Loaded Potato Casserole

This dish is great when you have a larger group to feed and can be made a couple of days ahead if needed. This week at No Frills, you can pick up 10 lbs of Russet potatoes for $2.97. The recipe calls for baking the potatoes, but you can easily use boiled, mashed potatoes instead, 

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Simple Beef Stew

A good beef stew recipe is a must have in your winter meal rotation. Not that you can’t make it during other seasons, but there is just something about a steaming bowl of delicious stew on a cold day that is so comforting. It took me a long time to perfect my recipe to the 

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Cauliflower-Leek with bacon Soup

October is here and that means soup weather has arrived. This recipe is my new favourite. It is easy, filling, cheap and delicious, everything I love in a meal! At the farm stands, cauliflower is $2.00, leeks are $1.00 each and No Frills has bacon on sale for $3.77. If you would like to keep 

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Parmesan Chicken Tenders

Welcome to another easy-peasy recipe and another family favourite chicken dish! This recipe uses chicken breast fillets, which are on sale at No Frills this week for $4.97/lb. They are quick and convenient because they are already sliced, but you can use whole chicken breast and cut them into strips yourself. Chicken breast is bland, 

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Ratatouille with Baked Eggs

You may have realized by now that I am a big fan of quick and easy weeknight meals and this recipe is no exception. It also makes great use of many of the wonderful fresh vegetables that are at the farm stands right now. You can make this dish with the eggs or leave the 

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Egg Roll in a Bowl

This weeks recipe is one of my go-to weeknight meals. It is quick and easy and makes use of one of my favourite budget friendly meats, ground pork. The pork is on sale this week at Metro, a 1 pound package for $5.99. To me, that is a little on the pricey side, but still 

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Zucchini-Tomato-Onion Gratin

The farm stands here in Prince Edward County are brimming with so much beautiful produce right now. I picked up a huge Zucchini the other day for .75 cents! This weeks recipe is a delicious way to serve up those gorgeous tomatoes, zucchini and onions that are available at all the local farms. I have 

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7-Layer Ranch Salad

Today’s recipe is one of my favourite salads for a BBQ, potluck, or anytime you’ll be feeding a crowd. It can (should) be made well ahead and surprisingly, leftovers stay fresh and can still be eaten the next day, which is unusual for a salad. Many of the ingredients are on sale this week at 

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Easy Cheesy Cauliflower Bake

My grandkids love cauliflower and broccoli as long as it is cheesy. Cheddar makes everything better, right?  This is an easy recipe that kids and adults will enjoy and it is so much healthier than cheese whiz! You can pick up some cauliflower at No Frills this week for $1.97 per head and whip up 

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