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Pork Shoulder Slow Cooker Roast

Pork Shoulder Slow Cooker Roast dinner plate

For months I have waited. Two weeks ago my wait came to an end – pork shoulder was back in stock at the grocery store and on sale for about $2.80/pound! I suppose this is how a discount grocery chain operates – deliver different products on a cycle so that the meat section isn’t over-stocked (thus […]


Chicken legs roasted in white wine, butter and saffron

Chicken legs roasted with white wine butter and saffron ready to enjoy

One of my best friends lives in Madrid, Spain. We’ve known each other for almost 15 years. Since moving to Spain about eight years ago we only get to see each other every one to two years. He came to visit his family and friends last month and he brought me a little present – […]


Beef Burgers with Cilantro, Paprika, and Cumin

Beef Burgers with cilantro, Paprika, and cumin

It’s time for meat! I realize my last few recipe posts have been all vegetables. Nothing wrong with that – vegetables are good for you. But I wouldn’t want people to start thinking I’m a vegan! All kidding aside, I love it when you can take the usual and traditional and turn it on its […]


How to Cook Meals in Bulk, Part 6: Slow Cooker Beef Roast with Turnip

Crock Pot Beef Roast

Other than a pressure cooker, I think the slow cooker is one of the greatest kitchen appliances ever made. A decent blender would also make the cut for my top three kitchen appliances. This slow cooker beef roast with turnip is easy and delicious. I wish I could describe how nicely the turnip enhances the overall flavour — you’ll […]


How to Cook Meals in Bulk, Part 5: Turkey Meatloaf Recipe


In the cooler winter months meatloaf is filling, satisfying and most definitely a comfort food. It’s best served with regular or sweet potatoes, mashed or whole, and a healthy salad or mixed vegetables to balance out the heaviness of the meal. I love the richness of a lean-ground beef or sirloin meatloaf, but for variety, […]