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Spinach and Feta Pastries ("Brik")

Everybody loves a small, savory two-bite pastry as an appetizer. I watched as my gluten-free, wheat-free, no-carb-eating friends devoured these.

While spinach and feta are frequently seen in Greek spanakopita, here they are combined with savory chermoula (available at… 384 more words

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Butternut Squash Couscous Salad


Last weekend I had the most amazing steak with a wheatberry and butternut squash toss overlaid with a chimichurri sauce.  I could have left it there, but decided this idea had to live on at home.   176 more words


Butternut Squash/Apple Cake with Tangerine-Ginger Streusel

Last weekend I roasted some cubed butternut squash, tossed it with finely chopped red peppers, and served it as a side dish. I had a fair amount left over and got it in my head that I wanted to make dessert with it for some reason or another. 576 more words


Caramelized Onion & Spinach Pizza

Hello all-  On a Friday night, what’s better than pizza, something good on the “telly” and a comfy spot on the sofa– winding down at the end of the week??   282 more words


Basil Pesto

Basil Pesto

Nothing beats the flavour of fresh, home-made pesto! You only need a few simple ingredients and about 10 minutes to spare to make this delicious, versatile condiment . 196 more words


Kale, Mushroom and Turkey Spaghetti Squash Boats

I first fell in love with this mysterious noodle squash alien vegetable about 2 years ago. Up until I tried it I still did not believe that all you had to do was scrape the squash with a fork and voila squash noodles! 324 more words