Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Hasselback Apples – perfect fall treat

I love that the apples are fresh and local at this time of year. This is also fun because it fits in with everyone's dietary requirements around here.  I...
Christmas Dream Cake

White Christmas Dream Cake

Maybe it's the two Christmas tree lighting ceremonies I've attended, or maybe it's all the snow on the ground but boy oh boy is it beginning to look a...
Nutella, Chocolate, West Island Blog

West Island Blog Makes Homemade Nutella

by Rhonda Massad Homemade Nutella is everywhere on Facebook.  How to videos tempting us to try making the decadent spread ourselves.  Being a Nutella junkie,  I had to give it...
Rhonda Massad, Montreal Grandma, West Island Blog, Chocolate covered

Canada Day Dipped Chocolate Strawberries

 Canada Day falls the first week of July.  Happily so does strawberry season in Quebec. This is a fun way to celebrate the holiday and the season. Dipping the berries...
Fluffly Buttermilk Pancakes, weekend brunch, breakfast, West Island Blog, Rhonda Massad, summertime,

Fluffy Buttermilk Pancakes

Topped with fresh berries and pure maple syrup these pancakes are heavenly! 2 cups buttermilk 2 eggs, separated 3Tbsp butter, melted 2 cups flour 2tsp granulated sugar 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp...
Nutella French Toast

Nutella stuffed french toast

Nutella is one of my favorite tastes.  This is an easy one, thought not the healthiest thing it is really yummy Serves: serves 4 (1 "sandwich", 2 halves per person) Ingredients 8...

Asian Glazed Salmon

Ingredients 2 (6 oz)Salmon filets 2 tbsHoney (or agave nectar) 2 tbsSoy sauce (or liquid aminos) 1 tbsGarlic, minced (or 1/2 tsp garlic powder) 1 pktStevia (or 1/2-1 tsp sweetener of choice) 1/8 tspGinger powder...
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5 Pumpkin Treats for a Tasty Halloween Beyond Pumpkin Pie

Do you love all things Autumn? Try out these 5 pumpkin treats that go beyond pumpkin pie to switch things up this Halloween. Pumpkin Juice This is a quick and easy...
Grill corn Quebec

Grilled Corn in Herb Butter

I love grilled corn. Its so natural, so tasty, so Quebec.  Corn is being harvested now and it is yummy.  I was talking to a farmer today at Marché...
Grilled Swiss cheese sandwich with asparagus, Rhonda Massad, Cheese, Asparagus, West Island Blog, WIB, West Island

Grilled Swiss cheese sandwich with asparagus

One of the first veggies out will be asparagus. This is a great way to enjoy a weekend lunch..... Ingredients 1 bunch of green and/or white asparagus (about ¾ lb –...