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Egg-in-a-hole: Christmas version

Dec 12, 2011

I love easy ideas that help to make healthy eating interesting for kids. This week my daughter is having a few school pals over for a Christmas lunch, and I’m the cook!     The idea is based on the o…

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Black Forest Banana Bread

Dec 8, 2011

This is not your typical banana bread. Crammed with cherries, chocolate chips and pecans, there's barely room for the bananas! But this medley of Black Forest Cake flavours makes this loaf of Blac…

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5 Christmas baking recipes that will make you the ...

Nov 30, 2011

                        Holiday festivities have begun in earnest with community Santa Claus parades, Christmas craft shows, office holiday parties, and ramped up activity at the mall! …

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What foods have fat and how much of them can you e ...

Nov 22, 2011

This past weekend a girl friend wanted to stop into a fast food outlet to get a muffin. “At least I know it’s a healthy choice” she said. Normally in social circles I don’t annoy people with nutrition…

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How to make a Striped Omelette

Nov 17, 2011

I often find myself assuring people that omelettes are not difficult to make. Seems there can be some apprehension when it comes to making this classic egg dish. In fact, all you need is the right equ…

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Making Spiced French Toast with Dianne and Lynn

Nov 14, 2011

Egg farmer Dianne McComb from Lucan, Ontario, and food writer and cookbook author Lynn Ogryzlo cooked up Spiced French Toast on the Be Healthy stage at the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair in Toronto ye…

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3 Unique French Toast Recipes That are Sure to Imp ...

Oct 20, 2011

Love French Toast? Then you'll want to visit Egg Farmers of Ontario's website for three unique takes on this iconic way to combine eggs and bread. There's the traditional version - slices of French…

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3 or 6 minutes to boil an egg? Or somewhere in bet ...

Oct 12, 2011

Bit of an uproar on the other side of the pond last week as a group of British students proved that cooking expert Delia Smith was correct in recommending that 6 minutes of simmering produces the best…

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Pumpkin Creme Brulee

Oct 8, 2011

Looking for a special dessert for Thanksgiving? Look no further than this Pumpkin Crème Brûlée. Although you'll need to caramelize the dessert with a mini torch or under the broiler just before servi…

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