Raincoast Books – The Pie Project!

I have a confession to make. I have never made a pie. Not in all my years! The only pies my Mom made pumpkin pies. My poor Dad only got his pie fix once a year! Haha! Needless to say, since pies weren’t a frequent item around home, it’s never been something that I’ve aspired […]

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Table Top Chefs Pizzarette! ~Discount!

Let’s have a show of hands. Who doesn’t like pizza!? It’s such a well-loved food and has often been the food of last-minute suppers, birthday parties, and Friday night family night! Growing up, considering we lived in the country and there was no option for pizza delivery, I have fond memories of making homemade pizza! […]

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Zoku Quick Pop Maker!

What kid doesn’t love popsicles? There’s just so much fun involved in eating something that melts before you’re done, something that comes in so many flavors, something that can drip down your arm, something that *must* be eaten when it’s 30 above out, and something that says Summer Holidays! What’s not to like about popsicles!? […]

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Giddy Yo! ~Discount!

I’ve never been a chocolate fanatic – mainly because I simply didn’t enjoy the cheap chocolates that are fanned out across our grocery store checkouts! My theory always has been, if you’re giving me chocolate, give me *GOOD* chocolate! Well, I’m afraid I’ve been eating a bit more chocolate lately because I’ve discovered that I […]

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Raincoast Books – Magic Cakes

Magic. It’s something that amazes us all. But did you know that you can create magic within the space of your very own kitchen? I remember the first time I made an impossible pie – it was so cool! But I have a lovely cookbook to tell you about that makes a triple layer pie! […]

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Raincoast Books – 101 More Things to Do With Bacon!

Bacon. Some say it’s good for us, some say it’s not. My opinion is that animal fats are very healthy for us and we need them in our diet and my firmest belief is “everything in moderation”. So you better believe I’m going to enjoy my bacon! Oh, and now that I cook it in […]

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Wildly Canadian! ~Giveaway!

I happen to like food. I have no trouble enjoying all manner of foods, whether they be from different ethnicities or different “diets”. I just enjoy food! Thankfully, I’ve found out the things that make my body happier and that things that don’t, and I know better how to make life easier on myself on […]

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Wild Man Ricing ~Giveaway!

I’ve always loved rice. And I’ve always loved wild rice. Funny how it got the name wild rice when it’s actually not at all rice – it’s grass seed! Ah well, I still enjoy it! Anyway, since I love wild rice, I always keep my eye out for any companies that are selling it, because […]

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Iced Tea Summer Treats!

Summer is here and that means it’s time for some iced tea!! Now….I’m not talking about the iced tea crystals…instead I’m talking about a healthier option of the Tealish Loose Leaf Iced Tea from Avon. This iced tea has been such a TREAT for our family! It is delicious, healthy and incredibly refreshing. The Tealish […]

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Fry it and Style it!

Stir frys, eggs, bacon, or a big burger are all some of our favorites!! But in order to make any of these foods you need frying pan or skillet…most of us have these in our kitchen already, but Avon has a unique set of 2 Mini Cast Iron Skillets that would likely make a great […]

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