Oh Fudge!

Oh Fudge!

Well, as someone once said, ‘life happens when you make other plans’! So my blogging activity has been significantly impacted in the last month by my choosing to return full time to the workforce – Read more...

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By     |    Jan 22, 2012
Posted in: Let's Eat     |    4 Comments
Charlotte’s Dark Christmas Cake

Charlotte’s Dark Christmas Cake

  Christmas is a time to count your blessings and I am very fortunate to be blessed with many special people in my life – my own family, my sisters and brother and many dear Read more...

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By     |    Nov 29, 2011
Posted in: Let's Eat     |    8 Comments
Snow Day Shepherd’s Pie

Snow Day Shepherd’s Pie

Good news – Lochie the Sheltie Wonder Dog is virtually fully recovered and thriving on the homemade chicken breast and steamed rice meal plan I’ve been preparing lovingly for him. For those who missed my Read more...

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By     |    Nov 25, 2011
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Honest! The Dog Ate My Homework!

Honest! The Dog Ate My Homework!

True enough, loyal blog followers, I can’t complete the post planned for this morning, a wonderful dark chocolate/cashew concoction as a nod to friend Holly who was begging for something chocolate, because the dog ate Read more...

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By     |    Nov 23, 2011
Posted in: Anne-alyzing, Table Talk     |    8 Comments
Granny’s Birthday Cake

Granny’s Birthday Cake

Lucky me! I’ve just had a birthday, treated wonderfully by my family, enjoyed an incredible dinner at home and capped a great day with a big slice of my favourite cake, Granny’s Birthday Cake. This Read more...

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By     |    Nov 13, 2011
Posted in: Let's Eat     |    8 Comments
Toney River Pasta

Toney River Pasta

Toney River, a little piece of paradise on the north shore of Nova Scotia where family gathers every summer in our cottage to wind down, catch up, rejuvenate and share lots of good food, is Read more...

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By     |    Nov 8, 2011
Posted in: Let's Eat     |    7 Comments
Sweet Potato Chile

Sweet Potato Chile

The plan is for November to be pretty much Cake Month – there’s Baby Sister’s birthday on the 1st (she turned 50 two days ago in case you missed that post!), my own next week Read more...

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By     |    Nov 3, 2011
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Nanny’s Chocolate Cake

Nanny’s Chocolate Cake

I’m tempted to call this Milestone Cake but it really belongs to Nanny MacDonald, my grandmother who made it often for us and it was always a welcome treat. However, I decided to make it Read more...

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By     |    Nov 1, 2011
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“Lemon” Chicken

“Lemon” Chicken

Here’s a simple, yet tasty, childhood favourite of my oldest son’s – Alex (aka Marathon Man after running his first marathon in Toronto last weekend) used to love this dish and always called it “lemon” Read more...

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By     |    Oct 20, 2011
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Autumn Pot Roast

Autumn Pot Roast

Despite our summery Thanksgiving weekend in Atlantic Canada (temperatures over 25 degrees C for most of us), this week has brought us back to reality and with it, some glorious, but definitely cooler days. Just Read more...

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By     |    Oct 13, 2011
Posted in: Let's Eat     |    12 Comments