2 ingredient grilled pork chops


As we get into BBQ season we tend to get excited about all the various options about how to cook certain cuts of meat.  Walk down any grocery store or read and self proclaimed BBQ “expert” and they will have all the insight about what rubs, sauces and mops to use to season your pork […]

Canadian Barbecue Nachos


Canadians and barbecues just go together, so these Canadian Barbecue Nachos are sure to please this Canada Day or any day. This recipe is a new take on an old favorite, nachos. Making these Canadian Nachos in a cast iron pan, ensures even cooking and great taste.  As for cooking on the BBQ, this makes it […]

Grilled Shrimp Skewers


Grilled shrimp skewers are delicious. Shrimp is a family favorite in our home and grilled shrimp has been a treat now that the snow has finally melted. My husband has been outside grilling many of our supper meals – summer is almost here! We enjoyed these grilled shrimp skewers with rainbow root vegetables.   5.0 […]

Zucchini Lasagna

zucchini lasagna recipe

I LOVE PASTA – and although I do eat the occasional rice pasta dish now, our real food way of living has us coming up with new ways to make old favorites. This zucchini lasagna recipe has become a fast favorite in our home. The best part is that it is easy to make – […]

Easy Chicken Lettuce Wraps


One thing I have realized on my real food journey is that food actually tastes really good. I think I forgot what real food actually tasted like when it was always processed or covered in sugar filled, or artificially flavored sauces. Simple is often better – these chicken lettuce wraps are so tasty, healthy and […]

no bean Hawaiian chili recipe


February 27th, 2014 is National Chili Day – I wanted to create a chili recipe without beans that would work for people following the Paleo diet. Although I do not follow the Paleo way of eating specifically, I would say that 70-80% of the foods I now eat (real food/clean eating) would fall pretty close […]

Quinoa & Mushroom Stuffed Peppers


One of my favorite recipes is Quinoa & Mushroom Stuffed Peppers. These long sweet peppers are perfect for this healthy, delicious supper. 5.0 from 1 reviews Print Quinoa & Mushroom Stuffed Peppers Author: Jody Arsenault   These quinoa stuffed mushrooms are healthy and delicious! Ingredients 1 cup quinoa 1 cup mushrooms, chopped 1 small onion, chopped […]

Lacmajun ~ A Turkish #Recipe


Hello Mommy Moments readers. I have some exciting news. Since I last wrote in this space, I have become a first time Grandma! Our gorgeous little granddaughter (literally only 6  pounds) came bursting into the world this past weekend and we are over the moon with joy. Since her arrival, I have been cooking in […]

Baked Macaroni and Cheese

baked mac and cheese bacon

It’s lunch week here on Mommy Moment and I couldn’t miss the opportunity to talk about how leftovers make great lunches. Baked macaroni and cheese using local Bothwell cheese is a favorite in our home, so I try to make extra and then the next morning I put it piping hot into a thermos for […]

Pink Sticker Pot Stickers Recipe

Pork Pot Stickers

  I have written in this space on previous occasions, about how thrifty I am with my grocery shopping and meal preparation for my family. Well this recipe takes my frugal eye, to a whole new level, as every single ingredient that was not already on my pantry shelf, had a 50% off fluorescent pink […]