Watermelon Daiquiri Pops for Canada Day
As I mentioned in my last post about our "food on a stick" themed meal, there was one more theme-related snack we enjoyed before dinner that I was saving for a separate post - these adorable and refreshing frozen watermelon daiquiri pops! I didn't even know you could freeze watermelon until I saw a post recently (and can't remember where) showing how to insert popsicle sticks into watermelon slices and freeze them for a super easy popsicle. I then wondered about the possibility of adding…
Canada Day Dessert Idea - Chocolate Covered Pretzels
Canada Day Dessert Idea - Chocolate Covered Pretzels - These pretzels can be changed up and done for any occassion.
Tomato and Bocconcini Salad (or Appetizer) - Happy Hooligans
This quick and easy tomato and bocconcini salad makes a delicious appetizer, side-dish or salad for summer entertaining.
Canadian Red, White & Bacon Skewers (And a Watermelon Beaver)
This is probably the most simple Canada Day appetizer you will ever make. You can have this made in no time at all and it certainly makes a big impact on the table. Plus...it has bacon. Win...win...baby! Sue and I decided to also share our watermelon carving of a beaver. It is surprising simple to do. You can find a how-to video for step-by-step instructions here - Canadian Living. If you want something healthy and REALLY cool to impress your kids, you should totally make this beaver…
FETE || chic canadiana party
Happy Canada Day eh! My long weekend was pleasantly packed full of family, food and fireworks; my fave things ever...and in that order. We hosted a Canada Day party on Sunday in our backyard; I had an idea to honour this special day in a way that included more than just red and white paper flags. Chic Canadiana was the theme, think woodland wonderful, beavers and moose, beer and bacon, all things coined classically Canadian. I get ridiculously excited by any occasion that allows me to let my…