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    “Can It!”

    Sorry, but this won’t be a “how to” piece on canning. The web and your favourite bookstore have a collective harvest of info on this alchemic subject, and ...

    On December 9, 2014 / By
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    Tasted: Spain

    The Spanish have a long history of winemaking, dating back thousands of years. This combined with the fact that the country is the third largest wine producer in ...

    On December 4, 2014 / By
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    South African Whites

    Long-suffering fans of South African whites rejoice (now, before you get all politically correct on me, let me clarify: I’m talking the wine here). South African white wines ...

    On December 2, 2014 / By

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    “Can It!”

    Sorry, but this won’t be a “how to” piece on canning. The web and your favourite bookstore have a collective harvest of info on this alchemic subject, and ...

    On December 9, 2014 / By
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    Falling for Chardonnay

    One of my favourite ways to cook salmon in the fall is on a soaked cedar plank – the rich smoky flavours somehow seem fitting to the cooler ...

    On October 20, 2014 / By
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    Breads and Spreads

    You might say that bread, that most beautiful of human inventions, really doesn’t need any improvement. But let’s just say, for the sake of argument, that improving it ...

    On September 18, 2014 / By

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    Ready for the Weekend: Holiday Parties

    It’s the weekend and at this time of year, plans probably include a party. Whether you’re hosting a fabulous soirée, attending an office party or dining out with friends, here are a few tips on keeping your holiday sanity (and your waistline) intact. Cheers! Holiday Cocktails: 6 Tips for Enjoying Drinks While Watching Your Weight How to enjoy a few drinks and still ...

    On December 5, 2014 / By
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    Ready for the Weekend: Winter is Coming…

    We know, the official start of winter is still a little over a month away. But, unlike summer that makes a gradual entrance, winter tends to come fast; sometimes overnight and usually catches us somewhat off guard. Make the most out of this weekend and get a little winter prep in – you’ll thank yourself later when you wake up to below freezing ...

    On November 14, 2014 / By
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    Ready for the Weekend: Time to Unwind

    Finally, it’s the weekend. And, the end of October, already. The holidays are fast approaching and so are the kind of weekends that are so packed with social activity and pre-holiday prep, that most of us probably won’t get much of a breather much before January. So, take this weekend to unwind; escape for a couple  of days, un-schedule, read a book and ...

    On October 31, 2014 / By