Tagged: organic

Some of the delicious fresh produce given to us by a culinary friend from their community garden

Thank Goodness For Community Gardens

  We are very fortunate to have a small back yard vegetable garden of our own, one that we’re slowly learning to use at full potential. Many of our friends however are avid users...

A garden fresh salad comprised entirely of hand-picked ingredients from our home garden

A Deliciously Organic Garden Fresh Salad

  There are many who might shake their head in subconscious disappointment reading about the amazement of eating fresh ingredients, but our family has only recently been fortunate enough to enjoy such wonderful bounty....

The first produce out of our garden, one of our home grown radishes

Home Grown Radishes – This Season’s First Produce

  In all fairness, I hadn’t even gone out to take a look at anything in our garden when this was taken, my mission was entirely sprinkler related with sweaty grumpy kids in tow....

Braised beef & braised mushrooms with zucchini salad and roasted sweet potatoes

Braised Beef & Braised Mushrooms With Zucchini Salad & Baked Sweet Potatoes

  This Tuesday our weekly menu plan called for the following. Protein: Organic beef Vegetable: Zucchini Side: Sweet potatoes   Organic Braised Beef In Red Wine Sauce   To be fair, when beef is...

Ground Pork Burgers with Home Fries and Creamy Fennel Salad

Ground Pork Burgers with Home Fries and Creamy Fennel Salad

  This Tuesday our menu plan called for the following Protein: Ground Pork Vegetable: Fennel Side: Potatoes   Ground Pork Burgers With Bacon Very rarely do we ever eat ground beef anymore. Buying organic...

Deconstructed French onion soup, beef braised in red wine, broiled rosemary salmon, roasted potatoes, acorn squash, carrots and rutabaga ... with asparagus of course!

French Onion Soup with Braised Beef, Broiled Salmon & Roasted Vegetables

  Aaah the weekend, break out every piece of cookery! This Saturday our menu plan called for French onion soup. Problem is, I really didn’t want to deal with a separate seething hot bowl...

Organic pork chops in apple & raisin sauce with roasted butternut squash and sautéed broccoli & mushrooms

Pork Chops With Roasted Butternut Squash And Sautéed Brocolli & Mushrooms

This Tuesday our weekly menu plan called for the following: Protein: Pork Chops Vegetable: Brocolli Side: Butternut Squash     Organic Skillet Pork Chops in Apple & Raisin Sauce Maybe I’m having delayed holiday...

Lemon butter breaded scallops with sun dried tomato & sweet potato puree and apple endive coleslaw

Breaded Scallops and Sweet Potato Puree with Endive & Apple Coleslaw

This Monday our weekly menu plan called for the following. Protein: Scallops Vegetable: Endives Side: Sweet Potatoes   Lemon Butter Breaded Scallops I had a feeling this would be a winner right from the...

Pork tenderloin with roasted beets, sauteed beet greens and garlic mashed potatoes

Pork Tenderloin With Beet Greens & Garlic Mashed Potatoes

  This Tuesday our weekly menu plan called for the following: Protein: Pork Tenderloin Vegetable: Beets Side: Potatoes   Maple Dijon Pork Tenderloin Probably one of my favourite main dishes, pan-seared pork tenderloin simmered...

Organic Pork Chops with Blanched Sesame Yellow Beans & Sautéed Bok Choy

  Overview … This Tuesday my weekly menu plan called for: Protein: Pork Chops Starchy Side: Beans Vegetable: Bok Choy With chops and bok choy on the menu, I couldn’t help but find inspiration in Asian-style...