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[Giveaway & Recipe] Win A Year Supply of Catelli® Healthy Harvest® Ancient Grains pasta and Chilled Noodle Salad with Ginger Wasabi Dressing Recipe

Last month, I was invited to a cooking demonstration and hands-on cooking session with Food Network Celebrity Chef Lynn Crawford at the SAIT Polytechnic Culinary Campus to celebrate the launch of the new Catelli® Healthy Harvest® Ancient Grains pasta in … Continue reading

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RECIPE: Chinese Sweet Almond Soup (using a Vitamix)

After purchasing a Vitamix blender late last year, I’ve been trying to make Chinese Sweet Almond Soup, which is very similar in taste to almond milk but with a thicker and more creamy consistency. There are numerous recipes online for … Continue reading

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Spot Prawns – One of My Favourite Foods

Spot Prawns are up there with lobster as one of my all-time favourite foods. They are indigenous to the West Coast, from Alaska to BC to Southern California.  The name is actually a bit of a misnomer, as spot prawns … Continue reading

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