26 Cookbooks Everyone Should Have

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I’ve been meaning to put a list together for a while, one that tells everyone what my favourite cookbooks are. Now, I am a cookbook addict, it’s hard for me to pass one up, and I’ll read them cover to cover like a novel before I ever actually try out a recipe. I’m not going to list every cookbook I’ve ...

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Review: Santa Sent Me A Letter

Just before we left for vacation I got an email from the people at Santa Sent Me A Letter asking if I’d like to try it out. Every Christmas I send the kids letter to Santa for them, and the incredible Canada Post Elves diligently send them one back. But those elves, they are writing back to a lot of ...

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Product Review: Circulon Prime Hard Anodized Skillet


I was given the opportunity to test out a Circulon skillet that’s part of a new line of cookware offered at Canadian Tire. The piece I’ve been playing around with is the hard anodized 9.75” deep covered skillet. Now, I was already a fan of hard anodized cookware. The set I’ve been using for the last eight-plus years was made ...

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Cookbook Review: Simply Perfect Party Cakes for Kids


So, I’ve been sitting on this book for a couple of weeks now, and I have gone through it at least a half a dozen times, cover to cover. “Simply Perfect Party Cakes for Kids” by Zoe Clark, available at The Cake for those of you in the UK, and at Every time I do, I see something else ...

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Irresistible Ice Pops


How lucky am I. During what has been, hands down, the hottest spring that I can remember, I get the opportunity to review this cookbook, Irresistible Ice Pops, by Sunil Vijayakar. Ok. Twist my arm. I had never actually tried to make my own Popsicles. I did always have a stash of freezies and sandwiches and chocolate, gooey, kinda-sorta Popsicles in ...

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