Category Archives: Food

Down the Gullet: Apple Galette

I like apples like Bubba Gump likes shrimp.  Apple pie, apple crumble, apple crisp, apple cake, apple danish, apple cobbler, baked apples, apple pancakes, apple napoleon…you get the point. So when I saw this tutorial video, my tastebuds began to … Continue reading

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Family Day

The pleasure in having a February long weekend!  Hooray! Thanks to Ontario for giving us a little break in the dead of winter to find some much needed vitamin D.  I found mine in the form of friends, a feast, … Continue reading

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New Toys

The pleasure in getting new toys. Looking back to the weeks I spent agonizing and debating over the purchase of a Velvetine bag, I am now so happy I chose to forgo the indulgence and instead, buy my first DSLR … Continue reading

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Blueberry Banana Nut Muffins

I don’t think I’ve stopped eating since Christmas Eve, nor do I remember what it feels like to be hungry.  We are truly blessed.  Adding to the gluttony, I finally had a chance to use those browning bananas on the … Continue reading

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My Mom Says

You are what you eat… If you eat a lot of bread, bagels, or donuts, you will be doughy. If you eat a lot of potatoes, of course, you will look like a potato. If you eat a lot of … Continue reading

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In The Pom Of My Hand

Eating pomegranates — a task most others find incredibly tedious —  I find great pleasure in breaking through the rind, peeling away the membrane, and meticulously popping each individual seed off the pith, followed by the joy of eating the … Continue reading

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Get Crackin’

When there’s nothing in the fridge and no cravings to drive the appetite, turn to the simple pleasure of a fried egg on top of rice.  So easy, so good. Soon your tongue will be inspired to take it to … Continue reading

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