#FoodFocus – The Cabbage Patch – Open Faced Cabbage Roll 

My mealtime inspirations come from anywhere and everywhere. I must admit that most of the time I have no clue what I will be making for dinner.  Sometimes I get an idea while I’m at my  job. Sometimes it’s from something I’ve heard or seen on a food program. And other times it’s while having…… Continue reading #FoodFocus – The Cabbage Patch – Open Faced Cabbage Roll 

#FoodFocus – The Tasty Tomato – Roasted Red Pepper and Tomato Soup

As the days begin to get cooler, a bowl of soup always hits the spot, whether it be for lunch or dinner or even a snack to tide you over between meals. Soups are so easy to prepare, oftentimes improvising produces some very tasty dishes! Tomato soup is one of the more popular canned soups.…… Continue reading #FoodFocus – The Tasty Tomato – Roasted Red Pepper and Tomato Soup

#FoodFocus – The Cabbage Patch

Growing up, cabbage was either cabbage rolls or cole slaw. My mom made cabbage rolls from time to time. She stuffed the leaves with a savoury ground beef mixture and cooked them in tomato sauce. They were delicious! On the other hand, cole slaw was a side I was first introduced to on those rare…… Continue reading #FoodFocus – The Cabbage Patch

#FoodFocus – The Cabbage Patch – Apple Cabbage Salad

Crunchy, tangy and delicious! You will need: Red Cabbage – shredded Green Cabbage – shredded Kale – finely chopped Granny Smith apple – thinly sliced lemon juice light oil toasted sesame seeds (optional) salt, to taste Make as much or as little of this as you like. Put cabbage, kale and apple in a large…… Continue reading #FoodFocus – The Cabbage Patch – Apple Cabbage Salad

#FoodFocus – Sweet Sweet Potato – Soup

As the weather gets cooler, a bowl of soup really hits the spot and even more so when it’s made with vegetables and harvested herbs from the garden. Sweet potato might not be the first choice for soup but when made with the right herbs, it tastes amazing with almost a sweet and savory flavour…… Continue reading #FoodFocus – Sweet Sweet Potato – Soup

#FoodFocus – Sweet Sweet Potato – Roasted Wedges

I love roasting in my oven. The aromas from something slow cooking is so welcoming. Roasted potatoes are delicious. Roasted SWEET potatoes are heavenly! And good for you! All you need is: 1 sweet potato olive oil  (extra virgin is the best) seasoning of your choice salt to taste Here’s what you do: Preheat oven…… Continue reading #FoodFocus – Sweet Sweet Potato – Roasted Wedges

#FoodFocus – Sweet Sweet Potato

We grew up eating sweet potatoes. Mom would simply bake them in the oven, just like a regular potato. And this was when sweet potatoes were not as popular as they are today. It’s funny that I don’t recall if we had them as a side or on their own.. All I remember is that…… Continue reading #FoodFocus – Sweet Sweet Potato