Homemade Mac ‘n Cheese

Box of Kraft Dinner.  The first thing hubby learned to cook.  The simple meal that seems cheap and easy to prepare for lunch, supper …. sometime breakfast.  But a hidden den of ‘unnatural’ and unhealthy foods: which yes is my self-educated opinion.  I wrote about it – see here:  The Low Down on KD. And…

Chicken Cordon-Bleu

This…. this is the meal that hit the spot.  Beautiful, flavourful, comfort food.  Hubby was over the moon and daughter enjoyed this.  I had never made it before becuase of the ‘fancy name’  — french must mean complicated right?  Over the years I’ve learned that European food, more often than not, is simple and based…

Italian Baked Chicken

So simple.  This recipe is quick, healthy and family pleasing.  Just 4 ingredients and minutes to make.  Plus (for those aesthetically driven) it is pleasant to look at. Servings – Make to suit                     Preparation Time:    5 minutes    Cooking Time: 30-40 minutes Ingredients 1…

‘Magic’ Cheesecake

Being diabetic or on any low sugar diet – dessert can be a swear word. There are many options though that are good choices when it comes to the sweetness at the end of a meal.  One of these choices is the ‘magic’ cheesecake – or so I call it – as you can change…

Mozz-stuffed Meatloaf

Meat.  The staple in my husbands ‘diet’.  We have our own beef, pork, chicken, lamb and turkey grown on the family farm.  Knowing the quality of your meat is so important as you can eliminate antibiotic use, grain feeding and animals are treated respectfully.  With that said, this recipe hits all the high notes for…