Red Lentil Coconut Dhal with Sweet Potato & Kale │ © Life Through the Kitchen Window.com

Red Lentil Coconut Dhal with Sweet Potato & Kale

Taking red lentil dhal to the next level of creamy lusciousness with coconut milk and caramelized sweet potato. Seconds please!

Red Lentil Coconut Dhal with Sweet Potato & Kale │ © Life Through the Kitchen Window.com

Red Lentil Coconut Dhal with Sweet Potato & Kale

Taking red lentil dhal to the next level of creamy lusciousness with coconut milk and caramelized sweet potato. Seconds please!

Wibbly Wobbly Fun - Rhubarb Jelly & Cream | © Life Through the Kitchen Window.com

Simple Pleasures ✻ Wibbly Wobbly Fun

What could be more of a simple pleasure than a dessert that’s tart and sweet, colourful and wibbly wobbly? This is jelly and cream — and summer eating fun — at its best!

Wibbly Wobbly Fun - Rhubarb Jelly & Cream | © Life Through the Kitchen Window.com

Simple Pleasures ✻ Wibbly Wobbly Fun

What could be more of a simple pleasure than a dessert that’s tart and sweet, colourful and wibbly wobbly? This is jelly and cream — and summer eating fun — at its best!

Intensely Cumin Chickpeas | © Life Through the Kitchen Window.com

On Hospitality and A Cumin Chickpea Dish

On the pleasures of easeful hospitality and a treasure to take home: the recipe for a spicy chickpea dish lavishly flavoured with cumin seed.

Intensely Cumin Chickpeas | © Life Through the Kitchen Window.com

On Hospitality and A Cumin Chickpea Dish

On the pleasures of easeful hospitality and a treasure to take home: the recipe for a spicy chickpea dish lavishly flavoured with cumin seed.

Green Bean Salad with Fingerling Potatoes, Yellow Zucchini & Cherry Tomatoes | © Life Through the Kitchen Window.com

The Green Bean Variations ✼ Freestyling An Old Favourite

Take a favourite summer salad and change it up based on what looks appealing at the local farmers’ market. My green bean variations show the fun of kitchen free styling!

Green Bean Salad with Fingerling Potatoes, Yellow Zucchini & Cherry Tomatoes | © Life Through the Kitchen Window.com

The Green Bean Variations ✼ Freestyling An Old Favourite

Take a favourite summer salad and change it up based on what looks appealing at the local farmers’ market. My green bean variations show the fun of kitchen free styling!

Strawberry Panna Cotta | © Life Through the Kitchen Window.com

Summer Happiness ❊ Strawberry Panna Cotta

Little pots of happiness … Creamy, silky, vanilla bean-flecked panna cotta, with subtle strawberry flavour and just a hint of delicate, blushing pink. Topped with an adorable strawberry, could there be a better dessert for summer?

Strawberry Panna Cotta | © Life Through the Kitchen Window.com

Summer Happiness ❊ Strawberry Panna Cotta

Little pots of happiness … Creamy, silky, vanilla bean-flecked panna cotta, with subtle strawberry flavour and just a hint of delicate, blushing pink. Topped with an adorable strawberry, could there be a better dessert for summer?

Avocado Hummus | © Life Through the Kitchen Window.com

Guacamus? Hummamole? ❊ Avocado Hummus

Guacamus? Hummamole? Whatever you choose to call it, this avocado hummus is delicious! See how I kitchen freestyled it and how I’ll make it even better next time.

Avocado Hummus | © Life Through the Kitchen Window.com

Guacamus? Hummamole? ❊ Avocado Hummus

Guacamus? Hummamole? Whatever you choose to call it, this avocado hummus is delicious! See how I kitchen freestyled it and how I’ll make it even better next time.

Cake Plate Memories | © Life Through the Kitchen Window.com

On Ephemera and Eggs

Reflections on the ephemera of a lifetime, emptying our parents’ home, and memories. I celebrate the power of food memories by revisiting a post about my mother’s fried eggs with apples.

Cake Plate Memories | © Life Through the Kitchen Window.com

On Ephemera and Eggs

Reflections on the ephemera of a lifetime, emptying our parents’ home, and memories. I celebrate the power of food memories by revisiting a post about my mother’s fried eggs with apples.

Life Through the Kitchen Window | © Life Through the Kitchen Window.com

Two-For-One Facelift ✼ The Blog and A Sassier Rhubarb Strawberry Crisp

There’s nothing like a facelift to give the blog a refreshing new image … water, sky and sand provided the inspiration for the new look. And my sassy rhubarb strawberry crisp is now even sassier.

Life Through the Kitchen Window | © Life Through the Kitchen Window.com

Two-For-One Facelift ✼ The Blog and A Sassier Rhubarb Strawberry Crisp

There’s nothing like a facelift to give the blog a refreshing new image … water, sky and sand provided the inspiration for the new look. And my sassy rhubarb strawberry crisp is now even sassier.

Cream of Fresh Pea Soup │ © Life Through the Kitchen Window.com

Warming Up For Food Day Canada ❂ Cream of Fresh Pea Soup

Celebrate local Canadian food by buying just-picked peas at a farm market, shelling them overlooking Lake Huron and then making cream of fresh pea soup. Food Day Canada may be officially August 2, but it’s every day around here!

Cream of Fresh Pea Soup │ © Life Through the Kitchen Window.com

Warming Up For Food Day Canada ❂ Cream of Fresh Pea Soup

Celebrate local Canadian food by buying just-picked peas at a farm market, shelling them overlooking Lake Huron and then making cream of fresh pea soup. Food Day Canada may be officially August 2, but it’s every day around here!

Mom's Belgian Waffles | © Life Through the Kitchen Window.com

Farewell to My Mother ♥ Belgian Waffles

It’s been quiet here through the kitchen window lately, and the little writing I’ve done has felt flat to me. Sometimes life diverts us from our normal interests and routine to something more important and profound. My mother died recently, peacefully, following a

Mom's Belgian Waffles | © Life Through the Kitchen Window.com

Farewell to My Mother ♥ Belgian Waffles

It’s been quiet here through the kitchen window lately, and the little writing I’ve done has felt flat to me. Sometimes life diverts us from our normal interests and routine to something more important and profound. My mother died recently, peacefully, following a