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Cooking with Kids: No-Bake Oreo-Snickers Ganache Tarts

Decadent little chocolate ganache tarts that will knock your chocolate-lovin’ socks off. So easy to make – a great kids cooking project! They combine the chocolate richness of Oreo cookies with the peanut crunchiness of a Snickers bar and add … Continue reading

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Pretty in Pink Pasta – Fettuccine with Beet, Smoked Salmon, and Feta

This fantastic pink pasta dish is a wonderful special occasion treat. Serve it to your Valentine or try it as an elegant first course for a dinner party. Or you could just make it on a Tuesday to cheer yourself … Continue reading

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Spicy Mediterranean Chicken Pizza

Transport yourself to the sunny shores of the Mediterranean with the flavours of this savoury, spicy chicken pizza. Get your tongue dancing with zesty chicken, sun-dried tomatoes, tangy marinated artichokes, and creamy cheese. It’s pizza day any day! (Skip to … Continue reading

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Cottage Buns (Have Nothing to do with my Writer’s Block)

Lovely, seedy, and loaded with protein and whole grain goodness, these gluten free cottage buns are delicious split and toasted, or buttered and served with soups and stews. They make great sandwiches or burger buns, too. (Skip to recipe) I’ve … Continue reading

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Japanese Style Wasabi Tuna Boats – a Light, Fresh Appetizer for a Fresh New Year

Looking for a lighter nibble for your New Year’s gatherings? These simple Wasabi Tuna Boats fit the bill. If you’re a sucker for sushi, you’ll devour the light clean flavours of cucumbers, tuna, and seaweed, plus that fog-clearing jolt of … Continue reading

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Lemon Cardamom Kransekake Cookies

These crisp chewy little cookies will be sure to delight on your cookie platter this holiday season. Marrying the fresh tang of lemon, the floral whiff of cardamom, and the sweetness of almonds, Scandinavian kransekake cookies are a unique and … Continue reading

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Cooking with Kids: 3 Ingredient, No Bake Cereal Bars for Peanut Butter and Honey Lovers

Crunchy, chewy, nutty! The whole family will love these super easy cereal bars. Whip them up in minutes with three ingredients you probably have in your pantry right now. (Skip to recipe) Cooking with Amelia You might remember Amelia from … Continue reading

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Maple Crème Brûlée and a Trip to Québec City

Luscious, silky, maple-infused custard topped with a crackling layer of caramelized sugar, Maple Crème Brûlée is the stuff dreams are made of. (Skip to recipe) The last part of our little Canadian holiday took us to Québec City. See Part … Continue reading

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Real Canadian Poutine and a Trip to Ottawa and Montreal

Indulge in that iconic Canadian dish – poutine. What’s not to love about a plate of crispy fries, stretchy squeaky cheese, and a rich, luscious gravy? It’s pure comfort food; potatoes and gravy with a fantastic, flavour-boosted twist! Only in … Continue reading

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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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