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Clove-Molasses Cake #recipe

September 15, 2012


So, where have I been (again?)  Doing the first few weeks of school, I suppose.  And cleaning out my children’s closets.  All four kids now have neat and organized living spaces.  And while I’m not sure how long it will last, I do not feel a parade is entirely out of the question, now that […]

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Dempster’s New Bagels with Herb & Garlic Cream Cheese #recipe & #g!veaway #CanWin

August 28, 2012


Dempster’s have revamped their bagels.  They are now lighter and fluffier than before, but still have that delicious chewy texture that I look for in a bagel.  And what goes better on a bagel than cream cheese? I started with a selection of fresh herbs from both my outdoor garden and my indoor one.  Pictured […]

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Mojito Cupcakes #recipe

August 9, 2012

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Mojito seems to be a quintessential summer beverage.  The combination of mint and lime pair so well together that not liking it should be considered a some sort of indictable offense. 1 white cake mix 1 1/4 cup fresh squeezed lime juice 3 eggs 1/3 cup vegetable oil finely grated lime zest mint extract Prepare […]

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Maple Baked Beans #recipe

July 30, 2012


This weekend, approximately 150 of my dad’s relatives gathered for our annual family reunion.  My grandfather was one of nine siblings.  Each summer, of those nine families undertakes the monumental task of assembling all of us in one place.  Every family that comes brings both a dessert and a main course dish.  For dessert, I […]

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Harvest Cooler

July 23, 2012

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Recipes come from the strangest of places.  In this case, The Master Seamstress found this one in a page-a-day John Deere calendar.  The colour is stunning and festive.  Here’s how it goes: 1 lime Jell-O 1 cup boiling water 4 cups pineapple juice 3/4 cup lemon juice 5 cups ice water Dissolve the Jell-O in […]

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