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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). 1,063 more words

Book Reviews (all Genres)

Winging it in the Kitchen

So this week I’ve re-discovered the Food Network… via their website since I don’t have a TV… But I’ve fallen in love with Pioneer Woman… 412 more words


friday feast: an awesome poem about claude monet (+ his fave recipe for madeleines au citron)

“I would like to paint the way a bird sings.” ~ Claude Monet


Today, a mini feast celebrating Claude Monet. There are very few of us who are not enamored with Impressionist art, and as writers, artists, and poets, we know only too well the great joy and frustration that can define the creative process. 1,236 more words

Poetry Friday

Easy Gourmet: Awesome Recipes Anyone Can Cook

Easy Gourmet by Stephanie Le

Publisher: Page Street Publishing | Sept 2014
Format: Paperback | 240 pages
Rating: 5 of 5

About the Book:

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Book Review

Weekend Cooking: My Menu System

A few weeks ago Trish posted about her meal planning woes and Heather recently posted her weekly meal plan. I thought I’d share my meal plan system I’ve been using since September with only minor tweaking. 990 more words

Weekend Cooking: Hey pesto!

(A bit too cheesy you think?)

Last Sunday my neighbour messages to ask if we’d like some vegetables from her friend’s garden. Some chard and basil. 422 more words


Weekend Cooking: Pumpkin Butter

Recently I had felt nostalgic for making apple butter.  We have many apple trees in our yard and usually each fall I post pictures on Facebook for people to come and get them and they come in droves to get buckets of apples.  487 more words

Weekend Cooking