Videos

Our Kids Make Brunch for the Global Morning Show Crew

Ceri and I aren’t the only ones who can throwdown an easy breakfast. The masterplan we hatched way back when our kids were babies has finally come together in a beautiful spectacle of deliciousness–Scarlett, Esme and Julian can cook. If you don’t believe us, check them out here showing the Global Morning Show crew how to make easy brunch ideas

Videos

Overnight Chia Pudding Video

My complicated relationship with the month of June is in full bloom. I’m loving the warmer days (and fewer arguments with children about jackets) but am feeling the burnout of the end of the school year. I think my kids are sensing my overall frazzlement (I made it up, deal with it!) and trying to make the most of it

SPC on Set

Learning to Love Leftovers on Global’s The Morning Show

Remember when you were single and you thought leftovers were silly? Wasn’t that cute?! Now leftovers are the difference between an easy dinner and you calling for takeout. Each month we’re on Global’s The Morning Show and this week we shared two great recipes with Jeff and Carolyn each giving you enough leftovers to recast into a brand new dish

Spring

10 Delicious Things to Cook in March

Spring’s not here yet, as much as we wish it would hurry up. It’s a funny time in the markets and grocery stores. Our fall favourites like beets and sweet potatoes are still looking great but spring’s early superstars like rhubarb are starting to show up. Here’s how we’ll be cooking in this transitional season.

Dinner

Immunity Boosting Dinners

As a recovering germaphobe this time of year always makes me a bit nervous. For instance, when I watch my daughter dive into her after school snacks without even washing her hands I have a small heart attack. “Do you have to stick your fingers into the hummus before you wash your hands?,” I’ll say. After the necessary eye roll,

Round-Ups

10 Easy & Elegant Holiday Brunch Recipes

Having family or friends over for brunch over the holidays? Aren’t you smart! We love the laid back easiness of daytime entertaining. Plus, brunch food is the best food in our books. Here are a few of our favourites, from creamy frittata to baked French toast to sweet and spicy waffles.

Products

Masterpass Diary Day 3 – Presents and Projects and a Giveaway, Oh My!

We’ve had a busy week and you can bet we’re looking forward to the weekend. In addition to our usual workload, we took a little trip to London, Ontario to speak to the good folks of Rogers TV about holiday time-saving strategies. (Check it out using the link above.) It was so great to get into a car with Ceri

Strategies

Masterpass Diary Day 2 – Muffins, Movie and lost Toques

Hey Guys, welcome to Day 2 of our Masterpass Diary…. where you get to watch me and Laura try to dominate a typically busy week and all the work/family/school priorities we’re juggling. It’s also known as survival. When I think back to my pre-kids days (oh, hey cereal for dinner!) and all that I was able to accomplish in a