Author Archives: Margaret

Dieter’s Wonder Water – with Green Apple, Cucumber, and Mint

This refreshing ‘Wonder Water’ makes it easy to drink lots of water every day! Have the January ‘blahs’ hit you yet? Are you feeling caught in that nowhere land that comes between the end of the holiday rush and those … Continue reading

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Homemade Ear Drops – a Simple and Effective Earache Remedy

Quickly make homemade ear drops for relief of common ear infections. The phone rings. I pick it up.      “Mom?”      “What is it, love?”      “Are you coming into the city soon?”      “I could. Why?”      “I’ve got … Continue reading

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Cooking With Kids: Waffles with Chicken, and Shredded Carrot Salad with Peanuts and Raisins

Cooking with Meredith Breakfast for Dinner – always a winner! Big kids and little ones alike love this kind of comfort food. Whipping up a batch of waffles is fun and easy. Serving them as a base for a savoury … Continue reading

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Mediterranean Fried Rice

Mmmm. I love it when a pot of leftovers can be turned into a delicious meal that has the family fighting for the leftovers! Last night’s dinner was just that. I had a big bowl of leftover cooked brown rice … Continue reading

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Energy-Boosting Power Coffee, and New Year’s Resolutions

Today is January 5th and it’s the start of the New Year – for me. Christmas holidays are over: Andreas heads back to school (grade 12 – gulp!) and Raymond heads back to work. The alarm went off at 6:30 … Continue reading

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