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14 Oct Posted by in Foody Friday | Comments


I wanted to try chocolate covered cranberries, so I did some experimenting for Thanksgiving. I started by  soaking  fresh cranberries in Amaretto overnight, I thought the flavours would work well together.  Next step is to stain the berries and poke each one with a toothpick. Yes this can be tedious. Melt chocolate over hot water, […]


07 Oct Posted by in Foody Friday | Comments

Cranberries, not just on Turkey

Earlier this week we had a Turkey dinner with all the trimmings. Including a delicious cranberry sauce that included dates, orange juice, orange peel and spices. It was tart but tasty.  For dessert we had Apple Crisp (last week’s recipe). Instead of ice cream I opted for a spoonful of greek yogurt , but it […]


30 Sep Posted by in Foody Friday | Comments

Apples, apples and more apples

We are well into apple season. I am very fortunate to have an almost infinite supply of fresh apples.So far I have made Apple and Ginger Chutney,  Apple and Plum Chutney, Apple and Blackberry crisp, plus I have  frozen apples. Here is a great recipe for a gluten free Crisp which is my go to favourite. […]


23 Sep Posted by in Foody Friday | Comments

Fastest dinner ever!

I (Sandy)invited our grandson for dinner and I didn’t feel like cooking, here’s what happened. First stop veggie isle, pick up a romaine lettuce and a package of ceasar salad mix and a few new potatoes, next stop frozen section, two packs of Fort Hardy Ribs (they are fully cooked and full of sauce). You […]


16 Sep Posted by in Foody Friday | Comments


Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, so why not make it a good one.  I want to give a shout out to Charlotte & the Quail restaurant located in the Horticultural Centre of the Pacific.  The choices are few, but very tasty, gluten free and organic. The signature oatmeal pancakes topped with poached pears are amazing. […]