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mexican street corn chowder

Mexican Street Corn Chowder


 It appears that in Manitoba the warm, sunny days are not quite here to stay yet so this Mexican Street Corn Chowder is what we’re having to warm up! Seriously, I can’t believe we just had more snow this past Saturday as well as yesterday! I was enjoying the sunshine […]

raspberry pineapple mint smoothie

Raspberry Pineapple Mint Smoothie


 Anyone else get a craving for a smoothie after a weekend of eating not so healthily? If you are like me, then this smoothie is what you need. It is tasty, healthy, and incredibly refreshing! Did you all have a good Easter? We celebrated on Saturday as that is what […]

Baking, Desserts

Mini Egg Skillet Cookie


 I’ve fallen in love with my cast iron skillet. After wanting one for ages, I finally bought one in the fall when I saw they were on sale while grocery shopping. 50% off, yes please! Since then I’ve made a number of dinners with it. I especially like using it […]


Earl Grey and Lemon Muffins


 Earl Grey and Lemon Muffins – the rich aroma of Earl Grey tea leaves and the refreshing flavor of lemon makes these muffins a delightful treat, perfect for a quick breakfast or a midday snack. So here it is – the first recipe to be posted on this little site. […]



Hello World. I say “World” because I honestly don’t know who may be reading my little blog, but I feel like this should encompass everyone! My name is Vanessa and I am the blogger and recipe creator behind most of what you will find here. I may ramble sometimes, but […]