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French Dip Sandwich

French Dip Sandwich

French Dip Sandwiches have become a staple in our house. We have them at least once a month if not twice a month. The funny thing is that up until a couple years ago I had never had a french dip sandwich. My family never 

Banana Bread French Toast

Banana Bread French Toast

Banana Bread French Toast. It doesn’t get more decadent than that. We were actually suppose to have this recipe up over the weekend so that you could make this for Valentine’s Day morning. But we decided to spend the weekend relaxing and spending time together 

Gluten Free Banana Bread

Gluten Free Banana Bread

Banana Bread is a very classic baked good that when done right is so delicious. When I went gluten free I really struggled when it came to baked goods. I have a major sweet tooth and love chocolate or anything with chocolate in it. I 

Valentine’s Day Dinner Menu

Valentine’s Day Dinner Menu

Happy Valentine’s Day Weekend foodies! Sorry this post is going up a bit late. This past week was such a mess for us. Our laundry room flood which created a huge mess and made doing laundry a lot more difficult. Plus I had a couple 

Herb Crusted Steak

Herb Crusted Steak

Steak is such a luxury these days with the price of beef and meat (in general) going up. Which is why Matt and I only eat steak once every 2-4 weeks. We also only eat meat a few times a week. This is in part 

Last Minute Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

Last Minute Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

Happy Friday Foodies! We have made it through another week and this weekend is Valentine’s Day weekend. Plus Monday is family day here in Canada, which means it is a long weekend. I sure have had a rough week, with many unexpected things popping up, 

Maple Brown Sugar Glazed Carrots

Maple Brown Sugar Glazed Carrots

Whenever planning a meal, I feel like the focus is always the meat (if you eat meat), and then the sides are just that, pushed to the side. They are an after thought. Just an accompaniment. But they don’t have to be. I like side 

Flourless Chocolate Lava Cake

Flourless Chocolate Lava Cake

Happy love week! We are officially one week away from Valentine’s Day and I am so excited. Matt and I don’t have any set traditions for Valentine’s Day. Some years we have stayed in and made dinner together, and others we have went out. Matt’s 

Super Bowl Menu

Super Bowl Menu

Happy Super Bowl Sunday! For many Canadian’s Super Bowl Sunday is not a huge deal but in our household, it is like a holiday. We started planning out menu weeks ago and that is while we are still under a stay at home order. Sadly 

Buffalo Chicken Dip

Buffalo Chicken Dip

Buffalo Chicken Dip has been a staple in the Bates house hold. For as long as Matt and I have been together, the Bates family has been enjoying it. This dish was originally something that Matt’s Aunt would make for special occasions including Super Bowl.