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Carrot cake jam

Take your cheese and charcuterie boards to the next level! I’m always on the lookout for interesting new condiments to add to my party platters. The biggest thing I look for is an accessory that provides a great contrast of … Continue reading

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Coconut Pancakes with Caramelized Pineapple Jam

I have to confess I have come a little late to the coconut party. For years, I’ve been reading about the health benefits of coconut, particularly coconut oil, but I was having trouble digesting (pun intended) some of the conflicting … Continue reading

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Planting for a sweet future at Nova Scotia’s newest Haskap farm

It is no secret that I have quite a fondness for farmers. I love purchasing directly from the people who labour so tirelessly to produce top-quality produce. Listening to them speak passionately about their work encourages me to be ever … Continue reading

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Apricot-Cardamom Jam

I’ve always adored apricots both fresh and dried and have enjoyed many an apricot tart, scone and flan over the years. I am amazed, however, that until recently, I had never tasted apricot jam. It’s got a fantastic flavour that … Continue reading

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Plum-Ginger Jam with Lime and Cardamom

As a cook, I find there’s nothing more satisfying than working with really, really fresh ingredients. I recently picked plums off my niece and nephew’s tree, just blocks from my home, and couldn’t wait to get busy creating something special … Continue reading

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