Sweet n’ Sour Pineapple Meatballs

Rob and I have always enjoyed this one.  The fussy kids who do not like peppers or pineapple tend to fish those out and eat the sauce and the meatballs. Sweet N’ Sour Pineapple Meatballs       1 1/2 lbs ground beef 1/4 cup bread crumbs 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 egg 14 oz. pineapple tidbits…

Pineapple Chicken Crockpot/Stir Fry

1 bag stir-fry vegetables, frozen – 1kg 1 19 oz can pineapple tidbits or chunks 1 cup Sweet and Sour Sauce (store or homemade) 2 chicken breasts, sliced. Increase recipe size according to your family. Combine all the ingredients in a zip lock freezer bag.  Lay flat to freeze. Thaw in  your refrigerator the night…

Haitian Chicken

8-10 chicken leg or thighs 3/4 cup chopped bread and butter pickles 1/4 cup pickle juice 1/3 cup ketchup 1/4 cup soy sauce 1/2 cup brown sugar Place chicken in freezer bag.  Mix together remaining ingredients and pour over chicken.  Freeze flat. Thaw before baking.  To bake – place chicken in single layer in casserole…

Chicken Pot Pies II

1/3 cup butter 1/3 cup finely diced onion  3/4 cup finely diced carrot  1/2 cup diced celery 1 3/4 cups turkey/chicken broth (store bought or homemade) 2/3 cup milk 3 tablespoons sweet rice flour (or cornstarch) 1/4 teaspoon celery seed 1/4 teaspoon pepper 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon poultry seasoning gf 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder…

Cajun Chicken Linguine

Thanks to Margreit  for this recipe!  Prep time: 20 min.Coo time 20 min.                       4 ounces  linguine pasta  gluten free             2 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves 3 teaspoons Cajun seasoning 2 tablespoons butter 1 red bell pepper, sliced 1 green bell…

Potato and Chicken Casserole – serves 8

2 – 3 chicken breasts 8  medium – large potatoes (when cubed fill the casserole dish about 2/3 full) 1/3 cup olive oil 1 1/2 tsp salt 2 tsp fresh ground pepper 1 T paprika 2 T garlic powder 4 T hot sauce Topping 2 cups Shredded Cheese 1 cup crumbled Bacon (used Hornel bacon bits from Costco) 1…

Broccoli Chicken

This recipe comes to us from the Vanderwoud family and has become one of our favourites. Broccoli Chicken 1 kg frozen broccoli, chopped 4 chicken breasts cut in strips or chopped in cubes 2 cups chicken stock – see notes below to make without chicken stock 4 tablespoons flour (if gluten free use rice flour)…

Confetti Coleslaw

  Confetti Coleslaw 300 grams coleslaw 1 large red pepper, diced 1/2 cup frozen corn 1/4 cup feta cheese 1 apple, diced – optional 1 tablespoons bacon bits – optional 1/4 – 1/3 cup Ranch Salad Dressing Place 300 grams coleslaw mix into salad bowl.  Add remaining ingredients. Toss.  Let sit for 10 minutes to…

Cottage property for sale lake of the woods

Selection of photos to give you an idea of our cottage property.   It is very nicely treed with a good variety of trees ie cedars, spruce pine, birch etc.  There are lots of wild strawberries and wild raspberries also growing on the property.  If you wanted to rent it out during the summer months during…

Gluten Free Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

Ingredients 1 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1 1/2 cups white granulated sugar 1/2 cup vegetable oil 4 eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 2 cups gluten free all-purpose flour mix 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup confectioners’ sugar Method: mix cocoa powder, sugar, eggs and oil and vanilla together.  Mix dry ingredients together….