Entries by Sammy D

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Wonton Noodles

I have to give all the credit to this recipe to my wonderful aunt. I was extremely lucky to have the chance to live with my Aunt Lynda and her two beautiful kids, Jamie and Josh, for four years while I was going to school and working in Ottawa. Throughout those years, I learned that […]

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Broccoli Chicken Pasta in Light Cream Sauce

Broccoli chicken pasta in white sauce with a healthy twist! I love creamy white sauces, but most of the time they aren’t so good for you! This sauce is actually made of chicken broth and cream of broccoli soup. It was really easy and didn’t create a lot of dishes, which is always a win […]


Roasted Garlic Shrimp on Asparagus & Peppers

Each New Year we always tell ourselves that we will achieve better eating habits. We don’t have to wait for a new year to change these habits. Changing things slowly to make them work with our lifestyle is what is important. I realize how frequently I say, “This recipe is my favorite.” I think this […]

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Three Cheese Garden Vegetable Pizza

Three Cheese Garden Pizza – Yum! When I moved out my mom gave me a pile of recipes and I’ve been sorting through them for a little over a year now. Please don’t judge,  she gave me a lot of them! During my search through the many recipes, I found this & I figured it’s […]


Chicken & Broccoli Braid

When I was growing up my mom had decided to become a Pampered Chef rep. I was fairly young at the time and certainly was not into cooking or learning about all the tools she was showing, but I do remember loving tagging along side to go to the party’s cause they always made all […]

Oreo Cheesecake Cupcakes

This recipe is from the Martha Stewart cupcake cookbook. We made these cupcakes instead of making a cheesecake. We felt they would be easier to serve opposed to making a full cheesecake.  They are a little sweet, so if you’re looking to crunch a sweet tooth these are a great choice cause you won’t need much! […]

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Homemade Oven-Baked Zucchini Sticks

A new healthy snack that is fast and tasty! While browsing Pinterest  for healthy snacks I found these oven-baked zucchini sticks and thought I would give them a try. They sounded delicious and really easy! Here’s my modified recipe & the original link below. Original Source: Fortheloveofcooking.net Ingredients 2 Zucchinis 1/2 cup parmesan cheese 1/2 cup of seasoned bread crumbs (or panko) 1 […]


Healthy Quinoa Cookies! (made with applesauce)

I’m always looking for healthy substitutes so I can still indulge my sweet tooth! These cookies really did just that! I found this recipe on a blog and thought I would give it a try! I halved the recipe cause I didn’t need 3 dozen cookies! At first, I was a little skeptical of what these cookies would taste like, and […]