Category Archives: Dairy-free

Dîner en Blanc, and a Honey Vanilla Ice Cream (that’s Dairy Free and Egg Free, too)

Have you heard of Dîner en Blanc? It’s a magical Dinner in White – a fun, but very elegant, huge group picnic where participants come dressed all in white. Read about it here. It all started in Paris over 25 … Continue reading

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Minted Green Pea Hummus, Morphing into Green Pea Tartines and Green Pea & Shrimp Pasta, and a Look at my Northern Canadian Garden

The Canadian Food Experience Project (May, 2014) The Canadian Food Experience Project began June 7, 2013. As we, the participants, share our collective stories across the vastness of our Canadian landscape through our regional food experiences, we hope to bring global clarity … Continue reading

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A Canadian Quinoa Harvest and Recipes (Quinoa Onion Frittata and Honey Vanilla Quinoa Pudding)

The Canadian Food Experience Project (November) The Canadian Food Experience Project began June 7, 2013. As we, the participants, share our collective stories across the vastness of our Canadian landscape through our regional food experiences, we hope to bring global clarity to … Continue reading

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Shipwreck Casserole – Dinner in the Slowcooker

Are you responsible for feeding a horde of hungry ghouls, princesses and pirates before they go out raiding, er . . . trick-or-treating this week? Are you working all day and wondering how to get a meal into their bellies … Continue reading

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Ode to the Lowly, Lovely Chayote Squash

Meet my friend Chayote, my new favourite vegetable. I love hanging out with him. He’s a cool and crispy guy. Fits into any crowd. He’s a member of the squash family, unassuming but surprisingly versatile. I don’t know where he’s … Continue reading

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