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Honey Mandarin Orange Vinaigrette

A light and tangy orange vinaigrette sweetened with honey and a touch of ginger. Whip it up quickly, and keep it in your fridge for whenever the salad mood hits. Anyone else out there have a box of shriveled, hardening, mandarin … Continue reading

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Cooking with Kids: Raspberry Honey Marshmallows and Instant Hot Cocoa Mix

For Valentine’s Day, help your kids make easy raspberry honey marshmallows and instant cocoa gifts to treat loved ones. Cooking with Meredith Marshmallows, whether big fluffy white ones, or soft tangy pink ones, or sticky melting-in-your cocoa ones, are a … Continue reading

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Easy Old-Fashioned Homemade Marshmallows (Honey Marshmallows, Too!)

Simple, no-thermometer method for light, fluffy, homemade marshmallows. Mmmm . . . If you’ve never made marshmallows, you’re in for a treat. A surprisingly easy-to-make, melt-in-your-mouth, I-can’t-believe-you-made-these-yourself! old-fashioned treat. I should have known when I read the recipe in my … Continue reading

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Li’l Honey Lemon Fingerling Potatoes – Side Dish or Appetizer – Bet Ya Can’t Eat Just One!

Don’t you just love it when the underdog gets his moment of glory and steals the show? . . . when David beats Goliath, when Charlie Brown’s Christmas tree becomes the stunning centerpiece, . . . when the usually relegated-to-the-side-dish, … Continue reading

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

What’s summer without ice cream? This luscious Honey Vanilla Ice Cream is sure to make you scream for more – it’s velvety and vanilla-y, silky, smooth, and just sweet enough. And best of all – you can serve it to … Continue reading

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Remedy for a Cold or Flu – Hot Honey Lemon Ginger Tea, Rest, and a Good Book (or Trashy Magazine)

A cup of soothing  Honey Lemon Ginger Tea will help you fight that nasty cold or flu with natural healing ingredients, so you can get back on your feet quickly. Christmas is coming, a few gifts are hidden and waiting … 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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Greek Yogurt Breakfast with Honey and Walnuts – Beautiful Breakfast Simplicity

This delicious Greek yogurt breakfast with Honey and Walnuts is simple and healthy, packing a walloping load of nutrients. The high protein levels in the yogurt and nuts will keep you feeling full for many hours. When the days are … Continue reading

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Homemade Cough Syrup for Colds

This tasty homemade cough syrup will help soothe cold symptoms and is easy to whip up, with only three ingredients! Cough . . . cough. Hack . . .hack. Cough . . . cough . . . cough! ‘Mom, hab … Continue reading

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A Trio of Warm Milks to Curl up With – Winter is Here!

We are ‘hunkered down’ here in northern Alberta. Winds are howling, snow is blowing, roads are treacherous and school buses were cancelled yesterday.  The white stuff is piling high. I’m thinking longingly back to last year when we hardly had … Continue reading

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