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Lemony Olive Oil Banana Bread

Do I really need another banana bread recipe? No.

But, when I had some extra lemons on hand from last week’s Earl Grey Spiced Fruit Compote… 502 more words


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Here’s what I love: salad. For me, there is nothing like a big pile of greens, some interesting add-ins, and a yummy dressing to make my heart go pitter pat, my mouth water and my tummy go rumbly. 646 more words

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Hand-Chopped Pesto

I’ve always made pesto in a food processor until I found 101 Cookbooks’ recipe for “How to Make Pesto Like an Italian Grandmother.” I tried  244 more words


Food as Medicine

I really love cooking. I like it, mostly from a creative and inspiring perspective. Sometimes, I’ll skim through cook books just to get ideas for flavour combinations and then just free form. 189 more words

Shredded Egg Salad Recipe from Heidi Swanson

It’s no secret that eggs are one of my favorite quick eats. Typically, I’ll grab a hard boiled egg for some protein on the go, or scramble them up with veggies for a no brainer dinner or brunch. 24 more words