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Cooking, Lifestyle, Vegan

vegan ravioli with potato and mushroom filling, caramelized onion and gravy

Ravioli, pierogi, dumplings… they all have one thing in common… no matter how many I would make there is always not enough! Have you ever tried to make your own ravioli? For the longest time I was truly intimidated by…

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Cooking, Lifestyle

Grandma’s best pickles!

Pickles…. When I think of pickles, two people come to my mind instantly. The first is my grandma from my dad’s side who made the best sour pickles in the world! At the end of each Summer she would transform…

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Bon voyage Bryan

Every year since grade six Bryan has been going on an academic year end trip with his class. I remember clearly like it was yesterday when two years ago Bryan set off to travel to Montreal for three days of discovery and fun. After much…

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Smoked salmon deviled eggs

Hard boiled eggs with stuffing or just cut in half with a touch of mayo and spices. This was always present on the table whenever my parents would host any kind of party. A staple for Sunday brunch and really…

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One bite mini donuts in 10 minutes!

Whether for Shrove Tuesday celebration or just to satisfy your sweet tooth I have something good for you today! One bite mini donuts are very easy to make and if you have 10 minutes and basic baking ingredients on hand…

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My Matcha time!

As a big tea lover I always look for new teas. I get excited every time a new tea store pops in my area and surely I am one of the first customers! Recently, I discovered matcha. I know that…

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Cooking, Lifestyle

Spicy gingerbread cookies

The closer to Christmas the more baking is happening in our home. Everyone has their own favourites but we all agree that spicy gingerbread cookies are a must have! Not just because of the delicious taste but also because of…

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Best three beans crock pot chili with fire roasted tomatoes

Who doesn’t like coming home on a cold and dark evening and be welcomed by a house filled aroma of a warm meal waiting to be served? I know I do! Fall and winter is a time when on an…

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Herbes de Provence

Each year I go crazy with fresh herbs. I plant them and put them wherever possible. Tons of individual pots you can find on our window ledges, in between other plants and even in the bedroom! I love how beautiful…

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Moist and delicious pumpkin muffins

Wherever we look there are pumpkins everywhere! Small, big or gnarled ( BTW those are my favourite for fall table decorations! ) no matter what the type, pumpkins are the queen of the fall season. Besides their versatility pumpkins are…

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Back to school and simple plum cake with sweet crumble

It is hard to believe that the Summer vacation is over since the summer itself is still in a full bloom! … but yes, today is the day and the kids went back to school. Beginning of each new school…

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