Recipes-Lunch

Some great ideas for a great lunch.

Chicken Tortilla Soup

This delicious soup was perfect after snowshoeing in butt (honestly it was numb) freezing weather! I take no credit for this recipe, my gal pal Cory is responsible for it. 2 skinless chicken breasts, shredded 1/2 tsp. oil 1/2 tsp. garlic minced – 3 toes 1/4 tsp.... read more

Soothe Your Soul Chili

Trust me I am not a fancy cook (I am sure you figured that one out already!). I just like to prepare things that are basically easy and nutritious and hopefully somewhat delicious. Chili is one of those classic meals that are great to eat on those cold days when you... read more

Ho Ho Juice

There are many social events at this time of the year. It is inevitable that some cheat drinks and meals will be enjoyed and that is all good! However, if we want to feel a bit better from all the good times here is an easy drink that is made out of a few veggies... read more

Healthy Hash

Here is a breakfast I made this morning that was nice and filling. I used some of the leftovers from the night before, added a few more ingredients and voilĂ , a new meal! Let’s back track a bit… First of all the meat loaf or burgers 1 package of ground... read more

Phyllo Spinach Chicken

This is a great dish for a family dinner or for entertaining. I admit working with phyllo pastry can be quite fiddly. In fact, it was a pain in the buttooski’s when I first started working with it a zillion years ago but it is much easier now. May I remind you... read more

Halloween Pumpkin Bisque

Every Halloween when my kids were little I made them pumpkin soup before they headed out the door to go trick or treating. I figured a warm, hearty, fibre filled soup would be good before they ingested a ton of sugar! There were various versions of the theme over the... read more

Twisted Harvest Soup

The cool weather cometh along with cozy sweaters, great nature walks to cherish the fall colours, hot cider, and hanging around the fireplace. Love fall!!! This is a squash, sweet potato and lentil soup with a twist…coconut milk!! Cut 1 butternut squash in half... read more

Raw Spiral Zucchini Salad

You can make spiralled zucchini with this nifty gizmo…the spiralizer! Add fresh cubed tomato, rosemary, extra virgin olive oil and minced garlic. Super... read more

Black Bean Surprise

Being creative in the kitchen can be interesting! It can start with just one ingredient and in this case it was black beans. Rummaging through the fridge I found other ingredients and just started added stuff. You can do this too! 1 can drained black beans diced... read more

Homemade Chive Vinegar

If you want to have a different vinegar to incorporate into your salad dressings, try making this one. Take the flowers from the top of the chive plant, put into a mason jar and fill with vinegar. (great as a hostess gift) Let the chive flowers get infused into the... read more