The BEST frozen popsicles – Homemade – Simple – Delicious – Low Calorie   For some places around the world (like where I’m currently sitting in Antigua, Caribbean), “summer” is a constant. Other places, (like my hatching land of Ontario, Canada), only sees the heat for a few short months (read: hours).   But what…

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St. Patrick’s Day Popcorn I was browsing the recipe section on Pinterest this morning, and came across this little gem. It is definitely something to try and make with the kids. It’s also bright and just in time for Saint Patrick’s Day!   What you’ll need: 1 package of chocolate candy melts in shades of…

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Want the secret to the easiest (and super delicious) chocolate truffles that everyone will question how long it took you to make? FOUR INGREDIENTS are all you need. ((There are countless optional ideas if you would like to make it fancy as well)) I originally got this idea from www.allrecipes.com over six years ago. Check…

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I figured I’d add a recipe of my favourite flavouring before I get into holiday recipes for December! Here’s what you’ll need for Pumpkin Spice Dump Cake Ingredients: 16 ounces pumpkin puree 13 ounces evaporated milk 2 teaspoons pumpkin pie spice 4 eggs 1 1⁄2 cups sugar 18 1⁄2 ounces yellow cake mix 1 cup…

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It’s Thanksgiving here, but since we had our turkey over the weekend, tonight we are having pasta! This one looked good and we all agreed we’d give it a shot! It looks pretty simple and I’m betting it could totally be turned into a crock pot thing if needed and then just add the cooked…

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Happy Thanksgiving everyone! (At least for us Canadians!) This was originally posted November 2015   One thing I have discovered lately, is that with a lot of families who desire to make their own food, the chain of learning has been broken.  Meaning families are no longer passing down information about cooking, leaving us to…

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It was my husbands birthday a couple week ago and when presented with choices for birthday cake he wanted carrot cake, since we moved last June a lot of my stuff is still in boxes – including my favorite carrot cake recipe! A pile of googling brought me to this recipe, and it was AMAZING!…

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I made this recipe for the first time last week. It was pretty tasty and easy to make as well. I hope you all enjoy! Ingredients 1-1/2 cups water 1-1/2 cups uncooked instant brown rice 1 medium green pepper, diced 1/2 cup chopped onion 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 teaspoon minced garlic 1 tablespoon chili…

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Is there anything better on a cool fall evening than sitting down to a delicious homemade soup or stew? Well, since I’m here in the Caribbean, I don’t get too many days of chilly weather, but I guarantee the one thing: I won’t give up my soups! You can take the Canadian girl outta the…

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