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Christmas Trifle with Champagne and Panna Cotta

Posted by Admin on Food & Drinks

Is Christmas Eve a little late to be posting suggestions for Christmas dessert?It is – especially if, like us, you celebrate on the evening of the 24th!But there’s always...
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Green Tea for Enjoyment and Health

Posted by Claire on Food & Drinks

For a really long time, definitely exceeding one thousand years, the lots of people in Asia have actually been drinking green tea for pleasure and health. Scientific research has...
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Why Green Tea is Good For You

Posted by Claire on Food & Drinks

According to “Tea and health: studies in humans“, green tea is a type of tea that is made from Camellia sinensis leaves and buds that have not undergone the...
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What is Chamomile Tea Good For?

Posted by Claire on Food & Drinks

Chamomile is a herb that comes from the daisy-like flowers of the Asteraceae plant family. It has been consumed for centuries as a natural remedy for several health conditions....
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Rainbow Spectrum Cupcakes

Posted by Admin on Food & Drinks

Why is it that rainbows make us happy?We could go scientific and speak about the wonder of prisms reflecting and refracting light.  We could go deep and philosophical and...
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Halloween Zombling Cookies

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I called these cookies Zombies, but my son pointed out that they’re not – they’re more like voodoo doll cookies aren’t they? But that idea creeps me out a...
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Halloween Cookies 2019

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Well, now…. I’m just about a decade behind on cookie posts. But you’ve seen the clips on Instagram and Facebook, haven’t you?It’s been hard to keep up with everything...
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Chewy Chocolate Ginger Cookies

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If I’m baking cookies these days that aren’t for the classes, you must know that it’s not me behind the sieve.My daughter loves baking. (Don’t know where she gets...
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Chocolate, Pecan and Orange Babka

Posted by Admin on Food & Drinks

I have a whole Pinterest board dedicated to Things to Bake. And there are many many things to bake in this world. Usually I just land up baking the...
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Raspberry and Dark Chocolate Panna Cotta

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My mother was from a generation when you had to own a cheese platter and a punch bowl if you entertained.  Cheese platters have been replaced by beautiful organic cheese boards, but if...
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