Category Recipe Box

Magic Cookie Bars

This fall we visited friends in Sioux Lookout, the Hochstedler family, where we had the most delightful dessert, Magic Bars. I asked for the super secret recipe and I’ve made it several times since returning home. Fast, easy and delicious!…

A Sundae Gift Box

  Thanks to the Happy Housewife, I made Sundae Boxes as gifts for some friends this Christmas. It was fun and easy to put together and hopefully the recipients enjoyed them. In my box I put waffle bowls, caramel sauce,…

Blueberry Pie

I made brownies in mini loaf pans. I used almonds instead of walnuts since I didn’t have any walnuts. They don’t taste quite the same. My aunty and uncle are visiting from Northern Ontario. My aunt is the one who…

McCain’s Hashbrown Recipe

This was my favorite breakfast growing up. I have several friends who can attest to it’s tastiness though they may have been a little hesitant to try them at first. {Thanks Amy for trusting me all those years ago}. I…

Weekend Waffle Recipe

I have had a love affair with waffles lately; can’t get enough of them! Or perhaps it’s the butter and real maple syrup that they get dowsed in before I eat them! We have a standard Hamilton Beach Waffle Baker.…

Battered Fish Recipe

Summer 2010 – My handsome daddy and his fish I grew up in Sioux Lookout, Ontario – known for it’s fishing and hunting. It’s an amazingly beautiful area and I am blessed to have an Aunt and Uncle who still…

Popcorn on the Cob

  This past fall Chloe went with her cousins to a farm and came home with dried corn on the cob. It decorated our sideboard for Thanksgiving and then sat in the sideboard until I discovered it this spring. As…

Simple Homemade Lemonade

I love homemade lemonade and first started making it years ago after watching Barefoot Contessa do it on Food TV while entertaining. After tasting it, I’m hooked! Store-bought just doesn’t compare. Lemons Water Crushed Ice Super Fine Sugar KitchenAid Simple…