Four favourite fruit dessert recipes, perfect for spring!

With spring finally in the air, we’re looking forward to some backyard entertaining. But what comes with the beginning of warmer weather, so does the fact that folks want to shed a bit of the extra weight they might have packed on while spending more times cozying up near the fire in the cold months.

Decadent desserts don’t have to break the calorie bank, and here are four of our favorites that are easy to prepare and highlight the simplicity of fresh spring flavors: Continue Reading

Four festive Easter Brunch recipes

With Easter around the corner, it is the perfect time to start planning your menu. And although it doesn’t feel like spring is in the air when celebrating in March, you can still come up with a delicious menu for the perfect springtime brunch.

These four recipes are a snap to put together, loaded with springtime produce, and all deliver that satisfaction for a hankering for comfort food.

And, of course, you will have to have some chocolate to go alongside it, too.

Continue Reading

Cooking with booze: St. Patrick’s Day ideas

Adding some beer and other alcohol to your recipes certainly adds a little bit of Irish influence to it! While you don’t need to indulge yourself in oodles of green fare, you can get festive this St. Paddy’s Day by adding a bit of booze (okay, or a lot) to some classic–and not so classic–dishes.

Here are some of our top picks:

Continue Reading

Lifestyle

Dinnertime: the 10 best cooking methods

When you're getting dinner prepped, it's easy to fall into the same old methods for getting dinner on the table. But there is more to Continue Reading

Lifestyle

3 really easy appetizers for entertaining

The time between Thanksgiving and Christmas is destined for holiday entertaining. This is when we have friends over for casual get togethers, fancier dinner parties, Continue Reading

Lifestyle

Four recipes for using up those leftovers

Think of it this week: come Friday and the weekend, it's been a pretty long week. Between work, errands, and family matters, you sort of Continue Reading

Lifestyle

Technology entrepreneurial tips

Whether you have just started on your road to entrepreneurship or you are well on your way, there are always those burning questions that brew Continue Reading

Lifestyle

Must-have tools for the barbecue

Now that we're in the heat of summer, we're in the midst

Lifestyle

Canning in a small urban kitchen: simple tomato sauce

I absolutely love when tomatoes are at their peak. Something about their

Lifestyle

Soul food basics, plus Hoppin’ John recipe

If you're feeling like doing some experimenting in the kitchen, step outside