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Ontario, Canada
I am a wife, mother and grandma who enjoys the many aspects of homemaking. A variety of interests and hobbies combined with travel keep me active. They reflect the importance of family, friends, home and good food.
Cook ingredients that you are used to cooking by other techniques, such as fish, chicken, or hamburgers. In other words be comfortable with the ingredients you are using.
--Bobby Flay

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  • [January 15, 2016] - It's National Soup Month so this month's posts will focus on soups. Yum!
  • [February 1, 2016] - An interesting report on why you should always choose organic tea verses non-organic: Toxic Tea (pdf format)
  • Sticky Post - Warning: 4ever Recap reusable canning lids. The reports are growing daily of these lids losing their seal during storage. Some have lost their entire season's worth of canning to these seal failures!

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My Blog Awards

Awarded by Laurie of Crocodile Soup for the Soul (article)
Awarded by Tim of Everyday Living (article)

Awarded by Tim of  Everyday Living and Ambrosia of Brosia's Blog  (article)
second award given by Stephanie of From Huskies to Husbands and Wanda of 1 Blog 2 Sides (article)

Awarded by Charlotte of Canning Jars Etc (article)

Awarded by Chey of Chey Can Cook (article)

Awarded by Polly of Angels in My Garden (article)

My Blog Interviews

Blog Interviewer, March 10, 2009