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Impulsive Culinarian On Youtube!

It’s Good To Be Back! I’ve finally taken the plunge and started making youtube videos! Ages ago I tinkered with video podcasting and it was a serious hobby of mine for a while, and...

Fresh produce from our local farmer's market, testing dishes for our Thanksgiving menu

Planning Our Thanksgiving Menu

  Fall is my absolute favourite season of the year, and our Canadian Thanksgiving comes as a hallmark of that beautiful time. The leaves are turning, the days are warm but the nights are...

The magic of homemade vegetable broth is, you can use anything you want!

Time For Some Homemade Vegetable Broth

  Every few months, depending on what we’ve been cooking, there comes a time when I notice a dwindling supply of our home made vegetable broth in the freezer. It’s nothing to fret about...

Experimenting with moist and delicious home made gluten free banana muffins

Moist And Delicious Gluten Free Banana Muffins

  Those of you who know, have probably already seen my Gourmand Gluten Free Banana Bread Recipe, and I’ll humbly submit that it is quite delicious, but I’ve been looking for a more ‘portable’...

Delicious pan fried trout smothered in mushrooms and onions with maple-glazed carrots and cauliflower rice!

Pan Fried Trout With Maple-Glazed Carrots & Cauliflower Rice

  Although I never did much fishing in my youth, preparing trout this way always makes me feel that, if I was an angler, I would have made this a lot on the camp...

Who can resist sautéed broccoli with thinly sliced shallots!

Delicious Sautéed Broccoli and Shallots

  Much to my surprise, as I was rummaging around the vegetable crisper in our fridge, I noticed an entirely forgotten head of broccoli lying around waiting to be eaten! It wasn’t quite like...

One of the most delicious side dishes ever, roasted butternut squash and roasted sweet peppers mashed together in a beautiful culinary combo

Mashed Roasted Butternut Squash & Roasted Sweet Peppers Recipe

  No matter the season, squash is a hearty addition to any meal, but especially when summer is winding down and the cooler winds of fall are on the fading green leaves. A well-seasoned...

My spontaneously successful roast beef!

Top Sirloin Roast Beef Recipe

  It just so happened that one delicious looking cut of amazingly priced top sirloin roast caught my eye at the grocery store, and quickly became overwhelmed with a craving for roast beef! So this...

Breaded zucchini with sautéed shrimp and turnip greens

Breaded Zucchini With Sautéed Shrimp & Turnip Greens

  Having been the welcome recipient of much produce from a friend’s communal garden, we were thankful and motivated to enjoy all this great fare before it spoiled. The zucchini alone was a meal...

Yummy pan fried trout fillets with roasted broccoli and simple white rice

Pan Fried Trout With Roasted Broccoli & White Rice

  Nothing beats the simplicity of fresh grilled fish and simple sides, it’s so light and refreshing and your body just feels better eating it.   It’s always fun to take a common side...