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Apple Cider Glazed Carrots

Elevate your carrots into this luscious plate of sweet, cider-glazed jewels – a stunning side dish. Bugs Bunny would approve. Carrots are a humble vegetable – the unnoticed wallflowers of the veggie world. Every garden grows them. Every market carries … Continue reading

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Creamy Roasted Root Vegetable Soup

It seems I have a habit of making an end-of-winter-soup every spring. We’re already eating fresh asparagus and rhubarb. The fruit trees are blooming and the sun is shining (we won’t mention the mosquitoes that are plaguing us fiercely this year!) … Continue reading

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Buckwheat and Blue Cheese Biscuits to serve with End-of-Winter Root Vegetable Soup

Finally, finally, finally. . . the first few signs of real Spring up here in the North. I have been so impatiently waiting. From everyone who lives south of us, I have been hearing about daffodils blooming, fruit trees pink … Continue reading

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Purple Salad – a Touch of Color in a Winter White World

Our world is white. Winter white. Clean and fresh and cold. Christmas songs are ringing in my head and my internal seasonal excitement monitor has kicked up a notch.  Oh – it’s coming. Fa-la-la-la-la  la-la-la-la. On Saturday morning we woke up … Continue reading

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Coconut and Curry Carrot Puree with a Crunchy Seed Topping

Creamy carrot puree flavoured with curry and coconut milk, then topped with a crunchy jumble of savoury seeds can go from casual comfort food to elegant side dish. Try saying that one fast, three times in a row: coconut and … Continue reading

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