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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 Living

SEASONAL EATING: SQUASH

October 29, 2015
Winter Squash

My 5 favourite savoury squash recipes. Majority of the farmers’ markets in Hamilton have or are coming to an end. If you are able to go to a couple markets in your area, now is the time to stock up on a couple different squashes. Especially since they do not go bad quickly, you can hold on to them for a bit. Whole Living discusses the nutrition of butternut squash and how to buy, cook, and store. Squash is full…

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