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November 21, 2013
by sarah
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Green Olive and Roasted Artichoke Tapenade

Time for a confession – and I hope this doesn’t make you scroll past this recipe, because it’s good, I promise – it used to be that every time I would hear the word “tapenade” or I see it at … Continue reading

November 17, 2013
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Pumpkin Coconut Soup

  Something odd has happened lately: all I want to eat is Asian influenced dishes. Growing up in Vancouver this isn’t wildly surprising since examples of excellent food from every imaginable Asian locale is available. I have sushi on the … Continue reading

September 29, 2013
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Carrot Cake Waffles with Caramelized Pears

Let’s do lunch. No, better yet, let’s do brunch. Whoever came up with brunch and made it ‘a thing’, was a genius. It’s the perfect meal because it perfectly balances the much needed slow-start on a weekend morning with the … Continue reading

September 26, 2013
by sarah
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Apricot and Nectarine Brown Sugar Crisp

Crisps were one of the first desserts I learned how to bake. I presume that is because they are simple, economical and very hard to ruin. The beauty of their simplicity is that even though there are not a lot … Continue reading

September 11, 2013
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Juniper Lamb

My Dad told me recently that my stepmother has taken up a new strategy when it comes to entertaining and having friends over: she doesn’t tell him until the day of the dinner and springs it on him without warning. … Continue reading

March 29, 2013
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Breakfast Smoothies: Worth Getting Up For

  Let’s face it: breakfast can be a battle. Unfortunately, coffee just isn’t enough. On the weekend it’s easy, there’s time and more resources. Be it a leisurely dunking of bread in egg for French toast or a quick trip … Continue reading

January 7, 2013
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Chorizo, Kale and White Bean Soup

  … and just like that, it’s the New Year. Amazing how time flies, isn’t it? Even harder for me to believe is that later this month this blog will have it’s third birthday! What an experience it’s been. I … Continue reading