ALTERNATIVE CRISPY QUESADILLAS

It’s a Sunday, which means we’ve got a free day for experimental cooking! What are we making this time around? These fantastic Cheesy Chicken, Bacon and Avocado Quesadillas, which I came…

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KOREAN KIMCHI!

KOREAN KIMCHI!

This delicious korean appetizer was introduced to me recently by an actual korean person. Ever since, I’ve taken every opportunity to have some (when possible)! When half a head of…

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HONEY-MUSTARD CHICKEN BURGERS

HONEY-MUSTARD CHICKEN BURGERS

Yumm! What can I say – I love burgers! So naturally, when I asked my friend what to make for dinner, and she suggested burgers, I jumped on the opportunity….

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MAC AND CHEESE – CHICKEN AND BROCCOLI STYLE

MAC AND CHEESE – CHICKEN AND BROCCOLI STYLE

What could be more North American than macaroni and cheese? It was clear, that the latvians had to be exposed to this fantastic comfort food. And so my friend Imanta…

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CANADIAN PANCAKES

A staple of canadian cuisine, and quintessential to the canadian identity is undeniably maple syrup. Which is why it was so logical that it would have to make an appearance here. …

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EASTER TREATS – DEVILLED EGGS

EASTER TREATS – DEVILLED EGGS

So this easter passed without much ado, I didn’t even do the traditional egg colouring in onion skins. For those of you who don’t know what that looks like, here…

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GRILLED CHEESY GOODNESS

I have to say it – grilled cheese sandwiches are gross. At least the ones with the processed cheese slices. The way it sticks to your teeth while you’re eating…

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BBQ BIRTHDAY WINGS

So it’s my friend’s birthday, and we’re having a little get-together at our apartment. I figured I could show my appreciation for the birthday boy by cooking up a special…

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CULTURAL COLLISIONS

CULTURAL COLLISIONS

Ok, although this doesn’t exactly classify as a “North American favourite”, it is a favourite of mine which I discovered in North America. After having been to my friend’s birthday party in…

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SPINACH LUNCH

So I’m in the grocery store in the fresh foods section, and what do I happen to find? Bagged spinach! So I snatched that up and just HAD to make…

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