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Beet and Gherkin Salad

This beautiful salad comes to us from my new favourite cookbook, Mamushka: A Cookbook by Olia Hercules. The book is a beautiful and delicious-looking collection of recipes from Ukraine and Eastern Europe. 292 more words


Brunch at Home: Monkey Bread, Cheesy Potato Breakfast Casserole and other goodies

We’ve been busy going out a lot and missing a few of our regular brunch buddies so we decided to change things up a little this week and host brunch at our place. 1,168 more words


Datenight at One18 Empire

Hubby and I have been regular subscribers to Calgary’s Vertigo Theatre BD & P Mystery Series for three years now. I am always impressed with the quality of the productions, and I always eagerly anticipate our theatre nights out together. 794 more words

Restaurant Visits

Return to Starbelly

It’s safe to say that suburban dwellers really don’t have a lot of choice when it comes to nearby quality dining experiences. We can either have lackluster, mass produced dinners at large chain type restaurants, go for pizza, or fight traffic all the way up Macleod Trail while heading to a down town core restaurant. 729 more words

Restaurant Visits

New Years Resolutions Schmesolutions

I’ve never been one for New Years Resolutions.  If I am going to do something, I am going to do something, regardless of any given arbitrary calendar day.   715 more words


Roasted Beet an Orange Salad

A Winter Salad Dedicated To Trudy.

Our sister-in-law Trudy currently works and lives in Macau. We stay in touch each week by Skype and sometimes the topic turns to food, especially when we’ve just posted about something that isn’t easily available in Macau.  366 more words


Let's Talk Tahini

What is tahini? It’s ground sesame seeds. It has a smooth, nut butter consistency and a nutty flavor that is slightly bitter. It makes for deliciously creamy sauces, dips, & dressings. 1,931 more words