Cooking with Friends

Beef Bourguinon

This dish to me might be the perfect winter comfort food! This would be a great dish to make for friends and family.  It can be made well in advance, leaving you more time to enjoy your company. This recipe is from Julia Child’s Cookbook, “Mastering the Art of French Cooking”.  The recipe calls for […]

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Coho Salmon…Delish!

My Hubs recently went to Haines, Alaska for the big Coho Salmon run and was lucky enough to bring some home! So last night we had some friends and family over and decided to try out a new recipe! After doing some searching online I came across this recipe for Buttered & Pesto Salmon (thank […]

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Beef Short Ribs…For the First Time

I have always wanted to try making Beef Short Ribs.  Every time I go to a restaurant and they are featured on the menu, that is typically what I would order.  The same with Crab Cakes…but that’s a whole other conversation! So I was at the Butcher Shop (which is conveniently located beside my office) […]

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Birthday Weekend BBQ

I believe that the best meals are those that are prepared by everyone and that was exactly how my long weekend went. We had a busy household with my Mother-In-Law, Mrs. Gartner, My Hubs Brother, Mr. Gartner and his girlfriend, Ms. MacLachlan, My Hubs Twin Sister, Ms. Gartner and her boyfriend, Mr. Hasenuik! It was […]

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