Spud Pie…Freaking Yummy!

Barrie, Canada Raising 2 beautiful kids who despised all tomato based stuff… even ketchup… who doesn’t like Heinz? Fussy children! One day my daughter asked me to make a pizza with all her favorite things… Alfredo sauce… Potatoes… Chicken… Bacon…  and tons of cheese! Spud Pie was born… It’s probably one of the best non…

The Donair and Why It Is Amazing!

Halifax, Canada Picture this? It’s Friday night and closing time in the downtown Halifax bar scene. Thousands of hungry patrons are emptying out on the streets in search of the traditional late night snack before heading home to sleep it off. Crowds congregate on the streets with many at the intersection of Blowers and Grafton Streets better known…

The Secret Pizza Recipe!

Stellarton, Nova Scotia Canada Truth is, the last time I made Sam’s Restaurant famous pizza at home was at my big Sister’s place and it’s always a 2 day event because we all know goodness takes time! Time in the kitchen is never a waste and the place where the party eventually happens with everyone in…

Simply The Best – Pictou County Pizza

Pictou County, Canada “I am fully aware of the fact that people everywhere, and I mean around the world everywhere, make bold claims that the pizza from their hometown is the best pizza you could possibly find.  This is not something unique to people from Pictou County.  What is unique to people from Pictou County, is…

Bacon Jam…I Put That S**t On Everything

Bedford, Canada Here’s a new recipe I recently tried BACON JAM. I have to say I’m eating it by the spoonful! It’s sweet, salty, tangy, with a smoky hint of java. It comes together quick with little prep and few ingredients. What takes the most time is to develop the thick caramel goodness at a low and slow simmer. Place all ingredients in…

My Brush With Reality TV

Toronto, Canada I’ve always loved my time in the kitchen since I can’t even remember. I think it started when I was a young teen my Sister and I fought over what to make for supper as our single Mother worked long hours to pay the bills. Sister baked… brother cooked. We learned to eat good…