Tag Archives: gluten free

Cooking with Kids: Sweet Potato Nachos

Load up a plateful of spiced Sweet Potato Nachos with all your favourite toppings for a healthy version of that popular southwest treat. Cooking With Meredith Oozing melted cheese, dollops of zesty salsa, olives, bacon, diced avocados, chicken – who … Continue reading

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Deluxe Crustless Pizza-ghetti Pie

A bowl of spaghetti, a crustless pizza, and a savoury quiche, all in one hearty dish! We are a pasta lovin’ family. No matter when I asked our kids what they wanted for dinner when they were growing up, the … Continue reading

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Coffee Braised Short Ribs (Bison or Beef)

Meaty braised short ribs slowly simmered in a rich coffee broth become meltingly tender and rich with complex flavours. There are still the last drifts of crusty snow remaining in our yard to remind us that winter is not that … Continue reading

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Make Ahead Breakfast Cookies (Plus a Trip to Vancouver and Seattle)

Healthy breakfast cookies to make ahead and bake up fresh for energy throughout the day.¬†Get the breakfast cookies recipe here. We found Spring! It was hanging out at the West Coast! We’re back from a road trip over Spring Break … Continue reading

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Apricot Orange Energy Balls (also known as Little Dinosaur Eggs)

Little energy balls of dried apricots and coconut rolled in crunchy chia seeds for a quick energy pick-me-up. Get the energy balls recipe here. Yes, it’s only the third day of Spring and we’ve had as big a snowstorm as … Continue reading

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