty of tender asparagus. To turn asparagus into a quick dinner, or satisfying breakfast, make this Asparagus, Prosciutto, and Goat Cheese Frittata. A frittata is SO simple to make! It’s just an open-face omelet, which means no ...

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Easy Roast Lamb with Mint Sauce

Easy Roast Lamb with Mint Sauce

I had to learn to like lamb back when I first started dating my husband, Zak. Before he and I were dating, you couldn’t get me to try lamb, let alone like it.  I was obviously living in my head. ...

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Kielbasa, Green Onion, and Old Cheddar Quiche

Kielbasa and Cheddar Quiche

Growing up, there was always kielbasa in the fridge. It’s a lean sausage with tons of flavour.  You can find it at the grocery store, but my favourite place to pick it up is at an Eastern European deli or ...

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Shepherd's Pie

Shepherd’s Pie

Although this recipe says it’s for Shepherd’s Pie, you could say it’s for Cottage Pie.  The difference between the two is that shepherd’s pie is made with lamb, while a Cottage Pie is made with beef. The thing is, if I called ...

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Easy Fennel Feta Pasta

Easy Fennel Feta Pasta

This is one of those pasta dishes that you can put together very quickly because there are only 3 things to prep before you head to the stove! Just mince the garlic, slice the fennel, and crumble the feta!  I ...

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Smoked Salmon Platter

Smoked Salmon Platter

My first time tasting smoked salmon with cream cheese on pumpernickel bread was at a St. Patrick’s Day celebration.  Before that, you couldn’t get me near salmon that had been cured then cold smoked.  The slippery, soft texture did not appeal to ...

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Thai Peanut Chicken Salad

Thai Peanut Chicken Salad

To me, a salad is the perfect meal to satisfy the senses. Well-made salads look pretty, taste delicious, have a satisfying crunch, and their fragrance is inviting. That’s why I love this Thai Peanut Chicken Salad – it has tons ...

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