Tag Archives: Recipes

Sugar cookies get the royal treatment for Easter

A good sugar cookie recipe is like your favourite pair of jeans – well worn, familiar and what you go back to when nothing else fits.  That’s how I feel about this recipe.  It is a little different than traditional … Continue reading

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When Great Chemistry Has You Seeing Red

Twenty plus years ago I fell in love. It was initially from a distance. We are told not to put too much weight on appearances. This time, however, I could not help myself; one look and I was smitten. I … Continue reading

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Taste of the season – Gingerbread 3 ways

“And I had but one penny in the world. Thou should’st have it to buy gingerbread.” – William Shakespeare, Love’s Labours Lost Originally the term gingerbread referred to preserved ginger, but over time it has come to refer to a … Continue reading

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A Glass of Bollywood

Warning: This post contains alcohol… Many, many years ago I was introduced to South Asian culture. I immediately fell in love with the fashions. The brightly coloured, beaded fabrics and detailed jewellery mesmerized me. I love red and was thrilled … Continue reading

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The trick to making these spooky Halloween treats!

My first encounter with a cake pop was a couple of years ago via Martha Stewart.  A blogger by the name of @Bakerella (Angie Dudley) was demonstrating her cupcake pops on the Martha show http://www.marthastewart.com/315587/cupcake-pops-and-bites, and I was captivated by … Continue reading

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I scream, you scream, we all scream for … Ice Cream!

Is there any more enjoyable summer treat than a bowl or cone of delicious ice cream??  I have to admit that I absolutely love a bowl of “real” ice cream, and in fact I rarely keep it in my house … Continue reading

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The Secret to My Mojo

Ah… Summer. Yes, it finally seems like summer after the beautiful Victoria Day long weekend we just had. Time to get out and enjoy the sunshine and warm weather. It is officially okay to wear white again – at least … Continue reading

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SPRING COMFORT FOOD: TACOS FOR THE SOLE

Despite the crazy wintery weather this past weekend, we have had a few hints that spring is around the corner.  I don’t know about you, but when spring rolls around I start craving different foods – often lighter fare.  I … Continue reading

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TRUE CONFESSIONS OF A BARFLY

I’ll admit it.  I’m a Barfly … of sorts.  As an active Girl-On-The-Go with a passion for food, I’m always looking for portable, healthy and, need I say it, good-tasting snacks.  I know there’s a plethora of power/energy bar products … Continue reading

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