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Food & Drink Living

SEASONAL EATING: STRAWBERRIES

June 28, 2016
Strawberries

Five ways to enjoy, cook and bake with fresh, local strawberries – the first fruit of summer! Nothing kicks off summer like strawberries and nothing is as sweet either as local strawberries! I look forward to June every year knowing strawberries come into season. This comes with years of memories of strawberry picking – usually with my dad, later with Mike – and then making delicious goodies, jam among them. My favourite way of enjoying a strawberry that is ripe and sweet is…

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Food & Drink Holidays Living

HOMEMADE PEPPERMINT PATTIES

December 16, 2015
Voila! The final product!

A recipe for simple, delicious peppermint patties. Let us preface this post by saying we are not food bloggers, nor do we develop recipes, but we do LOVE to cook and bake! And with the holiday season in full swing, we are baking up a storm! Every year we like to try something new and this year we decided on homemade peppermint patties. The combination of mint and chocolate is a very festive flavour and delicious to enjoy with a…

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Food & Drink Holidays Living

HOLIDAYS: BAKING

November 27, 2015
Holiday baking

Sharing 10 of our favourite recipes for holiday baking! Many of us love to bake during the holidays, especially with cookie exchanges, holiday parties and homemade gifts. We love to start early, preparing and freezing dough ahead of time allows us to quickly whip out a fresh batch of cookies at a moments notice. Here are some of our favourite recipes and new ones we will be baking this holiday season! Danielle Traditional Molasses Cookies This cookie is a classic…

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