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Beef and peas soup

Hello! Delicious things are in store for you this week, I’m proud of this one. This soup was a delicious change of pace. We normally use chicken for our soups, but this time I had beef bones to use!  This means I wanted to make a brown stock for my soup, and that meant starting … Continue reading »

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Old fashioned sugar candies

Its been a while since I’ve updated on here, sadly haven’t had as much energy as usual and spent a bunch of time painting instead of cooking.  I was motivated to post again as my boyfriend Ryan started up his own blog over on Weetabyt.es focusing on computer networking, linux, video streaming issues etc, basically … Continue reading »

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Processing crabapples (cider)

Hello Everyone, Was back at work finally this week, after having almost a month away for my surgery and recovery. It was a relief to finally have something to get me out of the house and keep my mind busy! While I had time off, I took the opportunity to do a few things around … Continue reading »

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Chokecherry Jam

Hello Everybody! If you live in Calgary or the northern prairies, you’ve probably seen a chokecherry before. You may not realize it, they are all over the city here and so few people avail themselves of the berries or are aware that they are even edible! The purple leaves and large amount of small black … Continue reading »

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Fruit Popsicles

This week Calgary has been in a bit of a heat wave, plenty of days of hot sun beating down on us and 30c+ weather. Not a week where I wanted to have my oven on my mind, so I came up with something else to beat the heat. Fruit popsicles! With pieces of fresh … Continue reading »

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