GARLIC & PARMESAN CAULIFLOWER ‘MASHED POTATOES’

A low calorie, low carb, healthy substitute for mashed potatoes flavored with garlic and Parmesan cheese....more

BOURBON PUMPKIN PIE WITH SALTED BROWN BUTTER PECAN STREUSEL

Pumpkin pie is cranked up a notch with a splash of bourbon and a highly addictive salted brown butter pecan streusel. You know how I got all crazy enthusiastic for Thanksgiving and posted a Balsamic Raspberry Cranberry Sauce the other day?...more

RASPBERRY-BALSAMIC CRANBERRY SAUCE

A delicious twist on the traditional cranberry sauce recipe, using fresh raspberries and a dash of raspberry balsamic vinegar. I know, cranberry sauce…in September? Here’s the deal: Canadian Thanksgiving is October 13, which is about three weeks away ....more

SLOW COOKER TUSCAN CHICKEN STEW

Two weeks ago was still pretty summery....more

PUMPKIN DONUTS WITH MAPLE-CINNAMON CREAM CHEESE FROSTING

These spiced pumpkin muffins are topped with a creamy, amazing maple-cinnamon cream cheese frosting. Someone stop me....more

CHEESY CHICKEN, BUTTERNUT AND SAGE LASAGNA BAKE

This lasagna tastes so creamy and indulgent, you’d never guess it was lightened up with butternut squash and a Greek yogurt ‘bechemel’ sauce. ...more

SPICED BAILEYS ICE CREAM FLOATS

Baileys and cinnamon make for a fall {and adult} twist on a root beer float....more

PUMPKIN SAGE BISCUITS

Flaky, buttery, savory pumpkin sage biscuits....more

KALE, BARLEY AND FETA SALAD WITH A HONEY-LEMON VINAIGRETTE

This kale salad has it all: nutty barley, crunchy sunflower seeds, creamy avocado, salty feta cheese, chickpeas and red onions, and tossed in a tangy honey and lemon vinaigrette....more

ROASTED GARLIC AND WHITE BEAN HUMMUS

There are some benefits to turning the corner from August to September: It is a little bit easier to fall asleep at night, now that a) the sun is setting earlier and b) it is cooler in our bedroom. The ability to drink a cup of hot tea without needing to remove a layer of clothing. Soups, curries, stews <= all back on the menu ....more