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Canada Day is Coming… Are You Ready?

As I race to get things ready to attend a convention next week, things are getting hectic around here! We have three major blog mentions this week, the first of which was on Fresh Juice. They featured my Canada Day watermelon carving not only on their front page, but the #1 spot of the featured […]

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Honey Garlic Cooking Sauce Recipe

While I can usually reproduce a dish off taste alone – intuitively – sometimes it’s fun to have to reverse engineer something. A good example of this was my homemade wine slush mix. For that, I took clues from the ingredient list and nutritional information on the existing package, and used it as the base […]

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Clodhoppers Recipe: Cheap, Quick, Easy, ADDICTIVE Candy!

Here’s another one of those recipes that is so minimalist in both ingredients and preparation, I’m a little embarrassed to post it. Much like my Honey Dill Dipping Sauce Recipe, it may be simple and easy, but it’s a hometown memory for me. I always enjoy exposing people to “new” ideas – even if only […]

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Wherein our Heroine Waxes Poetic on Canadian Living

Back in December, my husband and I took an 8 hour drive to my hometown of Winnipeg. It’s a trip we’ve made a good number of times since I moved to Minnesota for him, but this time was different. All the previous times, we had driven up to visit my grandmother. She had still lived […]

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Butter Tarts

As I’d mentioned back in my Poutine recipe post, my coming out of the closet as an immigrant has had quite the positive effect on this blog. You now have my poutine recipe, a crazy original recipe for Pumpkin Spice Nanaimo Bars, as well as my original (was stil closeted at the time!) recipe post […]

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