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The Gift Drawer
2 years ago

The Gift Drawer

My Mother is one of those super women. You know the type. The kind of woman who has two kids, a full-time job, a spotless home and a healthy meal on the table …
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Salmon Chowder with Tarragon
2 years ago

Salmon Chowder with Tarragon

Nothing makes a cold day more bearable than something warm and creamy. My quintessential cold weather foods; chowders, chocolate (as in the hot velvety type) and grilled cheese. Get started with …
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Pumpkin Pudding Cake with Maple Whipped Cream
2 years ago

Pumpkin Pudding Cake with Maple Whipped Cream

This Pumpkin Pudding Cake is one of those mistakes you’re glad you made. What started as an olive oil cake turned into what is now a new fall favorite. Resembling the …
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Homemade Granola
2 years ago

Homemade Granola

By  •  DINE, ENTREES, Summer

When it comes to breakfast, I keep it simple. I pretty much eat the same thing everyday. Pineapple and some kind of berry topped with greek yogurt and homemade granola. …
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HANDPICKED: A Designer Juicer
2 years ago

HANDPICKED: A Designer Juicer

By  •  HANDPICKED

I am in love with these colourful juicers made of hand blown glass by Designer Elinor Portnoy. With Florida oranges at my daily disposal, this designer juicer would get plenty of …
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Butter Tarts
2 years ago

Butter Tarts

This past week my husband and I celebrated our first wedding anniversary. We were married in Cobourg, Ontario on a lovely lavender farm surrounded by friends and family. What a perfect …
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The Perfect Steak for Father’s Day
2 years ago

The Perfect Steak for Father’s Day

By  •  DINE, ENTREES

This weekend marks my husband’s first official Father’s Day. In our household, occasions are often marked with favorite meals and some form of dessert. In my husband’s case, usually brownies. So …
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Party for a Cause
2 years ago

Party for a Cause

Summer is a great time to gather friends for a backyard barbecue or garden soiree. Whether your intention is to catch up or celebrate a specific occasion, why not add some …
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POLENTA, SAUSAGE, ROASTED TOMATO & AVOCADO EGGS BENEDICT
3 years ago

POLENTA, SAUSAGE, ROASTED TOMATO & AVOCADO EGGS BENEDICT

By  •  DINE, ENTREES

As he is a big food snob (my own creation) I have to step it up to impress his highness. Since my hubby loves grits and eggs, I decided to …
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Aphrodisiac Aperitifs
3 years ago

Aphrodisiac Aperitifs

By  •  COCKTAILS, DRINK, Summer

Happy hour just got happier. For the majority of you (not me) your Valentine’s Day will include some kind of alcohol beverage. Yes, wine is necessary for dinner and beyond …
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