Guacamole Salad with Grilled Chipotle Chicken

We don’t tend to make very many recipes over and over again because I’m always recipe testing new things. But this Guacamole Salad has been a staple on our menu for about 5 years now. I’m not sure why it’s never occurred to me to write it down before, but here it finally is.

Plain of Six Glaciers Hike in Banff National Park

The Plain of Six Glaciers Hike in Banff National Park is a popular one, and it’s easy to see why! You start this hike by the shores of the iconic Lake Louise. After you’ve made it around the lake, you begin a steady ascent up towards the glaciers.

Thai Basil Turkey Lettuce Wraps

I’m a huge lettuce wrap fan, especially in the summer. I tend to crave lighter meals, with lots of fresh produce, and of course packed with flavor. However, that being said, sometimes I like to ‘bulk up’ my ‘light’ meals. So if you’re feeling extra hungry, try adding cooked vermicelli rice noodles into your lettuce wraps as well.

Mom’s No Bake Grain Free Cheesecake

This cheesecake has been a summer staple for as long as I can remember. My mom always made this several times a summer, especially for birthdays or picnics because it’s so nice and portable. It’s also a no-bake dessert which is essential in the hottest weeks of the year.

Grilled Balsamic Bruschetta Chicken

Summer meals should pretty much always be fast, fresh, and easy to make in my way of thinking. Of course that doesn’t mean they should have any less flavor though. I always think of some of the world’s greatest cuisines based around fresh ingredients, especially anything in the Mediterranean. Their dishes are simply bursting with flavor, but not because they’re … Read More

BLAT Chicken Lettuce Wraps with Ranch Mayo

Last summer I posted a recipe for Italian Sub Lettuce Wraps with Pepperoncini Aioli, and I’ve been getting requests for more lettuce wraps ever since! So today I thought I’d share my other favorite we came up with last summer – BLAT Chicken Lettuce Wraps with Ranch Mayo.

Lake Agnes Teahouse Hike in Banff National Park

The Lake Agnes Teahouse Hike begins on the shores of one of the most iconic lakes in Canada – Lake Louise. From there you climb moderately through the trees with a quick stop to view Mirror Lake. Right before you reach your destination, there’s also a waterfall next to the trail.

Paleo S’mores Pudding Pie

The summer just calls for a new dessert inspired by the classic s’mores combination. Last year I did these Blondie S’mores Brownies, which has been a big hit. And so this year I decided to move onto a pie, since you can’t go wrong with either one!