Category Archives: RECIPES

It’s Summer, Get Out of Your Hot Kitchens!

Summer is for salads!  Baby spring mix, iceburg lettuce, romaine hearts; What’s your favorite?  I recently discovered it’s not only the type of greens you use but the dressing that can make a salad into a gorgeous & fulfilling meal.   I’m … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving 2010:Easy as Applie pie :)

This year, my husband Matt & I were invited to our friends Malinda and BJ’s home for Thanksgiving dinner.  I was so excited to spend a second thanksgiving with them this year; they are usual attendees at our Canadian Thanksgiving … Continue reading

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Sprinkles Cupcakes In Florida!!

I’m addicted to Cupcake Wars on the Food Network! If any of you haven’t seen it before Candace Nelson, the Sprinkles Cupcakes Founder, is a judge on the show. I recently saw an episode and one of the guest judges … Continue reading

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7 Layer Salad

Ever gone to a BBQ, dinner party or office luncheon and seen a seven Layer Salad? At first, I was confused; using a trifle dish for anything other than dessert had never even occurred to me. I’d seen and made seven layer dips but … Continue reading

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Happy 4th Of July!!

Another year of fireworks, cookouts and spending time with friends and family.   I wanted to celebrate with “alternates” this year.  Not to be non-American or give anyone a hard time if they did their independence day rituals.  I just … Continue reading

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What the Crepe?!

Everyone knows pancakes and waffles but little is known about the french cousin “The Crepe”.  Crepes originated in France and are now commonly enjoyed  by locals and tourists alike everywhere in the world.   I absolutely love crepes because they remind me … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day!

Yup, it’s that time again. The last 24 hours before mother’s day; or better named “crunch time”.  Some of us delay the gift buying, the card sending and the flower purchasing until it’s almost too late.  Why not do something … Continue reading

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