White Chocolate Cranberry Pancakes with Sweet Orange Butter

White Chocolate Cranberry Pancakes with Sweet Orange Butter

If there’s any time of year that most of the world is likely to have overnight guests (or beovernight guests) it has got to be Christmas. And, we all know that overnight guests means one thing – an extra special breakfast. This recipe is made with 100% whole wheat and fresh, tart cranberries, but I’m not… 

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Cranberry Orange Scones

cranberry orange scones

To celebrate Max’s first day of school I let him decide what foods we would eat for each meal that day. His choices? Orange pie for breakfast, beef dip for lunch, and pizza for supper. I vetoed the orange pie. He changed it to an orange dessert. I suggested orange scones. He said yes. And in the… 

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Creamy Tropical Green Smoothie

Creamy Tropical Green Smoothies

Green smoothies have been a “thing” for quite a while now, but I didn’t get it for the longest time because every recipe I tried tasted just too, well, green. But, I finally found one that tastes like a proper smoothie – cold, creamy and delicious. Your first thought will be “tropical” not “green”. There’s… 

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Fruity Red Onion Vinaigrette & A Simple Salad

Fruity Red Onion Vinaigrette & A Simple Salad

I made this salad for my company over the weekend. I had plans to make a couple different salads but we all liked this one so much that we couldn’t seem to stay away from it. Sorry Mr. Caesar, you have been trumped. This is my favourite homemade vinaigrette so far. Most are too oily… 

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Barcelona Hot Chocolate with Strawberry Marshmallows

Barcelona Hot Chocolate with Strawberry Marshmallows

Company arrived yesterday for a four day stay. It always feel nice to have visitors from home because it helps bring our two worlds together. We haven’t made many plans yet and are keeping things pretty relaxed. Growing up we always had a house full of visitors, especially around special occasions. So, for me to… 

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Chinese Dumplings – Daring Cooks

Chinese Dumplings

We are finally over the sickies. Wee Hoo! It had to make it’s way through the whole house first, of course. But, thankfully we got it in varying degrees and not everyone was flat in bed. My little sonny almost made it a whole year without getting sick, besides the usual teething sniffles and agony, so I… 

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