The Making of a Cake

From the Archives – Basic Cake Decorating Tips I thought today it would be fun to walk you through how I come up with cake ideas and put them into action.  I always use Betty Crocker Cake mixes and icing and then I embellish with food coloring, sprinkles or even marshmallow fondant.  I find them … Read more The Making of a Cake

Tackling the #FlippFoodChallenge with BBQ’ed Potatoes and Zuchini

There aren’t enough long weekends in the summer so when they do come around we try to make them count. Our long weekends always include family fun, BBQ’ing with great Alberta beef, and as little time spent doing the busy work that keeps a house running smoothly. Even Mom gets a break during the long … Read more Tackling the #FlippFoodChallenge with BBQ’ed Potatoes and Zuchini

Moose Meat Marinade

This is a slightly sweet marinade that is the perfect complement to game meat.  Strain the drippings off after cooking to make a delicious gravy.  I kid you not.  This recipe is amazing. Directions Cut meat into steaks or cubes.  Set aside in covered bowl or zip-lock.  Then mix together: 1/4 cup honey 1/2 cup red wine (white works in … Read more Moose Meat Marinade

Homemade Chicken (or Turkey) Noodle Soup

With cooler weather approaching and turkey season in full swing I’m satisfying my craving for a little home cooked soul food. Soups, stews, and roasts are now in regular meal plan rotation. I love recipes like this is because you can use up whatever vegetables you have in your fridge and the chicken or turkey … Read more Homemade Chicken (or Turkey) Noodle Soup