Last summer, the lovely Kelly Hogaboom, code named the Vegan Tailor introduced me to sewing with knits through her Jalie Swimsuit SAL. She was so very kind, responding to my half a bajillion questions, even taking the time to Skype with me about all sorts of projects. We’ve since bonded over […]

Save The Date – A Slim Fit Raglan Sew-Along

I think this recipe is going to quickly become a family favorite. I love it, because it’s one pot and super simple. Plus, it’s tasty, full of flavor. Lemon Cream Chicken Print Recipe Servings 6 Servings 6 Lemon Cream Chicken Print Recipe Servings 6 Servings 6 Ingredients 3 chicken breasts […]

Lemon Cream Chicken

A little while ago I posted my recipe for granola and all the reasons I prefer something else for breakfast over cereal. Basically it comes down to health and bang for your buck. Most cereals are not very filling. Whereas a bowl of yoghurt and granola will keep you going for […]


  We go through bananas in this house like crazy. I can buy 20 in a week, and by Friday evening when I go to make a smoothie, they will all be gone. So if I want to make banana anything, I usually have to buy and hide some specifically […]

Banana Yoghurt Muffins

Except for Monday, this week was entirely new recipes for me. After being sort of lazy last week (oops) I was wanting to branch out again into the wide world of new recipes. This week I also jumped headfirst into the world of fermented sodas. What’s this you say? If […]

{meal plan} May 9-15

All hail the might egg roll wrapper. Seriously. Where has this been my whole life?? I made these for dinner on Saturday and have honestly been daydreaming about all the other things I could put inside those little crunchy sheets. These ones were so quick and easy, and a delicious […]

Pizza Rolls

This is one of my new favorite crockpot recipes. It’s not a “true” set and forget as it does require a bit of work in the last 15 minutes or so. But it’s so tasty I think I can forgive it. I served it over a bed of vermicelli, but […]

Beef and Broccoli

The recipe below is for the stuffing, which could go in pretty much anything. Here I’ve used it rolled into a steak and stuffed inside a chicken. But it would make a great layer for a lasagna, or inside tortelli or ravioli. chicken To stuff it in chicken, using a […]

Stuffed Chicken (or Steak)

Recently I managed to mostly give up coffee. There’s the occasional cup, but for the most part I am a tea drinker now. I never, ever thought I would say that. But tea, with its variety of delicious flavors won me over, bit by bit. One of my favorites is a […]

Chai Tea Latte Syrup

The following review and summary were written by my daughter. The text is unedited. Dealing With Dragons Dealing With Dragons is the first book of the Enchanted Forest Chronicles series, it is very well written and Patricia C. Wrede Is excellent at including detail and making the story interesting. The […]

{review} Dealing with Dragons