Reviews

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

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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

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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 Parlour.com for those of you in the UK, and at Amazon.com Every time I do, I see something else ...

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Irresistible Ice Pops

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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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