Archive | November, 2010

29 November 2010 ~ 7 Comments

Easy Cranberry Sauce Muffins

This recipe might look a tad familiar to you. Why? Well, once again it’s my Famous Banana Muffin Recipe, transformed just a little but without the bananas! Just replace them with canned cranberry sauce (or fresh cooked if you’ve got it) add in some pumpkin pie spice, and grated lemon zest and voila! Festive Muffin […]

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28 November 2010 ~ 1 Comment

Curried Apple & Chicken Salad in a Pita

Ever dream about food? I’m not too sure whether this is normal or not, but when you cook and bake as much as I do, I guess it stands to reason that it would play a role in my dreams from time to time.  I know for a fact that I *daydream* about cheesecake – […]

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24 November 2010 ~ 1 Comment

Helping the Guelph Humane Society

I love to help the local animal shelter where I can. We have given donations to them every year for as long as we’ve lived in Guelph, and one of our resident companion cats (Annie is pictured above) came from there also. The people that work with the animals in shelters across North America have […]

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21 November 2010 ~ 1 Comment

Three Ways With Burgers

Even though barbecue season is over (or perhaps it’s not if you’re one who insanely barbeques right through the winter like I do) it doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a great burger! I wanted to show how you can take one very simple everyday item such as a basic hamburger, and dress it up in […]

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19 November 2010 ~ 5 Comments

Another Contest!

One year ago tonight, I launched “The Cat Can Cook Book!” This collection of favorite easy recipes is on it’s way to Best-Seller’s List status! It has also been made available for Kindle and other e-readers, and traveled the world, from North America to Asia, Europe, Australia and many other stops in between! To celebrate […]

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17 November 2010 ~ 3 Comments

President’s Choice Insider’s Event

What a party! I am home from Toronto, where this evening I had the privilege of attending the President’s Choice Holiday Insider’s Event. I can honestly say that the PC chefs and product developers LOVE what they do and it shows both in their attitude towards the quality products they help create as well as […]

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16 November 2010 ~ 0 Comments

…And the Winner is…

The winner of the beautiful $100 President’s Choice Products Holiday Survival Kit Gift Basket is#47 – Michelle!!! I have e-mailed you and hoping to hear back soon. I wish I had a last name, but hopefully, you’ll check your e-mail 🙂 CONGRATULATIONS and THANKS PC!!!

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14 November 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Potato, Leek & Bacon Soup

It’s definitely soup weather these days! When the warmer early fall starts to fade and the cool late fall days come along, it’s time for some easy soup recipes 🙂 This one was invented in my own kitchen this morning, using what we had on hand and it was simply delicious! Potato, Leek & Bacon […]

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09 November 2010 ~ 167 Comments

President’s Choice Giveaway!

For some time now I have blogged (and basically told everyone who will listen) about how much I ADORE President’s Choice Products. They are high quality, affordable and delicious – that’s a perfect combination if you ask me! Since last year, PC has sent samplings of their new products for my review, and every time […]

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08 November 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Presidents Choice Does it Again!

I LOVE food…and I really LOVE trying new products, especially when the quality and price are right. President’s Choice Products never fail to impress me, and for the years and years I’ve religiously used them, the company keeps coming up with better ideas for sensational new products every year. The holiday season always brings with […]

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