Creamy Cashew Chicken @LoveMySilk #SilkCreamyCashew

Creamy Cashew Chicken | This recipe is quick, easy and sure to be a hit with your family and friends. Enjoy!

This recipe is quick, easy and sure to be a hit with your family and friends. Enjoy! This is a sponsored post on behalf of Silk through TapInfluence. More details at the bottom of the post! Anyone who knows me knows how much I love to whip up easy stir fry recipes. I cannot get enough of them. Any time I can pull out my wok I'm a happy camper. In fact we're such huge fans we have 3 woks. I have one that is my personal favourite. Mini-me has one that is her personal favourite. … [Read more...]

Chocolate Fudge Brownie Cookies #CookieWeek #Giveaway

Chocolate Fudge Brownie Cookies | Super easy to make and packed with chocolatey goodness! You are going to love these Chocolate Fudge Brownie cookies!

Super easy to make and packed with chocolatey goodness! You are going to love these Chocolate Fudge Brownie cookies! Welcome to the last day of Cookie Week, hosted by Kim of Cravings of a Lunatic and Susan of The Girl In the Little Red Kitchen! We’ve teamed together with 10 other talented bloggers to bring you 5 fantastic days of cookie recipes to get you in to the holiday spirits. We hope you've enjoyed this week as much as we did! Don't forget to check out and enter our fantastic giveaway … [Read more...]

Pink Coconut Cookies #CookieWeek #Giveaway

Pink Coconut Cookies | These cookies are incredibly moist, packed with coconut and oats. The best part is these are no bake. It's an easy few minutes to Pink Coconut Cookie Heaven!

These cookies are incredibly moist, packed with coconut and oats. The best part is these are no bake. It's an easy few minutes to Pink Coconut Cookie Heaven! Welcome to the day 4 of Cookie Week, hosted by Kim of Cravings of a Lunatic and Susan of The Girl In the Little Red Kitchen! We’ve teamed together with 10 other talented bloggers to bring you 5 fantastic days of cookie recipes to get you in to the holiday spirits. Are you feeling like a cookie monster yet? If not you should be - … [Read more...]

S’mores Cookies #CookieWeek #Giveaway

S'mores Cookies | Perfect bite every time. These S'mores Cookies are loaded with graham crumbs, mini marshmallows and chocolate. Whip some up today!

Perfect bite every time. These S'mores Cookies are loaded with graham crumbs, mini marshmallows and chocolate. Whip some up today! Welcome to the day 3 of Cookie Week, hosted by Kim of Cravings of a Lunatic and Susan of The Girl In the Little Red Kitchen! We’ve teamed together with 10 other talented bloggers to bring you 5 fantastic days of cookie recipes to get you in to the holiday spirits. If you are feeling a mid-week slump, then there is no better way to beat it than a big dose of … [Read more...]

IBS-Friendly Coconut Granola Bars and My Journey with IBS

Coconut Granola Bars | Simple to make, and scrumptious to nosh on. These bars are packed with coconut and chocolate! Peanut butter gives them added taste. Enjoy!

Simple to make, and scrumptious to nosh on. These bars are packed with coconut and chocolate! Peanut butter gives them added taste. Enjoy! This is a sponsored post for VSL#3 through TapInfluence, more details at the bottom of the post! Okay peeps, for those of you who read the blog often you are well aware I have IBS. For those who are new here, hello, I’m Kim and I have IBS. Nothing like just throwing it out there, right. I swear I feel like I am defined by my IBS. It rules my … [Read more...]

White Chocolate-Coconut Cream Pie Parfaits | Marie Callender’s #ComfortsFromHome

White Chocolate Coconut Cream Pie Parfaits | Easy to make parfait that combines white chocolate with coconut. Simple, elegant and absolutely scrumptious!White Chocolate Coconut Cream Pie Parfaits | Easy to make parfait that combines white chocolate with coconut. Simple, elegant and absolutely scrumptious!

Easy to make parfait that combines white chocolate with coconut. Simple, elegant and absolutely scrumptious! This is a sponsored post, more details at the bottom of the post! If you read my blog often you know I have a serious weakness for coconut. I absolutely love the stuff. I cannot get enough of it. It's like my kryptonite. I'd feel bad about it but I'm too busy shoving coconut in my face to care. One of my biggest weaknesses is Coconut Cream Pie. I keep lots of coconut cream pies … [Read more...]

Chocolate and Cashew No Bake Cheesecakes @LoveMySilk

Chocolate and Cashew No Bake Cheesecakes | Easy to make No Bake Cheesecakes layered with a chocolate base, chocolate and cashew filling and topped with crushed cashews.

