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Potato Salad aux Glorieux – Habs Lover

This potato salad is inspired by the colours of The Montreal Canadiens, also known as Les Glorieux. I decided to replublish to day in honour of the beginning of their series against the Toronto Maple Leafs.  Last month I signed up for a blogging contest through the Food Bloggers of Canada.  The contest is sponsored…

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Food Recipes

Hello Fresh- Unboxing – First Meal

A couple of weeks ago Shel Zolkewich, organizer of the Manitoba Food Bloggers group on Facebook, posted that she had a couple of codes for people who were willing to try out Hello Fresh, the meal planning service. Immediately on seeing this I messaged her saying I’d like to give one a try. When it…

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Common Eating Recipes

Advent Potluck & Church Dinners

Church meals are of great interest to me. I think they are one of the most important activities a church community can engage in. I’m fortunate that I’m part of two groups that regularly feature a meal as part of their gathering time. As well, St. Philip’s. where I’m incumbent has weekly coffee time along…

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The Cooking Gene – Michael W Twitty

The Cooking Gene: A Journey Through African American Culinary History in the Old South,  by Michael W. Twitty is another book that I picked up from the Millennium Library’s New and Noted Section. If you can get past all the latest and greatest diet and nutrition fad books, there are generally one or two worthwhile…

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Cookie Making Adventures(misadventures)

Aside from a garden out back, one of the things I looked forward to when I moved into the house I am now living in, was the prospect of a full-sized stove and oven in which to do more cooking and baking. Moving in during the heat of summer meant that I didn’t get into…

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Books Recipes Reviews and Such

My Fat Dad – Lerman

I originally started this review for My Fat Dad, over a year and a half ago. I found myself not able to complete it and therefore coming back to it time and again until I was happy with what I wrote. Shakespeare wrote “If music be the food of love.” Yet for many people food…