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A Spinach Feta Quiche ready to be cut and served.

Spinach Feta Quiche

Posted on January 24, 2020

When I was a young cook the saying was, “Real men don’t eat quiche”. I’m not sure of the current status of quiche but for pastry lovers and people who like to put some effo...

Egg Muffins in a muffin tin ready to eat.

Egg Muffins Three Ways

Posted on January 3, 2020

Eggs are one of natures’ fast foods and these fluffy Egg Muffins are a versatile way to make a quick breakfast or snacks for the whole week. Some people say you can freeze them b...

A biscuit cinnamon roll on a plate cut in half, surrounded by other cinnamon rolls in and out of the baking pan.

Cinnamon Rolls

Posted on July 12, 2019

My mom always made her Cinnamon Rolls from a basic biscuit recipe and we all loved them. She never baked with yeast so...

Poached Eggs on Avocado Toast with Parmesan cheese shavings.

Poached Eggs On Avocado Toast

Posted on May 10, 2019

Poached Eggs on Avocado Toast is so easy you could make it without a recipe. But if you’re like me you might appreciate a few tips to make the process easier. Th...

Savoury Buckwheat Crepes filled with spinach and mushrooms.

Savoury Buckwheat Crepes

Posted on April 12, 2019

Buckwheat Crepes are the traditional savoury crepe of France. Despite the name, buckwheat flour contains no wheat and is naturally gluten free. For this reason alone I should have ...

Whipped Cream Filled Crepe with Strawberry Kirsch Sauce

Gluten Free Crepes

Posted on March 22, 2019

Gluten free crepes are not as difficult to make as you might think. That’s what I discovered when I finally made them again after many years. Not only are they easy to make they ...

Bubble and Squeak Patties topped with sour cream and chopped green onions.

Bubble and Squeak Patties

Posted on January 11, 2019

Bubble and Squeak Patties is my appetizer version of the potato and cabbage dish called Bubble and Squeak. Created to use up leftover mashed potatoes and vegetabl...

Breakfast Power Bowl

Breakfast Power Bowl

Posted on January 4, 2019

Pieces of Rhubarb Coffee Cake stacked in front of a giant rhubarb leaf.

Rhubarb Coffee Cake

Posted on July 20, 2018

Rhubarb Coffee Cake started from my recipe for Rhubarb Streusel Muffins. Of course cake and muffins are technically different but for my everyd...

Three Pigs in a Blanket covered in syrup.

Pigs in a Blanket vs The Perfect Pancake

Posted on June 1, 2018

Pigs in a Blanket is simply a fun way to serve pancakes and sausages. It could be a fun Father’s Day breakfast or a simple weekend tradition. If you don't have a

Potato Chorizo Frittata for breakfast.

Potato Chorizo Frittata

Posted on February 2, 2018

Potato Chorizo Frittata is a favourite in my house. If I was eating alone I might poach or scramble an egg, occasionally I will make a

A tray of fresh Cornmeal Raspberry Muffins right out of the oven.

Cornmeal Raspberry Muffins

Posted on August 18, 2017

Cornmeal Raspberry Muffins made with raspberries from my garden definitely say summer to me. These muffins are simply a variation of my basic

Sausage Breakfast Hash in a cast iron skillet.

Sausage Breakfast Hash

Posted on July 14, 2017

Sausage Breakfast Hash has been around for a long time and adapted by almost everyone. It is basically fried potatoes, onion and meat. Many versions are served wit...

Gluten Free Waffles with strawberries, blueberries and maple syrup.

Gluten Free Waffles

Posted on May 26, 2017

Making gluten free waffles requires a waffle iron and perhaps a little more time than making pancakes...but isn’t that what weekend breakfasts are all about? ...

A basket of Gluten Free Pumpkin Ginger Muffins beside orange mini pumpkins

Pumpkin Ginger Muffins

Posted on September 30, 2016

These Pumpkin Ginger Muffins are an autumn treat that I like to bake and share with friends. I only make them at this time of year and this year I decided it was t...

Gluten free Banana Muffins just out of the oven.

Basic Banana Muffins

Posted on April 1, 2016

The original recipe for these banana muffins was one of the first successful gluten free muffins I made and at that time I made it with just

A bowl of Swiss muesli with grated apple and almonds.

Homemade Swiss Muesli

Posted on February 19, 2016

Swiss muesli is what people now call overnight oats. Museli is a healthy breakfast and a nice change from dry cereal and other breakfast foods. Use safe, gluten fr...

Cranberry Orange Muffins with orange wedges and cranberries.

Cranberry Orange Muffins

Posted on January 8, 2016

After the busy holiday season I like to make these Cranberry Orange Muffins. Oranges are in season and I always have leftover cranberries in the freezer so this is...

A rack of gluten free Morning Glory Muffins fresh from the oven

Morning Glory Muffins

Posted on November 16, 2015

I make these Morning Glory muffins any time of year but it was a special treat to make them with carrots from my garden and apples from a friends’ apple tree. ...

A baking rack with gluten free rhubarb streusel muffins surrounded by chopped rhubarb and a rhubarb leaf

Rhubarb Streusel Muffins

Posted on October 15, 2015

Rhubarb Streusel Muffins in the fall? Yes. In my real world the ground is frozen in April, my rhubarb grows slowly in May and it thrives all summer. I pick a fe...


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