Archive | December, 2009

31 December 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Pan Seared Pork Chops with Butternut Squash

Our local celebrity chef Emily Richards, is sometimes the inspiration behind dishes I make in my own kitchen. This is one of her many delicious recipes, that I’ve modified just a little. The original calls for apples, but since I don’t have any at the moment, I just left them out. I’m sure it won’t […]

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30 December 2009 ~ 1 Comment

Hunter’s Beef Stew

Tonight’s dinner is a hearty stew made with beef, carrots and potatoes – that’s just about it! You don’t need to get crazy with tons of ingredients in order to make a tasty dish like this one. This is perfect to make ahead and just stick in the oven and cook until ready. 1 TBSP […]

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28 December 2009 ~ 5 Comments

Evie’s Savoury Pie/Roll

Over Christmas my Aunt brought this yummy dish over to add to the feast! If there’s one thing our family likes to do together, it’s eat! We all enjoyed this so much, and I wanted to post her recipe here for you to try too! Savory Pie/Roll 1 frozen sausage meat roll, thawed completely 2 […]

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26 December 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Need a Break From Cooking?

Well then, check out www.catcanbead.com! My most recent jewellery projects have been custom family necklaces. I’ve now made many of these for my friends, but would love to start making them for everyone. What a beautiful way to carry your loved ones with you everywhere, and just like the families they represent, no two are […]

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24 December 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Merry Christmas!

Wishing all of my friends and readers alike a very Merry Christmas! May you be wrapped in the warmth of love and feel the blessings of this beautiful season of giving and sharing

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22 December 2009 ~ 0 Comments

In The Bookshelf Window…

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19 December 2009 ~ 2 Comments

Zevia Trivia Contest

Recently I was contacted and asked to do a review of a new product called Zevia. I am always happy to oblige when it comes to taste-testing new products. Zevia is a sugar-free, caffeine-free, zero-calorie, all natural soda and it is truly AMAZING! My family was sent a huge mixed case of this yummy treat, […]

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18 December 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Fancy Eggnog

I was contacted by a reader today who asked if I have a tried and true eggnog recipe. Well, turns out I don’t…the reason? Yup, you guessed it – President’s Choice Eggnog is the best, so I can’t be bothered making my own. However, I do like to add things to it to make it […]

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17 December 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Win a Trip to Vienna!

If you’re a foodie blogger like I am, you may want to enter this great contest! http://www.vienna.net/xmas First prize is a weekend in Vienna! Very nice 🙂

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16 December 2009 ~ 1 Comment

500 Fans by Christmas?

I have a goal! If you LOVE my site, LOVE my recipes, or just LOVE the colour pink, then join my Facebook Fans! Just click on the link on the right side of your screen, and join me on FB! Updates, recipes, news…all the goods! I love sharing my ideas with the world and I’m […]

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