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  • Kermit was right. It's not easy being green.  And it's definitely not always easy trying to get kids and carnivores to eat their veggies.

    Give Your Veggies A Makeover

    Kermit was right. It's not easy being green. And it's definitely not always easy trying to get kids and carnivores to eat their veggies. "Eat your vegetables" is one of many phrases we vowed we'd never say as moms. But we were wrong. So when I caugh...

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  • Winter is finally behind us and we're excited to finally say goodbye to hearty comfort foods and lighten up our menus with some fresh Spring Salads. So we're thrilled that National Salad Month takes place in May. Let's give our ovens a rest and celebra...

    Top 10 Salads For National Salad Month

    Winter is finally behind us and we're excited to finally say goodbye to hearty comfort foods and lighten up our menus with some fresh Spring Salads. So we're thrilled that National Salad Month takes place in May. Let's give our ovens a rest and celebra...

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  • We're all going green this weekend for St. Patrick's Day! And while it's just a few days away, we're so excited that we're prepping for it a little in advance. St. Patrick's Day is commonly associated with a ton of beer, cocktails and fun-filled partie...

    You’ll Want To Celebrate Early With These St. Paddy’s Day Eats

    We're all going green this weekend for St. Patrick's Day! And while it's just a few days away, we're so excited that we're prepping for it a little in advance. St. Patrick's Day is commonly associated with a ton of beer, cocktails and fun-filled partie...

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  • Every year when the clocks spring ahead for daylight saving time, we always find ourselves scratching our heads and wondering how losing just one hour of sleep can leave us feeling so tired! If you have a hard time suppressing your yawns, in spite of y...

    Coffee Recipes To Help You Adjust To Daylight Saving Time

    Every year when the clocks spring ahead for daylight saving time, we always find ourselves scratching our heads and wondering how losing just one hour of sleep can leave us feeling so tired! If you have a hard time suppressing your yawns, in spite of y...

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Wonton Soup is probably my ultimate comfort food. As far back as I can remember, my Ma-Ma (my Chinese Grandma) used to drive up to Kamloops to visit us every summer. I always looked forward to her annual ritual of folding fresh wontons to stock ...

    Wonton Soup — Just Like Ma-Ma Used To Make

    Wonton Soup is probably my ultimate comfort food. As far back as I can remember, my Ma-Ma (my Chinese Grandma) used to drive up to Kamloops to visit us every summer. I always looked forward to her annual ritual of folding fresh wontons to stock ...

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  • Ah October...the month of cooler weather and crazy costumes! We can't help but get super excited around the end of October because we know that Halloween is coming. One of the things we love most about this holiday is of course...the candy! (Definitely...

    What To Do With Your Leftover Halloween Candy

    Ah October...the month of cooler weather and crazy costumes! We can't help but get super excited around the end of October because we know that Halloween is coming. One of the things we love most about this holiday is of course...the candy! (Definitely...

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Those lazy days of summer feel like a distant memory now that the chilly weather has arrived. Gone are the easy days of throwing burgers on the grill for a last-minute dinner solution. By now you've dusted off your oven mitts and moved dinner prep ba...

    Try These 30-Minute Dinner Recipes

    Those lazy days of summer feel like a distant memory now that the chilly weather has arrived. Gone are the easy days of throwing burgers on the grill for a last-minute dinner solution. By now you've dusted off your oven mitts and moved dinner prep ba...

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There are 2 things we absolutely love about fall...  those warm drinks we wrap our hands around (hint, hint...our Pumpkin Spice Hot Chocolate), and that giddy feeling we get knowing the holidays are fast - approaching. With the change in weather, it'...

    12 Comfort Foods You Have To Try This Fall

    There are 2 things we absolutely love about fall... those warm drinks we wrap our hands around (hint, hint...our Pumpkin Spice Hot Chocolate), and that giddy feeling we get knowing the holidays are fast - approaching. With the change in weather, it'...

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It's Canadian Thanksgiving this weekend and, I don't know about you, but I have far too many apples to use up from apple picking with my kids this fall.

Fear not, I have an easy dessert recipe to help you use up those healthy, fresh-picked apples an...

    This Salted Caramel Apple Pie Cake Will Save Thanksgiving

    It's Canadian Thanksgiving this weekend and, I don't know about you, but I have far too many apples to use up from apple picking with my kids this fall. Fear not, I have an easy dessert recipe to help you use up those healthy, fresh-picked apples an...

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  • Today we're talking how to fuel your workouts! I get a lot of clients asking me about pre and post workout snacks. This one is a bit tough to give a generalized answer as it really depends on your overall goals (general health and wellness vs. enduranc...

    Are You Fueling Your Workouts Right?

    Today we're talking how to fuel your workouts! I get a lot of clients asking me about pre and post workout snacks. This one is a bit tough to give a generalized answer as it really depends on your overall goals (general health and wellness vs. enduranc...

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  • Camping recipe guide with menus and packing list to make your Labour Day weekend memorable

As you get your camping gear together and head out into the woods for one last hurrah, we've put together a little weekend campfire recipe collection for you. J...

    Labour Day Weekend Camping Trip Recipes

    Camping recipe guide with menus and packing list to make your Labour Day weekend memorable As you get your camping gear together and head out into the woods for one last hurrah, we've put together a little weekend campfire recipe collection for you. J...

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  • August 10th is International S'mores Day people and while you never need an excuse to enjoy this most Canadian of campfire desserts, you almost have an obligation to enjoy this sticky treat tonight. 

While we page homage to the classic s'more, we've a...

    3 Mind-Blowing Recipes For National S’mores Day

    August 10th is International S'mores Day people and while you never need an excuse to enjoy this most Canadian of campfire desserts, you almost have an obligation to enjoy this sticky treat tonight. While we page homage to the classic s'more, we've a...

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