Curried Lentils and Sweet Potato Shepherd’s Pie

Curried Lentils and Sweet Potato Shepherd’s Pie

Lately I’ve been on a bit of a lentil craze. And it has nothing to do with the fact that I discovered 3 different (relatively full), opened bags of lentils in my cupboard… nooo. Truth is, I hate clutter. Even … Continue reading

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

Eggplant Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Eggplant Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Winter, we need to talk. It was nice to have you around for the holidays; you made snow globes and the song “White Christmas” relevant.  You threw a couple of wild -30°C parties and we let it slide (no pun intended). You … 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