Dessert Snack

    Danielle’s Healthy Dark Chocolate Bark

    If you’re a mom, you have certainly been asked on more than one dinner occasion “What’s for dessert!?”. My boys almost expect there to be a dessert round at every meal. I am guessing they have inherited their mother’s sweet tooth. But, there’s absolutely no way that I’m either prepared or willing to serve them a sweet treat after dinner every night.  Continue Reading

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    Grecian Orzo Salad

    Everyone loves a good pasta salad. They are usually the most popular side dish at pot luck events, and they are perfect leftovers. Penne and Fusili are popular shapes for a pasta salad, but…

  • Danielle Soul Food

    Lessons I Learned on Loneliness

    I always joke with my husband Dan that he’d be able to live like the Taliban- only in the sense that he’d be completely fine living in a cave underground somewhere for months, with…

  • Dinner

    Roast Pork

    This is hands down the tastiest pork recipe I’ve tried, other than some outrageous pork tacos out of a food truck at a beach town in Ontario.…

  • Soul Food

    Lessons I Learned from Christine Duncan

    Everyone, meet Christine Duncan! This digital/social media age is weird and wonderful, because I have never actually met Christine face to face. But, I happen to know her brother and many of her friends…

  • Breakfast Dinner Lunch

    Banana Walnut Pancakes

    I once read “I can no more understand the totality of God than the pancake I ate for breakfast understands the complexity of me” (Donald Miller, Blue Like Jazz) That quote evokes many (more…

  • Guest Soul Food

    Lessons I Learned From Shelly Calcagno

    Christmas is around the corner!! But, the craziness of the holiday season is already staring us in the face! I have learned that decorating, school concerts, holiday parties, classroom crafts, cookie exchanges, family dynamics…can…

  • Cheats Dessert

    Christmas Goodies

    It’s the most wonderful time of the year!!! One of the reasons is that we have an excuse to do a little extra baking!…

  • Breakfast Snack

    Mint Chip Smoothie

    We just had American Thanksgiving (we call it that, because we are Canadians living in America, and we are used to celebrating in October). Having dual citizen kids, we try our best to celebrate…