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Powerful oatmeal breakfast bowl

A quick, protein-packed way to start your day! I’ve been a fan of oatmeal or porridge since I was a little kid and only learned recently that my mother – who kindly made it for me whenever I requested it … Continue reading

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Buckwheat Waffles with Blueberry-Maple Sauce

Buckwheat is one of the most delicious, nutritious and easy to work with gluten-free flours; it’s too bad whomever named it didn’t consider that it’s neither wheat nor grain. Made from the ground seeds of a dock plant (Fagopyrum esculentum), … Continue reading

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Artisan-style Fruit and Nut Crisps

Ever since Lesley Stowe introduced the world to her fantastic Raincoast Crisps, I’ve wanted to figure out a way to make them at home. Somehow, eating a cracker that’s packed with nutritious things makes me feel more virtuous about the … Continue reading

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Browned Butter Blueberry Muffins

I love baking with blueberries. Just the sight of them in a pie, scone or muffin makes me smile. While it’s their delicious flavour that I find irresistible, it’s also great knowing that they are packed with all sorts of … Continue reading

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Russian Meatballs (Tefteli) in Cream Sauce

Meatballs are a staple in many different cultures and have been served up across the globe since Roman times. In Russia, Tefteli are popular as comfort food and are typically served with boiled or fried potatoes rather than with pasta … Continue reading

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Chocolate-Yogurt Fruit Dip

Scanning the supermarket aisles these days, it’s tricky to find snack foods that appeal to kids but aren’t off the charts for salt, sugar or fat. This is a quick recipe that delivers a great chocolate flavour in a lighter … Continue reading

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Baked Potatoes with Arugula and Creamy Dressing

Baked potatoes can get a little dull sometimes. While they can be very tasty loaded up with sinful amounts of butter or sour cream, they still don’t shine on the plate. I like twice-baked versions, where you scoop out the … Continue reading

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