Easy to make No Bake Cheesecakes layered with a chocolate base, chocolate and cashew filling and topped with crushed cashews. Okay so I'll admit. I'm obsessed with tiny desserts. Since I'm admitting things I'll also admit to being obsessed with no bake desserts, cheesecake, chocolate, and putting all of those things into shot glasses. If there's a self help group for people who compulsively make tiny chocolate cheesecakes in tiny little shot glasses please let me know. I'm … [Read more...]

Grilled Flank Steak with Chipotle Butter | Review of Hairfinity Vitamins

Flank Steak with Chipotle Butter | Marinated Flank Steak grilled to perfection, then topped with Homemade Chipotle Butter! This recipes is stellar!

Flank Steak with Chipotle Butter | Marinated Flank Steak grilled to perfection, then topped with Homemade Chipotle Butter! This recipes is stellar! Today's post is a bit different. I'm sharing a recipe, plus a little story about something a bit off topic. But I felt it was an important story to share with you. Many of you may remember me sharing the tale of my hairdresser turning my green this summer. I know right. It was horrifying. Needless to say I was quite upset. She fixed it but … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter and Chocolate Bark with Reese’s Pieces: Food Fanatic

Peanut Butter and Chocolate Bark with Reese's Pieces | There is something about peanut butter combined with chocolate that makes perfect sense. Toss some Reese's Pieces into the mix and it's sheer perfection!

There is something about peanut butter combined with chocolate that makes perfect sense. Toss some Reese's Pieces into the mix and its sheer perfection! I seriously love bark. I am completely obsessed with bark. I cannot get enough bark. I suppose everyone has their weaknesses. Mine is definitely chocolate. So much so that I contribute as a Chocolate Fanatic over at Food Fanatic. I love being their Chocolate Fanatic. It could not possibly be a better fit for me. Especially when I get to … [Read more...]

Banana Coconut Sweet Bread: Guest Post for Food Babbles

Banana Coconut Sweet Bread | This Banana-Coconut Sweet Bread is incredibly easy to make. It uses coconut in each element to really give it a tropical twist. Enjoy!

This Banana Coconut Sweet Bread is incredibly easy to make. It uses coconut in each element to really give it a tropical twist. Enjoy! This sweet bread recipe is one of our favourites. It's one I've been making for about 15 years. It takes my Mom's Banana Bread recipe and changes it up a little bit. The addition of coconut comes from my extreme love of all things coconut. I am a coconut recipe fiend. I can never get enough of it. I made this recipe for my friend, Kate. She blogs at … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Chicken Wings

Slow Cooker Chicken Wings | These wings are cooked in the slow cooker with root beer and barbecue sauce, then slathered in more sauce, sprinkled with brown sugar, and browned for just a few minutes. Absolutely delightful!

These wings are cooked in the slow cooker with root beer and barbecue sauce, then  slathered in more sauce, sprinkled with brown sugar, and browned for just a few minutes. Absolutely delightful! Oh sweet mother of chicken wings. These little beauties are going to knock your socks off. Seriously, people. These things are out of this world. I'd pat myself on the back but my hands are covered in barbecue sauce. Ah, screw it, I'm throwing caution to the wind, and my shirt in the trash. Some … [Read more...]

Chocolate & Peanut Butter Bark

Chocolate Peanut Butter Bark with Skor Bits- This easy to make Chocolate and Peanut Butter Bark is a real crowd pleaser. The chocolates are marbled together then topped with Skor Bits.

This easy to make Chocolate and Peanut Butter Bark is a real crowd pleaser. The chocolates are marbled together then topped with Skor Bits.  This is pure chocolate and peanut butter heaven, with little nuggets of toffee on top. If you like the combination of peanut butter and chocolate this recipe is for you. If you like easy recipes this is also for you. This one take just a few minutes to make. The downside is it only takes a few minutes to devour as well. So make a lot. Then regroup, and … [Read more...]

Mini Pizza Sandwiches: Guest Post for It’s a Keeper

Mini Pizza Sandwiches- These adorable little Mini Pizza Sandwiches are perfect for game day, or for an afternoon snack. Grill them for the full tailgate experience. You'll thank me for it!

These adorable little Mini Pizza Sandwiches are perfect for game day, or for an afternoon snack. Grill them for the full tailgate experience. You'll thank me for it! Okay folks, these little sandwiches are going to knock your socks off. They are absolutely delicious. The added bonus is they are super easy to make. And quick. You can have these ready so fast you'll think you made a mistake. But trust me, you didn't. They are meant to be that quick to make. These are born of necessity. … [Read more...]

