Paleo Acorn Squash with Ground Beef

Fall is just about here, and I am in Fall mode.  I loved this summer.  Perfect weather for someone who doesn't love it so hot.  The Fall though, has always been my favorite.  Partly because my birthday falls in October, but mostly because I love putting back on my boots, wearing cozy sweaters, and getting … Continue reading Paleo Acorn Squash with Ground Beef

Simple Carrot and Beet Salad

This is another dish that brings back memories of our travel days.  We took a three day ferry ride from Ancona in Italy to Cesme, Turkey.  This wasn't much of a pleasure cruise.  Our cabin was big enough for a sink the size of a brick, a bunk bed and enough floor space for one … Continue reading Simple Carrot and Beet Salad

Overnight Apple Pie Oats

At the risk of overdoing it on breakfast posts, I feel it my duty to post this yummy and easy breakfast idea.  It is apple season in Ontario.  We are so lucky to have apple orchards right next door (I'm talking, like 3 minutes away).  I went a little apple crazy at the market this weekend, … Continue reading Overnight Apple Pie Oats

Dried Apple Rings

Full disclosure:  I really want a dehydrator.  Like... I REALLY want one badly.  I love the idea of preserving the goodness of our local foods, and dehydrating is a great way to retain both the flavour and the nutritional quality of produce.  I may not have fancy clothes, but a girl has retail priorities.  My … Continue reading Dried Apple Rings