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5 years in the Netherlands (Or: Wow!)

Today marks five years to the day since I arrived in the Netherlands. It is amazing how time files… Yesterday was otherwise a very typical December day: 111 more words


Last Minute Holiday Baking Hacks

My hubby and I like to give out goodie trays to friends and neighbors at Christmas. Sometime in November, my oven decided it no longer wanted to heat. 278 more words


Bread Pudding

Bread pudding has been around for centuries. Way back when, it was considered a poor mans pudding. They would make it by using up their stale bread which is exactly what I did! 438 more words


For a warm and bubbly winter brunch

With an array of seasonal vegetables and festive flavoured cuisine, Sorrento — Shangri-La Eros Hotel’s fine dining Italian restaurant is all set to enthrall foodies this winter.  510 more words

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Maple Sugar Cookies

Phew!  What a weekend!  Saturday I cooked, carved and froze our Christmas turkey.  I made mashed potatoes and turnip for both Christmas Eve and Christmas Day and froze them.  408 more words

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Spiced Orange & Almond Upside Down Cake (Vegan/ Gluten-free)

This is just the kind of deliciousness I like at Christmas, something light and rich.  Makes a nice change at this time of year!  One of the highlights for me is the intense spiced marmalade glaze (with or without whiskey;)  This cake can be served as festive dessert with some vegan creme fraiche or cream. 895 more words