Portobello mushrooms with balsamic glaze

I have recently started a year-long health and fitness challenge as a member of My Peak Challenge, a charitable fund that encourages people to get fit while also helping others (a portion of proceeds funds blood cancer research). In addition to their detailed workout regimen, they also have a nutritional plan. While I am doing…

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Mushroom and leek bread pudding

This year for American Thanksgiving, we opted to make Cornish game hens for our guests instead of the traditional turkey. We tossed the idea around of making stuffing (and just not stuffing the birds), but when I came across this recipe for bread pudding, I thought it would serve as a nice stuffing-substitute.

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Thanksgiving with family

Thanksgiving is David’s favourite holiday of the year, with plentiful food and hot drinks to be had. With David’s parents and grandmother in town for the holiday, we planned for a feast of a meal. However, we decided to forego the traditional turkey, given our relatively small number, and opted for Cornish game hen.

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