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Dutch Pancakes (Crepes)

Oct 13, 2010

Dutch Pancakes William and Diana Schenk's family loves Dutch Pancakes! The recipe for these thin crepe-like pancakes was handed down by William's mom. "She used to love making them for her grandchi…

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How to make a layered salad

Oct 7, 2010

It's fall. In Ontario, fall means cooler weather. Cooler weather means it's time to think about layering. Layering the clothes we wear. Layering the blankets on our beds. Why not layering our salad?? …

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Pasta Carbonara - easy and delicious!

Jul 7, 2010

Anything that contains eggs, Parmesan, fresh herbs, butter, whipping cream and bacon has got more than enough good things going for it that pretty well guarantee its success as a winning combination…

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Looking for something more adventurous? Try this S ...

Jun 23, 2010

Image from www.bonniestern.comShakshuka Here's a recipe for eggs poached in tomato sauce, also known as "Eggs in Purgatory". Shakshuka is the Israeli version of this flavourful dish. In her online …

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A protein rich breakfast can help to manage hunger ...

Jun 3, 2010

It's no secret we have an obesity problem in North America. But did you know that nearly one in three American children are overweight or obese? Sadly, at one in four in Canada, the situation here i…

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The Scrambled Egg Sandwich: Perfect for Leftovers

May 26, 2010

So - what if you one day you misjudged how hungry you were, and after eating breakfast, or breakfast-for-dinner, you were faced with a little mountain of leftover scrambled eggs. Okay, this probably w…

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Looking for an afternoon tea sandwich? Look no fur ...

May 20, 2010

Tea sandwiches are the dainty type. A few bites and you're on to the next one! They're perfect for an afternoon tea tray, a bridal or wedding shower, or graduation party. Pinwheel egg salad sandwiches…

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Lemon Curd for Scones

May 7, 2010

This week I taught a couple cooking classes on Afternoon Tea - that delightfully civilized and genteel affair resplendent with crust-trimmed finger sandwiches, scones with jam or lemon curd and Devons…

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Getting on the Same Page - The Importance of Break ...

Apr 28, 2010

I've talked to a few people lately who don't eat breakfast. Typically the reasons given are "no time" or "no appetite first thing in the morning". Eating breakfast is rather like starting out on a t…

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