Give Your Old Spices A Second Chance!

After some must needed purging in my kitchen pantry, I didn’t want to throw everything to waste. I realized that I have accumulated an abundance of spices that I haven’t used in years and some that I didn’t even know I had! I found some cayenne at the back of […]

Father’s Day: A Day for Dad

With Father’s Day fast approaching, it can be a struggle to come up with ideas of what to get Dad, what would he like, would he every use it, how much do I send….and the questions go on, and on and on!  Making a special day for Dad shouldn’t be […]

Recognizing Local Talent – Featured Artist: Rita Loehr

Meet Rita Loehr. She is the featured artist who painted the fishing scenes on our new Fish ‘N Fry bags. She created three different designs to correspond with three new flavours. All images are inspired by CEO Colleen Haussecker’s family when they visited Saskatchewan’s local lakes. Rita now lives in […]

Supporting Local: Buying Canadian Fish

There are many foods we cannot produce in Canada, that I am not sure I can live without. Coffee and chocolate top the list. We are very lucky to live in Canada because we can grow a bounty of foods like oats, wheat, pulses, and raise beef, pork and chicken. […]

Fishing Trip Planning: Basic Checklist for Beginners

Planning a fishing trip can be difficult for first timers and not knowing what to bring can be a little stressful. The biggest fear is going out on the water and forgetting your gear or important equipment…like your rod! We thought we would help by providing you with this basic […]

Mother’s Day Fun

During these times, everyday shopping can be quite stressful and with Mother’s Day among us, we wonder what we can do to show our appreciation.   Well, here are some great solutions for creating a Mother’s Day they will never forget! Check out these fun Mother’s Day ideas, “Stay at […]

Healthy Movie Night Snacks

Planning a movie night this weekend? With every movie night, munchies and snacks are essential to a night of binge watching your favorite movies and TV shows. It’s trying to come up with quick and easy treats that makes things difficult. You don’t want snacks that contain too much sugar, […]

Herb Infused Honey

Herbs can be used in many ways and sometimes we forgot how versatile they are. Plants contain powerful botanicals and these botanicals are used to flavour foods, in skincare products, and are distilled into essential oils. People have been using the plant botanicals for thousands of years as a medicine […]

It’s About Thyme

Thyme is an essential flavoring in much Western and Middle-Eastern cooking. Unlike most herbs, it withstands long, slow cooking and it enhances other herbs without overpowering them. This makes thyme a must-have spice to have stocked in your pantry.   What thyme is it? Thyme is one of those spices […]

Cooking with Cast Iron

How this Old Fashion Cookware is Making a Comeback Digging through the cupboards of cooks in the 30’s you would have been hard pressed to find cookware not made of cast iron. Cast iron kettles, dutch ovens, and pots were used by the settlers to heat with coals from the […]