Archive from October, 2011
“Lemon” Chicken

“Lemon” Chicken

Here’s a simple, yet tasty, childhood favourite of my oldest son’s – Alex (aka Marathon Man after running his first marathon in Toronto last weekend) used to love this dish and always called it “lemon” Read more...

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By     |    Oct 20, 2011
Posted in: Let's Eat     |    20 Comments
Autumn Pot Roast

Autumn Pot Roast

Despite our summery Thanksgiving weekend in Atlantic Canada (temperatures over 25 degrees C for most of us), this week has brought us back to reality and with it, some glorious, but definitely cooler days. Just Read more...

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By     |    Oct 13, 2011
Posted in: Let's Eat     |    12 Comments
Reach Out and Touch…Take 2

Reach Out and Touch…Take 2

This blog is an incredible learning experience, I feel that I have learned more about the internet, facebook and twitter in the last week than I did in the last 10 years – like how Read more...

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By     |    Oct 8, 2011
Posted in: Table Talk     |    5 Comments
Nova Scotia Gingerbread

Nova Scotia Gingerbread

Hope that this will have been worth the wait! Warm gingerbread, topped with butter, is one of my favourite childhood desserts, the deep sweetness of cinnamon, ginger and cloves enhanced by rich molasses and contrasted Read more...

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By     |    Oct 7, 2011
Posted in: Let's Eat     |    17 Comments
Reach Out and Touch…

Reach Out and Touch…

For those of you keeping track, I know I promised you gingerbread and gingerbread you will get by the end of today! A promise is a promise. But on Day 5 of Mental Illness Awareness Read more...

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By     |    Oct 7, 2011
Posted in: Table Talk     |    6 Comments
Dad’s Harvest Vegetable Chowder

Dad’s Harvest Vegetable Chowder

My plan was to make Nova Scotia Gingerbread my next blog, but this morning’s local paper, The Chronicle Herald, published a front page article detailing some Vital Signs on the health of Nova Scotians and Read more...

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By     |    Oct 4, 2011
Posted in: Let's Eat     |    13 Comments
Slow Cooked Bliss – Braised Lamb Shoulder

Slow Cooked Bliss – Braised Lamb Shoulder

Welcome to my first At Least I Can Cook – Let’s Eat post! It’s a rainy, balmy Sunday in Bedford, NS (near Halifax) – Ophelia, the hurricane du jour is tickling our shores, bringing rain, Read more...

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By     |    Oct 2, 2011
Posted in: Let's Eat     |    27 Comments
Welcome to At Least I Can Cook

Welcome to At Least I Can Cook

Both personally exhilarating and scary to be launching a blog at all, I’ve timed the launch this week to coincide with and highlight Mental Illness Awareness Week, MIAW, October 2 – 8, 2011, coordinated by Read more...

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By     |    Oct 2, 2011
Posted in: Anne-alyzing, Let's Eat, Table Talk     |    44 Comments