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Six O'Clock Solution: Stir-fry on the fly

Canadian Living magazine has a reliable test kitchen, so, when a new cookbook comes out with recipes from the magazine, readers tend to welcome it. 202 more words

Food And Cooking

Move over Paleo: Six indigenous cookbooks to warm you up

It’s that time of year, leaves are changing, the cool winds are blowing in, and the autumn harvest is rich with hearty delights! While pop culture is exploring Paleo diets, indigenous people have been practicing this from time immemorial. 885 more words

On The Hunt For New Recipes and Cookbooks

I’ve run out of ideas of how to keep things fresh, fun, & tasty in the kitchen. I’m on the hunt for  good cookbooks to try new recipes. 106 more words

Tasty Tuesday

I went overboard on old school

I just went overboard on buying old school metal bookends. One is good, many is fabulous!

I fell for the color, of course. Color always comes first. 128 more words

Fun Finds

Spice of Life

This morning, I’m meeting Ian Hemphill, author of The Herb & Spice Bible, at my club, the Cos (our nickname for The Cosmopolitan Club, started for governesses on their days’ off over a hundred years ago and today a sisterhood of women in the arts and business). 138 more words


Watch Mark Bittman explain the virtues of fast food

When I was 20, my mother bought me a copy of Mark Bittman’s seminal How To Cook Everything as a housewarming gift for my first apartment. 191 more words


five paws up for paddington bear's apple tart

The furry helpers in the Alphabet Soup kitchen are just counting down the days till the new Paddington movie premieres in the U.S. on Christmas Day, which just happens to be Paddington’s winter birthday (he also celebrates June 25). 1,030 more words

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