Maple Baked Beans

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Like so many people in southern Ontario, I was sure that spring had arrived. I was ready to cook asparagus and peas and rhubarb and ramps. However, Mother Nature had different ideas. It hailed. And it snowed. And I’ll take … Continue reading


Roasted Whole Cauliflower

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I know that cauliflower is a fall and winter vegetable, but let’s make this once before the spring really hits and I’m cooking asparagus and peas every day. This was a recommendation from my Dad and it’s quite good. I … Continue reading


Creamy Chive Potatoes

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Here’s a great and new-to-me way to cook potatoes. A little bit rich, but so easy, and tasty, and therefore worth it. There is a bonus to this recipe… any leftovers can very easily be turned into soup the next … Continue reading


Sautéed Sausages with Grapes and Balsamic Glazed Onions

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Sometimes you have to take a risk on a recipe and hope that the combination of flavours is going to work out. That’s this recipe. I had no idea if grapes and sausages would be a winning combination, but they … Continue reading