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July 20, 2013
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Dreamy Avocado Lime Freezer Pie

I make no secret of disliking the heat of summer. And that’s coming from an almost lifetime resident of Vancouver, a city with one of the mildest climates out there. Still, when the heat hits, as it has for the … Continue reading

May 22, 2013
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Blueberry Beet Smoothie

  I’ve been laying on the floor of my studio for forty minutes or so listening to The Doors and then some old school jazz. Cliche? Maybe. Necessary? Definitely. Sometimes you just need to re-fuel. Sometimes you need to tune … Continue reading

May 10, 2013
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Cucumber Ginger Cooler

Remember a couple years ago when mojitos were all the rage? Every restaurant and bar was flaunting cool, minty drinks left and right and the lure of sugary rum and bracing lime was hard to resist. For some of us … Continue reading

May 4, 2013
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Avocado and Orange Salad with Toasted Sesame Dressing

This weekend feels like summer. Blue sky, warm breeze, and a vaguely familiar glowing orb in the sky. Vancouver is exquisite in the the summer; it¬†completely¬†redeems itself for what feels like endless months of rain and perpetual grey. These golden … Continue reading

April 1, 2013
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Lentil Salad

As soon as spring strikes, I start to think about summer. I begin to look forward to the smell of sunscreen on hot skin, evenings filled with the smells of barbeques and fresh cut grass, the quenching tartness of my … Continue reading

February 17, 2013
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Cream of Tomato Soup with Savory Scallion Biscuits

  Double recipe post! Why not? I was feeling nostalgic and needing an excuse to make a batch of biscuits the way my mom used to: all in one blob on the pan, cut into mismatched rectangles when they came … Continue reading

February 4, 2013
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Vegetarian Shepherd’s Pie

In my day job (and I use that term affectionately, I love what I do) I meet a lot of people. I recruit and place people in jobs they want with a company that is easy to love and easy … Continue reading

September 23, 2012
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Green Tomato Chutney

This recipe is a bit of a revelation for me. A real WHO AM I? moment. See, I’m not a chutney lover. Lime pickle with my curry? No thanks. I can barely handle green relish on a hot dog. I … Continue reading