Baked Asparagus Fries with Roasted Garlic Aioli

Hello there! Here is a fun way to eat your veggies! I made these the other day and they were delicious and fun to eat. I guess they are called asparagus “fries” because of their irresistable crispy coating and accompanying dipping sauce. Although they give you that rewarding “fried-style” crunch, they are baked and therefore healthy. Zero guilt….

Marie B’s Italian Lemon-Ricotta Cookies #winner

Back….wayyyy back in 2009, I had a cookie comptetition. It all started because I was searching for the recipe for those traditional soft, sugar-glazed lemon cookies. My grandmother’s cookies were awesome but her recipe had no quantities, no measurements, just a list of ingredients. Grandmas are awesome,  professionals at their craft, they did everything by…

30-Minute BBQ Chicken Pizza

Hey there, If you were wondering what to make tonight, here’s a good idea! This recipe caught my attention instantly because I love Southwestern flavors + its quick to prepare + its pizza but more than that, there are so many undeniably good things coming together here! The tangy n’ sweet BBQ sauce, roasted chicken, the red…

Bianca’s perfect soft-boiled eggs

Hello everybody! This is a mini-post – a simple recipe for those on a quest for the perfect soft-boiled egg. I love eggs and my favorite way to eat them is soft-boiled or poached and the added bonus is that making them does not require oil or butter  + I love yolk dip-ability.  😉  Before now, I…

Monkey Bread – Easy entertaining

Instead of passing the breadbasket for Christmas dinner, serve this fun pull-apart loaf! I fell in love with this idea after seeing it in the November 2013 issue of Food Network magazine.  I had never heard of Monkey-bread before but it was love at first sight. I loved the idea of this pretty, multi-coloured and…

Creamy Ricotta Scrambled eggs – low in fat

Good morning all! You know I always like to share the quick & easy recipes that are also delicious….and healthy. I like it even better when they don’t taste healthy. Admittedly these creations are seldom my own. Except today, I have created a spin-off on Gordon Ramsay’s method of making scrambled eggs. As with many…

Salmon Burgers with Yogurt-Dill Sauce (Low fat)

Salmon Burgers with Yogurt-Dill Sauce Hello, Nice to write again. My husband and I have been dieting, hence, no posts. However as usual, when I find something really good, easy + fast to prepare, I share. In the hopes to lose the pounds we gained over the holidays (and simply from making bad choices at…