Category Archives: Events

Fast and delicious taco pizza

A party-perfect combination of two favourite foods! If your family is like mine, there is a good chance you have both tacos and pizza on the regular menu rotation. To me, both are fast, fun meal options although I do … Continue reading

Posted in appetizer, Beef, Breads, cheese, Chicken, easy Tex-Mex dish, Entertaining, Events, family-friendly main dish, gluten-free, Tex-Mex, turkey | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

FLUX popup at Bar Lupulus will be a feast for all the senses  

Limited tickets available for this delicious, inventive evening! Popup dinners are one of the best ways to enjoy the true talents of a culinary community. There is a fantastic one happening in Ottawa at Bar Lupulus on March 19 at … Continue reading

Posted in Events, local, Ottawa | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Have you hugged a farmer lately?

Giving thanks to the hardworking people who feed us! Thanksgiving is just a few days away and like many people, I am eagerly anticipating having family and friends gather from far and wide to share a delicious feast in my … Continue reading

Posted in cooking classes, Events | Leave a comment

Feast of Fields Ottawa’s most delicious fundraiser

Don’t miss out on the event of the season! Last year, the retooled Feast of Fields event delivered one delightful surprise after another, all evening long. It felt like a fabulous cocktail party, with some of Ottawa’s most talented chefs … Continue reading

Posted in Events, fundraiser | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

JUNO-inspired stuffed peppers

Celebrating Canadian music with ingredients tied to song lyrics! It’s JUNO Awards Week in Ottawa and I’m pretty excited by all the musical hoopla. In 2012, the last time the JUNOs were held here, my son played piano for a … Continue reading

Posted in Contest, Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

That time I ate a car …

To be honest, I didn’t exactly eat a car, but I did eat many delicious things that were made of the same biomaterials that Ford is using in automotive research and production. As food editor of Ottawa At Home magazine … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

A delicious day to visit Prince Edward County

Early September’s gorgeous weather has me in complete denial that autumn is coming. I’m still cooking summery foods, basking in warm sunshiney afternoons and enjoying dinners on the deck. I’m also busy looking for new ways to prolong that relaxed, … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , | 1 Comment