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Chicken Parmesan

Chicken Parmesan is one of those classic recipes everyone loves that is so simple to prepare. Whats not to love about breaded crisp chicken cutlets, rich tomato sauce and melted cheese! If you want to add some exceptional flavour to this recipe be sure to cook up a batch of my Homemade Marinara Sauce, so…

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Homemade Marinara Sauce

This recipe for Homemade Marinara Sauce is so easy to prepare, tastes delicious and so much better than store bought. Marinara sauce is a classic Italian sauce using simple ingredients, tomatoes, onion, garlic and herbs. A good marinara is all about simplicity starting with good quality tomatoes such as San Marzano. I used canned tomatoes in…

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Sour Cherry and Fig Whole Wheat Muffins

This tasty recipe for Whole Wheat Muffins made with sour cherries and figs is excellent as a breakfast muffin or anytime snack. A very filling, dense muffin, not the kind that almost taste like a cupcake. They are packed with an assortment of seeds, carrots, apple and pineapple. 5.0 from 2 reviews Sour Cherry and…

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Kraft Peanut Butter Storytime

Kraft Peanut Butter helps one family plan an unforgettable surprise for one special mom. Fans of heart-warming videos, take note. This beautiful video will have you sending a message to your loved ones in no time. Today’s busy world asks so much from parents. Work / life balance is hard to achieve and schedules are…

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Coconut Oil Bars

Here’s a tasty sweet treat, perfect for Valentine’s Day that is healthy for you! These coconut bars are made with organic coconut oil, coconut, sweetened with honey then drizzled with dark chocolate. I made Chocolate Covered Coconut Bars a while back and they are one of the most popular recipes on my blog! I wanted…

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Homemade Tzatziki Sauce

Homemade Tzatziki Sauce

I love Tzatziki Sauce and this homemade recipe is delicious. This traditional Greek sauce is perfect for dipping or serving with grilled meats. Delightfully refreshing, made with cucumber, lemon and creamy Greek yogurt, the perfect dip for grilled chicken or beef kebobs and of course pita bread. For the ultimate flavour be sure to use fresh…

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Chocolate Sugar Cookies with The Smart Cookie

These  delicious Chocolate Sugar Cookies were made using my new nifty kitchen gadget “The Smart Cookie“. I had the pleasure of connecting with Maya Liberman, Founder and CEO of Smart Cookie Home Essentials and trying out a marvelous product, The Smart Cookie. Maya pitched her product, The Smart Cookie on the hit TV show Dragon’s Den! And guess…

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Tall and Creamy New York Cheesecake

My all-time favourite dessert is cheesecake, just plain and simple cheesecake! I won’t turn down a multi-flavoured, multi-loaded up cheesecake, but I think a plain, tall and creamy cheesecake is the best. I am celebrating my new and updated blog. After being on blogger since the start of my blogging days I decided to make…

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Fettuccine Alfredo with Pan Seared Shrimp

 Pan seared jumbo shrimp taste terrific served with the easy to make Fettuccine Alfredo. Happy New Year to everyone! May 2015 be a wonderful year for everyone full of love and laughter with family and friends. I like to make something special for New Year’s Day dinner and this is a terrific recipe that is…

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Diet Boost Flavored Water Recipes

Yes it is that time of year again; New Year’s resolutions and time for fresh starts. Did you over indulge during the Holidays? I certainly am guilty and now have a few extra pounds causing my jeans to be feeling a little too snug. The overload of sweet, high carb treats and high fat food…

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