Apple and Butternut Squash Risotto with Spicy Saucisson

Apple and Butternut Squash Risotto with Spicy Saucisson

Risotto is comfort food at its best. It’s warm, cheesy and gooey so it goes down easy with very little chewing. I had the enormous privilege to eat the best risotto EVER at the Au Pied de Cochon sugar shack … Continue reading

The Poutine

The Poutine

I’d like to start this post by saying a big THANK YOU to our families, friends and followers who have been encouraging us in the last few months as JulieC and I were training for our first half-marathon. Looks like all that positivism … Continue reading

Fasoulada (Greek Bean Soup)

Fasoulada (Greek Bean Soup)

Last week I realized I had not posted one Greek recipe on the blog. And then I realized why. I am constantly being spoiled by my family, and my boyfriends family, with Greek meals, desserts, snacks, restaurant outings, etc… so … Continue reading

Basics: Baked Sweet Potato Fries

Basics: Baked Sweet Potato Fries

I don’t eat orange vegetables for fun. Sure, fine, I’ll eat my carrots. But I’m completely miserable while munching away at them in front of the TV. I mean really, who is that person who loves eating dry, cold, bland, … Continue reading

Ricotta and Spinach Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms

Ricotta and Spinach Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms

As previously mentioned by JulieC, The Porto Bellas are training for a 21km marathon. So we’ve both had to learn to pay more attention to what we’re stuffing in our faces before and after our runs (stuffing ourselves is quite … Continue reading