Spicy Fish Taco Bowls

spicy-fish-taco-bowls-1-2

These spicy fish taco bowls are comfort food at its finest with a healthier twist. Fresh blackened spicy tilapia fillets, corn, black beans, red peppers and avocados make this dish a hearty, filling and most delicious lunch or dinner without the guilt. Just when I thought spring was finally here in Calgary, it snowed again!… 

Read More »

Lemon Garlic Roasted Pork Loin

lemon-garlic-roasted-pork-loin-1-2

I want to wish everyone a very Happy Valentine’s day and I hope you all spend it with your loved ones, eat good food and have fun. Personally, it’s Friday, it’s Valentine’s day, and I have a super long 4 day weekend. Life is great. The month of February is all about love, and I… 

Read More »

Lemon Poppy Seed Bread with Lemon Icing

lemon-poppy-seed-bread-1-4

This delicious lemon poppy seed bread with lemon icing is so moist and simple to make, it simply takes you minutes to put together and in the oven it goes. You guys, I promise you will love this amazing lemon poppy seed bread. I told you before I don’t usually like Starbucks, but when I… 

Read More »

Goat Cheesecake with Figs, Pecans and Honey

fig cheesecake with pecans and honey-1-2

Did I ever tell you I hate Mondays? Well I do! It’s all about waking up early in the morning after sleeping in on the weekend. I keep pressing that snooze button but I know that if I press it one more time I’ll be late for work. I guess this is what happens after… 

Read More »

Summer Fruit Salad with Lemon Dressing

fruit salad with lemon dressing-1-3

A great refreshing fruit salad is all you need on a hot summer day. You don’t need a recipe for a fruit salad. Most of the times you just throw a bunch of fruits in there and call it a day. But this fruit salad is a bit special. I love this lemon dressing, it’s… 

Read More »

Beef Soup (Ciorba de vacuta)

IMG_0008-3

Today I’m going to share with you my husband’s favorite beef soup recipe.  This is a very Romanian soup and very traditional.  It’s very easy to make, just time consuming because you need to boil the beef for 2 or 3 hours until tender. You could speed up the process by boiling the beef in… 

Read More »