A twist on the classic carrot cake with the addition of canned pumpkin. Also includes a recipe for a classic cream cheese icing. Continue reading
Why pay $5 for a pumpkin latte? Make your own at home quickly and easily! Continue reading
It’s the season. No … not Fall. It’s pumpkin season. For bakers, it’s one of the best times of the year. But pumpkin isn’t just for baking sweets, as you’ll see.
This is a new feature on Food and Family – the Food Board. It’s a riff on the Mood Board that designers love to use, only this one is for food. It’s meant to inspire, both visually and with … Continue reading
A weekly family meal plan for late Summer or early Fall. A bit of everything this week.
These beef skewers can be cooked on the BBQ or in a grill pan. The sauce is fabulous!
This fresh strawberry ice cream that has no eggs and doesn’t need to be cooked. And it’s really creamy and delicious! Continue reading
Lovely lemon coconut squares, perfect for summer entertaining. Continue reading
A great summer salad, made into a meal by adding some grilled chicken.
This is a delicious sauce and grilling on the BBQ makes for a quick and easy meal when you don’t feel like turning the oven on.
A round-up of some great strawberry jam recipes, with something for everyone, including small-batch, no-cook (freezer jam), honey-sweetened jam, pectin-free jam, sugar-free jam and even a bonus pickled strawberry recipe. Continue reading
A great summer dinner idea. I’ve included recipes for some great sauces to have with the crab cakes. The corn salad is a great side dish on it’s own, too.
Who doesn’t a backyard get-together to celebrate summer with family and friends? And nothing compliments a summer celebration than a refreshing drink. One of my all-time summer drinks is a nice chilled Sangria – any type of Sangria will do. They’re easy to make and oh so delicious. Here’s an easy recipe for a White Wine Sangria to whip up for your next backyard get-together.
White Wine Sangria Recipe:
Wonderfully creamy potatoes with herb and garlic flavoured cream sauce. Perfect for potlucks, buffets or with your Easter ham! Continue reading