Recipe 48: Bacon Stuffed Avocado Halves

avocado-halves

 I have decided recently, to have an illicit love affair with avocados. Not only the fruit themselves but with the oil. The avocado has for many years has been viewed as the guacamole only ingredient although you can actually use … Continue reading

Recipe 45: Cheese and Herb Bread

At this time of year when winter has us by the short and curlies a nice hearty loaf of bread with a steaming bowl of hot soup or stew certainly hits the spot. On the agenda this evening is a … Continue reading

Recipe 39: Clay Pot Haddock with a Twist

Fish is a nice change of pace for those of us who have just come off of the Christmas feast.  This fish dish is a bit naughty as I have created a tartar sauce that I spread over the fish … Continue reading

Recipe 37: Garlic Infused Scalloped Potatoes

This is another easy recipe that takes a bit of time to prepare but, is well worth it. I speed up the cooking time by par-boiling the sliced potatoes before topping them off with a garlic, butter and milk mixture, … Continue reading

Recipe 35: Rice Stuffed Acorn Squash

Easy, nutritious meals are always something we appreciate when time seems to be at a premium. This recipe makes use of  wonderful late seasonal vegetables and tastes great. The best part is while these are cooking you can do something … Continue reading

Recipe 31: Pease Porridge

This recipe is very simple, yet nutritious and filling. When my brother and I were growing up my Mom used to make us a slightly different version with yellow peas and a dab of bacon. We called it “Dragon Soup” … Continue reading