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In a Jam

One of my favourite things to do around summer is to make jam.  We are really lucky to be surrounded by lots of pick your own farms plus we also grow blackcurrants, strawberries, gooseberries, blackberries and raspberries in our own garden.  81 more words

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Self-saucing maple syrup pudding

Sitting at the dinner table dear hubby announces “Let’s have a self-saucing butterscotch pudding for dessert”. Bless his cotton socks. I did not have any golden syrup to make it, but I did have maple, and hence, the maple pudding was born! 221 more words

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An unexpected forage (cherries)

Today was one of those perfect days when everything seemed to go right and then some!

Friends visited us in our village and we showed them around the community orchard, which I have hardly been to myself… It’s that on-your-doorstep syndrome, where it’s so close you overlook it. 170 more words


Strawberry Walnut Apple Salad. YUM!

Doesn’t that sound wonderful? Delicious, easy, oh! did I mention it’s also pretty healthy? It’s like a triple hit of awesome – AND it’s super refreshing on a summer day PLUS! 307 more words


Chicken and Broccoli Stir-Fry



1 cup chicken broth

1/4 cup honey

1/4 cup soy sauce

1/2 tablespoon fresh ginger, minced

2 medium garlic cloves, minced

2 tablespoons cornstarch… 205 more words

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Pancake Yancake turns 3: Macaron Pancakes

After a year of feeling senior in undergrad, the past few days on my new medical school’s campus have flipped my perspective. So in the spirit of Pancake Yancake’s third year, cheers to feeling young again (and hopefully always)! 330 more words

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In the Kitchen

Happy Friday, sweet readers. We’ve made it through another week! And in anticipation of another beautiful weekend ahead of us, I thought I’d share another easy and delicious dish to highlight one of my favorite summer vegetables… tomatoes. 288 more words