I'm 36 years old, married for 13 years and have two boys. Being from Canada, we are big hockey fans and I am a self-proclaimed "Hockey Mom". I enjoy gardening, cooking and anything to do with food. The Food Network is my favourite channel and I browse AllRecipes on a daily basis!

Chinese Chicken Ball Sauce (Red Sauce)

Here's a recipe for the red sweet and sour sauce served with chicken balls in Chinese food restaurants. While it's not exactly the same, it is pretty close and a great substitute to use when making your own Chinese food. Enjoy!

Holland Boterkoek

Rating: 4.5 stars 32
A decadent Dutch cake that's super easy to stir up and a perfect complement to a cup of tea or coffee. It's actually more like a soft cookie than a cake but definitely delicious nonetheless.

No-Bake Holiday Cherry Crisps

Try these delicious little cookies once and you'll be hooked. A tradition for Christmas but excellent any time of the year.

Amazing Thin Crust Pizza

This is an absolutely delicious and healthy recipe that was given to me by a friend who works at a pizzeria. It only takes 10 minutes to prepare! If you don't want to use whole wheat flour, regular flour works just as well. Enjoy!

Perfect Strawberry Jam

I've been using this recipe for many years now. Every June we pick our own berries and then I spend the entire night making this delicious strawberry jam. It never fails to deliver with just the right amount of sweetness.

Big Mac Sauce

After a little experimenting, I came up with this version of Big Mac Sauce. Tastes just like the real deal.

Slowcooker Meatballs

These sweet and savoury meatballs can be made ahead of time and kept warm in the slowcooker. The sauce combines the flavors of vinegar, kethup, brown sugar and worcestershire sauce. So simple and so, so delicious, a must have for any occasion!

Tomato and Mozzerella Salad in Balsamic Vinigrette

Juicy tomatoes, mozerella cheese and black olives are marinated in a balsamic vinegrette. Very simple to make and perfect for any occasion.