No better way to celebrate Canada’s 153 rd birthday than with fun, delicious and doable recipes – all with a Canadian twist!!! Happy Birthday Canada!! Click on link below to watch my CTV Morning Live Ottawa segment.

Strawberry & Rhubarb Milkshake Topped with Gay Lea Toasted Marshmallow Whipped Cream

~ stewed rhubarb (approx 1/2 cup)

~ Ontario strawberries, washed and sliced in half (about 1 cup)

~ vanilla ice cream (approx 4 large scoops)

~ milk (about 2 cups)

~ Canadian Maple Syrup (to taste – about 2 tbsp)

Garnish: Gay Lea Toasted Marshmallow Whipped Cream and red & white sprinkles

Place all ingredients in blender and pulse until desired consistency. Pour in milkshake glasses. Garnish with whipped cream and sprinkles. Makes about 4 cups (1 L). Click here for my Strawberry Rhubarb Flan recipe.

Char’s Brie Stuffed Pork Burgers with Maple Mustard Glaze

No summer gather is complete without a juicy burger off the grill!! Click here for my pork burger recipe!!

Scoobi Do with Tuna and Artichokes

DYK? Italpasta is made right here in Canada with 100 % Canadian wheat – talk about a patriotic pasta dish!! Click here for recipe.

Click here for more recipe made with Italpasta.

Peanut Butter Nanaimo Bars

We Canadians know and love the Nanaimo bar, but did you know that peanut butter was invented in Canada too? There’s no better way to show your true patriot love than with this peanutty twist on the classic Canadian dessert. Click here for one of my fave ‘Canadian’ with-a-twist-recipes!!

In Char's Kitchen returns with new episodes

Chef Charmaine is back! And, like you, she's stuck at home, but has plenty of new recipes to keep you entertained while you wait to get out of self-isolation. Catch an all new episode of 'In Char's Kitchen: Quarantine Edition' this Sunday at 7pm, only on #YourTV! #TrulyLocal #TrulyTasty

Posted by Yourtv Muskoka on Saturday, 2 May 2020

Charmaine is the host of “In Char’s Kitchen” on YourTV Muskoka and regular guest on: Rogers Daytime OttawaCTV Morning Live OttawaCHCH Morning Live and Breakfast Television  sharing her love and enthusiasm for all things food, cooking and fitness.

Most importantly; Charmaine is the mother of two active boys; Tyler & Colgan.

Charmaine understands the importance of preparing healthy, wholesome dishes all while keeping budget and time in mind.

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