Perfect Pumpkin Soup

Perfect Pumpkin Soup

This year for Halloween, I decided to decorate our house with smaller pumpkins that could be roasted and enjoyed in a variety of different ways. Don’t get me wrong, we did crave one pumpkin which was set out on our front steps aimed at scaring little trick or treaters. Not sure we successfully achieved that with my amateur carving skills, but we tried.

Sweet Summer Tomato Sauce

Sweet Summer Tomato Sauce

Nothing marks the end of summer to me like the age old tradition of making tomato sauce, or rather tomato passata. Like many of my friends and family, I spent Labour Day weekend, sorting, washing, cooking, pressing and canning fresh fragrant tomatoes, for consumption during the cold winter months. Nothing like the sweet smell and taste of freshly made tomato sauce in the dead of winter!

Sweet Summer Strawberries

Sweet Summer Strawberries

There is nothing like biting into a sweet, juicy Ontario strawberry this time of year. This bright red fruit is packed with valuable vitamins, minerals and is rich in antioxidants. Strawberries are known for their vitamin C content. Just one cup of strawberries offers...