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On using stuff up...

There are a lot of really great Canadian Beauty Bloggers right now who are really candid about being conscious to use things up (and straightforward in their reviews).  750 more words

5 By Fall

Fisherman's Vegetables and Wine Stew

We’ve had really bad weather lately and what is there to do on a gloomy and rainy day? Cook of course! And preferably something hearty that will make you feel better… So last thursday I decided to cook one of my winter favourites (I know it is the heart of summer but the weather in Paris has a mind of its own…), a creamy fish and vegetables stew. 410 more words


Horse treats!

Cleaning out the freezer this weekend, I experimented. I had intended to made horse snacks out of apple juicing remnants ages ago.
Ingredients: apple pomace, oats, barley. 21 more words

Cresswell Farm

192/365 Today I... looked in the fridge

Today I… made dinner from the ‘bottom of the fridge’- the term we use in our house for meals that consist of leftovers or stuff that needs using up. 225 more words


No Plastic July - The first days.

As you know I have pledged to give up 5 areas of plastic consumption for No Plastic July.

I have been watching blogland and the key to all these challenges (No Plastic, No Waste, Buy Nothing New, Give Up Supermarkets) is research, planning, organisation and preparation.  1,054 more words

Deconstructed Chocolate eclairs

So, I knew making pastry for eclairs is not very easy! ……And they were right!

I have never made it before, so mine did not rise at all, but being one that hates wasting, I thought I can do something with this. 123 more words



Normally I do not have any pancakes left, because my boys would have them for breakfast the next day, but when I heard that you can freeze them, I thought I would like to try. 112 more words