Protein Balls—-Amazing!!

I have just recently, discovered these delicious balls of healthiness. They are so good! My personal trainer introduced them to me the other day and I just had to make them.  Such a great snack, I find I struggled with my healthy snack through the day, its so much easier just to grab what is…

Marinara Chicken and Pasta

There is a great difference in making a pasta dish with marinara verse spaghetti sauce. It is a thinner sauce and only requires that the pasta is coated not dripping to get the flavour.  I really only discovered the use of marinara sauce a year ago, which is hard to believe, I know! We didn’t eat…

All-In-One Chicken and Veggies

I am very excited to share this meal with every…it is so easy to put together and taste delicious! What I love about this meal, is that it doesn’t take long to whip up, and its all right there on the pan, no fiddling on the stove, don’t have to add the veggies later, just do…

Chocolate Chip Toffee Bars

I finally got around to making these squares, they’ve been on my baking list for a while now. Toffee and chocolate, tied in with the rich taste of sweetened condensed milk. Easy to make and not very time consuming. Ingredients: 2 1/4 cups flour 2/3 cup brown sugar 3/4 cup margarine or butter 1 egg 2 cups…

Hot Dog Relish

Best relish ever….seriously! We have made this relish on and off for years, and never tire of it. So much better than the stuff you buy at the store. What I am very excited about this year, is the cucumbers, tomatoes and onions all came from my garden! Ingredients: 8 large cucumbers 10 medium onions…

Chinese Casserole

This easy to make casserole for the whole family, is always enjoyed around here (except maybe the celery, its not liked by ALL the kids). The soya sauce puts a nice twist on the dish. Ingredients: 1 lb hamburger 1/2 cup celery small onion 2 cups minute rice 1 can mushroom soup 1 can cream of chicken…

Chocolate Chip Marshmallow Bars

My sister introduced these to me a couple summers ago, when she baked them for a group of kids, and they were a big hit(for the kids and the adults)! They have the likeness of a cookie but with gooey marshmallow, quite delightful! Ingredients: 1 cup shortening 3/4 cup white sugar 3/4 cup brown sugar 2 eggs…