Oreo Ice Cream Cake #IceCreamWeek #Giveaway

Oreo Ice Cream Cake | This is a super easy

Easy to make "cheater ice cream " recipe. This is one of my favourite recipes. I've been making this ice cream for over 30 years. It's such an easy treat and your family and friends will go crazy for it.  Welcome to Day 6, the final day of Ice Cream Week 2014! This year the event is hosted by myself, and Susan of  The Girl in the Little Red Kitchen. We have teamed up with 25 amazing bloggers to bring you ice cream treats all week long. I hope you all threw out the scales this week. Better not … [Read more...]

Roasted Blueberry Milkshake #IceCreamWeek #Giveaway

Roasted Blueberry Milkshakes | Super easy to make and perfect for #IceCreamWeek!

Super easy to make and perfect for blueberry season! You can substitute frozen berries when fresh are not available. Roasting just makes the flavour pop! Welcome to Day 3 of Ice Cream Week 2014! This year the event is hosted by Kim of Cravings of a Lunatic and Susan of  The Girl in the Little Red Kitchen. We have teamed up with 25 amazing bloggers to treat you to tons of amazing ice cream recipes. Ice Cream Week is shaping up to be the best week ever! Our sponsors for the event have provided … [Read more...]

S’mores Ice Cream Sandwiches and a Huge #Giveaway #IceCreamWeek

S'mores Ice Cream Sandwiches | Simple to make and absolutely worth the indulgence and mess!

Simple to make and absolutely worth the indulgence and mess! Welcome to day 2 of Ice Cream Week 2014! This year the event is hosted by Kim of Cravings of a Lunatic and Susan of  The Girl in the Little Red Kitchen. We have teamed up with 25 amazing bloggers to bring you ice cream treats all week long. It's going to be an epic week full of frozen treats! Our sponsors for the event have provided us with some great prizes. A huge thanks to Cake Boss, Anolon, Microplane, WÜSTHOF, Page Street … [Read more...]

Easy Pizza Buttons plus a $350 Cash Giveaway #backtoschool

Pizza Buttons | Easy to make and perfect for back to school!

Easy to make and perfect for back to school! I love easy recipes. I think my regular readers know that at this point. I love finding ways to make quick food because I have a super busy family. With kids in University and a hubby who never knows if he will have to stay late at work I have learned to roll with the punches. I try to have some wicked easy recipes I can make when life gets out of hand. Which is almost daily around here. Especially when school starts back. My daughter's … [Read more...]

Pink Lemonade Ice Cream Pie and a Huge Ice Cream Making Prize Pack Giveaway #IceCreamWeek

Pink Lemonade Ice Cream Pie | Incredibly easy to make and perfect for parties. If you like Pink this pie is for YOU!

Incredibly easy to make and perfect for parties. If you like Pink this pie is for YOU! Welcome to Ice Cream Week 2014! This year the event is hosted by myself,  and Susan of  The Girl in the Little Red Kitchen. We have teamed up with 25 amazing bloggers to bring you ice cream treats all week long. I hope you have as much fun as we did. Break out those stretchy pants and celebrate Ice Cream Week with us. Ice Cream Week is an annual event meant to celebrate our love for ice cream treats. … [Read more...]

Mini Taco Pizza Bites and a Back To School Visit to Staples Back To School Centre

Mini Taco Pizza Bites | Super easy to make and perfect for back to school, and for lunches.

With "Back to School" approaching, I thought I'd share a quick recipe to keep the kids and adults happy. Especially after a productive day Back to School shopping at Staples! I had the pleasure of shopping at Staples Canada for a sponsored post recently. Staples sent me a gift card to go Back to School shopping in their Back to School Centre. It's a cool thing when you can choose to either shop online or in store. We opted to hit the store, live and in person. We had a game plan before … [Read more...]

Candied Maple Bacon #BaconMonth #Giveaway

Candied Maple Bacon | So easy to make, this candied bacon is maple flavoured. Sweet, and salty, it's sheer perfection.

So easy to make, this candied bacon is maple flavoured. Sweet, and salty, it's sheer perfection.  This sweet and salty snack is perfect for parties and brunches. I tend to make it on holidays. It's a nice treat, plus it's super easy to make. Candied bacon is seriously addictive. Once you start eating it you'll never want to stop. Trust me, I speak from experience. I went on a bacon making rampage recently. I made Bacon Jam, Charred Skillet Corn with Bacon, Bacon-wrapped Sausages, and … [Read more...]