Hot Chocolate Recipes...With a Twist!

One of my favorite things about the colder winter weather is the delicious hot chocolate to drink to warm up with. Here are some yummy recipes we found that will give your hot cocoa a little pizzazz!

Benefits of Bone Broth

Bone broth is a healthy soup that offers comfort during the cold winter months and is great to have on hand for cold and flu season!

5 Tips to Staying Healthy During the Holiday Season

We all know the signs. We foresee the siren's call with baited breath anticipation, "Come to my holiday open house", the Holiday Temptress croons. We gleefully envision the culinary delights that will await us - rich quiches, juicy sausage rolls, decadent truffles, cocktails, mocktails and much more!

This delectable food odyssey will go on until early January. Not to mention the sweet baking smells wafting from our kitchens as we start our holiday baking. Shortbread anyone? Logically, this provokes the question of what to do?

No – Bake Energy Balls * Adapted from Whitewater cooks original recipe

Energy balls are a nutrient rich, energy dense ‘cookie ball’ that actually tastes good!

Kidco Kitchen Spiced Pumpkin Loaf!

The smells of falling leaves on a dewy ground, squashes roasting and cinnamon floating in the air remind us that this is the fall season. Here at Kids & Company our fall menu most definitely encapsulates all of these experiences because we realize how special the feeling of fall is! One of the new items on our menu for the kiddies in this festive atmosphere is a Pumpkin Spiced Loaf that is sure the incite memories of pumpkin patches and falling into leaf piles!

Comfort Foods With a Healthy Twist

The colder weather has arrived which means many of us will be looking for our favorite comfort foods. Here are some healthier versions that saves you some calories but still has all the great taste!

Super Slow Cooker Recipes

With our busy schedules, it isn't always easy to eat healthy. A slow cooker is an easy way to offer a healthier method of cooking with a minimum amount of effort.

Portuguese Chicken Stew

My mother came to Canada from her native São Miguel, Azores (Portuguese island), when she was 13 years old. Cooking was always a big part of our lives and remains so to this day. One of my favourite recipes was one she would make from a cookbook called Portuguese Homestyle Cooking by Ana Patuleia Ortins.

Little Grazers make Hungarian Apple Soup

What better month of the year to celebrate the delicious apple than September? All month long, famiizuu's theme will centre on "harvest" and what fruit is near and dear to the heart of our community, surrounded by orchards? Apples, apples, apples!


Our Little Grazers had a great time making a delicious and easy Spinach Ricotta Lasagna. We crafty moms are always looking for new ways to include more veggies in meals for our kids, and this recipe is a yummy way to do just that. Easy enough for a weeknight meal, and special enough for company this recipe is a keeper.