Zucchini Cakes – Gluten-Free

When life hands you zucchini........ make zucchini cakes! These savoury cakes, or fritters, are easy to whip together at a moment's notice, as an appetizer or accompaniment to a main // read more

Easy Carrot Salad with Cumin, Parsley and Lemon

Out foraging at the local farms the other day, it's clear the last of the carrot harvest is upon us. At Michell Farms, 10 pound bags of carrots can be had for song, and I'm determined to // read more

Carrot-Almond Torte

In Victoria, snow makes us kind of giddy. People tend to smile more and greet strangers on the street. Small independent businesses have shuttered early, with notices such as, "We're off to // read more

Julie Usher’s Easy Pasta Dish

Here's a delicious pasta dish that can be assembled and cooked with ease. It's one of those dishes that you can return to repeatedly - and I do - when the cupboard's looking a little bare, // read more

Easy Elegant Summer Salads:Watermelon and Goat Cheese, Fennel and Orange

Watermelon and goat cheese is an unlikely combination but completely refreshing as a starter or elegant finish to a meal on a hot summer day.  Crumble goat cheese over four wedges of // read more