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Roasted Pumpkin Seeds (and how to make a Jack o’Lantern)

It’s almost Halloween. Have you carved your pumpkin yet? The ghosties and goblins are gearing up, the witches are stirring their bubbling brew, and the jack o’ lanterns are grinning their crazy grins. Our pumpkins are rarin’ and ready to … Continue reading

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Healthy One-Cup Cookies – the Monster Cookies that Just Could Give you Superpowers

  CLASSIFIED ADS: Careers: Job Offers Wanted: A candidate that can fill all the following positions; breakfast cookie, after-school snack, meal-on-the-run, road-trip nibble, camping goodie, coffee-break nosh, and healthy indulgence. Must be high fiber and use healthful fats, yet taste … Continue reading

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Homemade Granola Bars (with all kinds of variations) to Beat Those Lunch Box Blues

Are you singing the lunchbox blues yet? Have you run out of creative ideas for interesting bag lunches? Leaving them to the last minute and quickly throwing in whatever jumps out at you from fridge and pantry? I confess I’m … Continue reading

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Ham ‘n Egg Salad, Hazelnut-Flax Crackers, and Asparagus with Hazelnut Vinaigrette

It’s summertime and the livin’ is easy – or at least our meals should be. Who wants to fuss in the kitchen when the dragonflies are zipping around, the flowers are begging to be smelled (and weeded) and the sun … Continue reading

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Seedy Savoury Croutons

  These croutons add a bright pop of texture and flavor to any soup or salad or are just as tasty as a nibble to serve with drinks before dinner. I can’t keep them around whenever I make them, as … Continue reading

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