Curried coconut carrot and pumpkin soup in a bowl on a blue and white napkin

Curried coconut carrot and pumpkin soup

A quick little post today to share a winner of a soup I came up with last week… What do you do when you’ve got some leftover pumpkin purée and a load of carrots you forgot to roast? Make soup! It’s definitely soup weather here in Toronto and there’s nothing better on a chilly night … Read more

Soupe Joumou Giraumon recipe on eatlivetravelwrite.com

La soupe joumou

Around about now, I should have been taking my Grade 6s on a trip to the supermarket to shop for ingredients to make the Haitian food they would have researched. Today we’d go shopping, tomorrow, we’d have cooked 3 or 4 dishes and sat down to enjoy a meal together. I’ve done this activity in … Read more

Gingered-turkey meatball soup from Everyday Dorie on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Cook the Book Fridays: Gingered-turkey meatball soup from Everyday Dorie

This week’s recipe for Cook the Book Fridays comes from Dorie Greenspan’s latest cookbook, Everyday Dorie and it’s a fabulous one for the chilly days of December. A tasty broth filled with rice noodles and vegetables and turkey meatballs packed with flavour is just the thing for dinner on a snowy day – this was … Read more

Les Petits Chefs make Jamie Oliver’s Angry Pasta Fagioli from #jamiesveg

This week the boys made Jamie Oliver’s Angry Pasta Fagioli from his latest book, Veg – releasing October 22nd in the US/ Canada. We’re cooking from the UK version (because, metric and also because I’m impatient and couldn’t wait an extra couple of months for release date here!). It’s a fairly simple recipe but one … Read more