Spring

Warm Roasted Asparagus Salad with Orange Dressing and Parmesan

Warm Roasted Asparagus Salad with Orange Dressing and Parmesan

A fresh way to enjoy asparagus, with an orange and shallot dressing and shaved Parmesan cheese. Perfect for Spring or as an Easter vegetable side dish. [...]

April 11, 2014 Jennifer M Side Dishes 16

French Toast Bagels

French Toast Bagels

A quick and easy french toast bagel recipe, flavoured with pure maple syrup and cinnamon and topped with real maple sugar flakes. [...]

March 13, 2014 Jennifer M Breads 10

Sweet Yeast Bread with a Cream Cheese, Fresh Cherry and Crumble Topping

Sweet Yeast Bread with a Cream Cheese, Fresh Cherry and Crumble Topping

A lovely, sweet yeast bread, topped with sweet, fresh cherries, cream cheese and a crumble topping. A great bread for breakfast or tea time. [...]

June 10, 2013 Jennifer M Breads 16

Maple White Sandwich Bread

Maple White Sandwich Bread

A beautfiul, white sandwich bread, made with maple syrup as the sweetener. Makes excellent toast. [...]

May 19, 2013 Jennifer M Breads 10

How to Make Maple Butter

How to Make Maple Butter

See how easy it is to make maple butter quickly and easily at home. Starts with real maple syrup and butter that is boiled and then mixed until light and creamy. [...]

May 18, 2013 Jennifer M Sweets 6

Creamy Asparagus and Aged Cheddar Bake

Creamy Asparagus and Aged Cheddar Bake

A delicious way to enjoy Spring asparagus. Asparagus is baked with a quick white sauce and sprinkled with aged cheddar cheese. Ready in about 20 minutes. [...]

May 17, 2013 Jennifer M Side Dishes 28

Rhubarb Sour Cream Cake

Rhubarb Sour Cream Cake

A lovely, moist cake that can be made with either fresh or frozen rhubarb. Lovely served warm with ice cream or a dollop of whipped cream. [...]

May 8, 2013 Jennifer M Sweets 33

Skillet Maple Syrup Pudding Cake

Skillet Maple Syrup Pudding Cake

A delicious Maple Syrup Pudding Cake, reminiscent of warm, syrup-soaked pancakes and baked in a cast-iron skillet. [...]

April 18, 2013 Jennifer M Sweets 18

Roasted Asparagus and Prosciutto Crostini with Fontina Cheese Sauce

Roasted Asparagus and Prosciutto Crostini with Fontina Cheese Sauce

A beautiful Spring dish, crostini, topped with roasted asparagus and prosciutto and topped with a Fontina cheese sauce. Great as an appetizer for a special dinner, or for brunch or a light supper. [...]

March 29, 2013 Jennifer M Appetizers 12

Upside-Down Maple Apple Cake

Upside-Down Maple Apple Cake

A delicious and easy apple and maple syrup cake that is baked upside-down. The maple syrup soaks into the cake and tastes just like a stack of warm apple pancakes! [...]

November 15, 2012 Jennifer M Sweets 8

Skillet Rhubarb Cobbler

Skillet Rhubarb Cobbler

Yes, my love affair with cast-iron skillet desserts continues. I can’t help myself. I just love the rustic look and feel, not to mention the ability of cast-iron to bake up those tasty, crispy edge bits. It’s rhubarb season and I was itching to make something rhubarb-y, but unfortunately, my rhubarb patch is a late [...]

May 15, 2012 Jennifer M Sweets 10

Celebrate Spring with these great asparagus recipe ideas

Celebrate Spring with these great asparagus recipe ideas

I love asparagus season. Not only because I love asparagus, but because it signals that Spring has finally arrived. I have enjoyed asparagus many ways, but I figure there’s always room for more asparagus recipe ideas. Here’s some that caught my eye recently (photos below as well) … 1. Asparagus Grilled Cheese SandwichRoasted asparagus, grainy [...]

March 30, 2012 Jennifer M Misc. 2

Saturday Morning Meal Plan – March 24, 2012

Saturday Morning Meal Plan – March 24, 2012

This week’s menu has a bit of a Spring flavour, but with a nod to the fact that it’s a bit too early to say goodbye to Winter quite yet. Here in Muskoka, the past week has felt more like summer, but it’s supposed to be a bit more seasonal in the coming week (read [...]

March 24, 2012 Jennifer M Meal Plans 0