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Apple Pumpkin Butter and a Cinderella Story

With a jar of this decadent Apple Cider Pumpkin Butter in your fridge, you can keep autumn in your kitchen even when winter winds howl. Slather a rich, golden spoonful onto toast, biscuits, or pancakes, or stir a dollop into … Continue reading

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Spiced Hot Apple Cider

Cradle your hands around a steaming mug of sweetly spiced hot apple cider, take your first warming sip, and you’ll sigh and be glad that the colder weather is arriving. It’s a reason to celebrate autumn. (Skip to recipe) Start … Continue reading

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Apple Beet Juice – Good for your Gut

Fresh apple beet juice has healing properties for digestive problems, plus it just tastes good. It’s like the sweet, earthy essence of the summer garden in a glass. Thirteen years ago I had a mysterious and debilitating medical issue. Quite suddenly, and … Continue reading

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Easy Microwave Apple Crisp – Dessert’s Ready in 10 Minutes

Whip up this easy microwave apple crisp in 10 minutes for a comforting dessert with a fresh new twist. I love it when I find a new cooking technique that makes my life easier . . . . . . … Continue reading

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Cooking with Kids: Gingerbread Pancakes with Sauteed Apples and Quick Caramel Sauce

Serve up some cheeky, spicy Gingerbread Man Pancakes. Give them a few buttery apples slices to hug and drape them with sweet caramel syrup – it’s a holiday breakfast to enjoy all year round! Gingerbread and spice and everything nice … Continue reading

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The Great Green Smoothie

Detox, hydrate, and fuel up with this delicious green smoothie recipe. Help. I’ve started the 30-day yoga challenge. (Kind of like Help me. I’ve fallen, and I can’t get up.) I’ve committed. 30 days of yoga in a row. Only … Continue reading

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Versunkener Apfel Kuchen (German Sunken Apple Cake)

When you grow up in a German household on a Canadian prairie farm, daily coffee time is a non-negotiable ritual. And there is usually cake involved. . . . . . or homemade doughnuts, or cookies, or even a slice … Continue reading

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Chicken Bake with Apples, Onions, and Horseradish

It’s a glorious fall day, and I feel like roasting something in the oven – something savoury and full of fall flavours. Mmmm. We have onion braids drying in the garage, and the apple trees are laden with rosy-red jewels. … Continue reading

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Bacon Bundles – Delectable Little Fruit and Bacon Appetizers

The easiest little bacon appetizers around – tangy fruit wrapped in salty bacon and roasted till chewy and crispy.  You’ll go crazy for these! Don’t you just love when you find out about a new dish that’s mouthwateringly, deliciously addictive, … Continue reading

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A Prairie Gift – Seared Duck Breast with Braised Apples and Cabbage

I love the prairies. The prairies aren’t so much about a landscape as they are about a feeling. . . a feeling that comes from the big open sky. When I’m out on the prairies I feel like I can … Continue reading

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