Slow Cooker Winner Winner Chicken Dinner

When it starts to get cool, I always felt it was time to dust my trusted slow cooker off. I should have used it more often in the Summer because it sure would have been better than turning on the stove! And I did occasionally use it for ribs. Mmmmmmm-mmmmmm! I think that I just … Continue reading Slow Cooker Winner Winner Chicken Dinner

Easy No Churn Cheesecake Ice Cream With A Raspberry White Chocolate Swirl

This is the second no churn ice cream recipe that I have created! Woop Woop! In the last recipe - No Churn Malted Milk Ice Cream With Caramel And Fudge Swirls - I admitted that I had never made ice cream before. What I didn't tell you though is that Aunt Paul had already tried … Continue reading Easy No Churn Cheesecake Ice Cream With A Raspberry White Chocolate Swirl

Sucre A La Creme

Some of you are probably scratching your head and thinking, HUH? First for my french followers, I don't know how to add the accents okay! Secondly for my non-french speaking followers, this recipe is for a french Canadian version of fudge! Yay fudge! Mmmmmmm-mmmmmm sucre a la creme! My Aunt Suzie makes the BEST sucre … Continue reading Sucre A La Creme

Random Thoughts And Other Things – 4

Today I woke up knowing the date. This never happens to me but today is a day that I will never forget. On this day, five years ago my husband, my love and my friend passed away after his struggle with ALS. I miss him very much! His battle with ALS was very different from … Continue reading Random Thoughts And Other Things – 4

Umpa’s Pickled Beets With Horseradish

Do you like beets? It took me until my late teens to even get introduced to them and it was through these pickled beets with horseradish. I fell in love with beets after one bite...and, I guess horseradish too! But oh, my very missed beets! I loved beets so much that when I started losing … Continue reading Umpa’s Pickled Beets With Horseradish

Pumpkin Bundt Cake With Home-Made Caramel Sauce

Fall is in air people and I for one am very happy! Not that you would have known that last week here in Ottawa. Our Summer here in the Capital of Canada was not our usual warm and sunny days. We had so much rain and cooler than usual weather that my Aunt's garden only … Continue reading Pumpkin Bundt Cake With Home-Made Caramel Sauce

No-Churn Malted Vanilla Ice Cream With Fudge & Caramel Swirls

Okay, okay! I have never made my own ice cream before but I've been inspired by reading all of the recipes that I've been going through online. I have essentially started my own ice cream brand in my mind! Waaaaaaaay too much time alone thinking! lol First, I really need a better name! Any ideas? … Continue reading No-Churn Malted Vanilla Ice Cream With Fudge & Caramel Swirls