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PASTA SALAD

This Pasta Salad is a perfect dish for summer picnics. It is quick and easy, and very tasty at the same time. The addition of fresh basil, and balsamic vinegar, and fresh tomatoes make a perfect combination of flavors. 184 more words

Salads

Top ways to incorporate herbs into your menu

Here in North America, herbs have commonly been used as a way to boost the taste of dishes when cutting down on sodium. But in the Mediterranean diet, the gold standard of eating that’s linked to low rates of many chronic diseases, herbs are consumed in plentiful amounts. 351 more words

Featured

Congratulations 2014 CAT Award Nominees!

The 2014 CAT Awards Committee announced the CAT Award nominations today.
Workshop Theatre Society picked up a few nominations including:

OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE BY A SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A PLAY… 249 more words

2013-2014 Season

BASIL

We have a bit of a basil explosion going on right now. We have three basil bushes at the garden and three plants in the raised bed at the house. 47 more words

Garden

Review of Jack's Classic Petunia FeED Fertilizer

Earlier this summer, while replenishing my fertilizer supplies at a local nursery, I came upon Jack’s Classic Petunia FeED. Made by the reliable JR Peters Inc, long known for its excellent assortment of indoor plant fertilizers, the clever name suggests petunia nutrients including chelated (ED) iron (Fe). 718 more words

Basics

Quinoa Salad Lettuce Wraps

Serves around 3 or 4!

Salad:
1/2 quinoa cooked (any colour works)
1/2 chopped zucchini
1 finely chopped carrot
1 chopped pepper

Vinaigrette:
1 tbsp coconut vinegar… 101 more words

Food

8 Hour Lamb with Herby Dressing and Crumbled Feta

I came across this particular recipe in the first cook book I bought since being in Australia ‘What Katie Ate’ and this is what inspired me to create my own food blog. 708 more words

Recipes