Monthly Archives: June 2011

WHEN LIFE GIVES YOU LEMONS … ADD ALCOHOL!

Ahhh summer!  It’s the perfect time of year for picnics, barbeques and sipping cocktails on a patio with friends and family.  One of my favourite after dinner sippers is Lemoncello, an Italian liqueur (Limoncello in Italian).  I’ve enjoyed drinking Lemoncello for … Continue reading

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Preparing for your new Puppy!

So you’ve done your homework, researched breeds and breeders, visited a few (or more!) kennels and have chosen your new puppy.  Your family is excited to finally bring this new little one home – but are you ready??  You wouldn’t … Continue reading

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A Father’s Day Project To Flip Over

So how many of you are busy at this time of year? Dance recitals, music recitals, soccer and baseball have started, exams, year-end school productions underway…and these are only the activities involving your kids (I am not even going to … Continue reading

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SAVOUR THE SEASON: SIMPLE SPRING MENU

Recently, I catered a friend’s daughter’s first communion dinner. It was a casual family gathering at her home so I wanted to keep the menu simple yet flavourful. After a long, cold winter of heavy comfort foods I wanted to … Continue reading

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