Articles by Michael Forbes

Michael Forbes

Michael, a communications professional by day, is a father of two, an avid (but bad) hockey player, and an amateur cook. He finds it incredibly challenging to write about himself in the third person.

sunday dinner buttermilk fried chicken recipe

Sunday Dinner: Buttermilk Fried Chicken Recipe

Rarely do I deep fry the bird, mostly due to my fear of becoming addicted to the savoury crunchy golden crust and the ever-so-moist meat within—which would do very bad things for my health. So this chicken remains a once or twice a year treat.
Yes, it’s a bit of a challenge with numerous steps, but it produces a damn tasty dinner, and I think it’s worth the extra effort in the kitchen every once in a while.

one broccoli three meals

One broccoli, three meals

When your kid asks you if they can buy a broccoli the only acceptable answer is yes. That’s how on a recent Thursday evening we came to own a very large, very strange looking vegetable that the grocery store had very smartly marketed as “Christmas Tree” broccoli. A quick Google search revealed that the veg…