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May is Love Lentils Month Canadian Lentils Mardi Michels eatlivetravelwrite.com

Love your lentils

Did you know that May is Canadian Lentils Love your Lentils month?  Well it’s been a perfect excuse for me to play around with lentils in the kitchen and come up with a couple of entries for the Love your Lentils contest. When I received the lentils in the swag at FBC2013, I knew immediately […]

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Little pots of jam and cream for Real Women of Philadelphia Mardi Michels eatlivetravelwrite.com

Little pots of jam and cream

Tomorrow is Mothers’ Day and for those of you who are still looking for a quick dish to add to a brunch table or even a dessert, I have the perfect thing. Little pots of jam and cream. That’s right. Jam. And cream.  Cream cheese, to be exact.  I am thrilled to announce that I […]

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Coupetade by Dorie Greenspan from Around my French Table for French Fridays with Dorie Mardi Michels eatlivetravelwrite.com

French Fridays with Dorie: Coupetade

This week’s French Fridays with Dorie recipe (coupétade – baked French toast bread pudding, p 419) was one I think I will have to re-make this weekend for Mothers’ Day. Because guess what? My mum loves bread pudding and guess what? She’s arriving for a quick visit tonight 🙂 It’s a shame Dad won’t be […]

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Les Petits Chefs make panna cotta at the Renaissance Toronto Downtown Hotel with Chef Dave Arseneau

What does panna cotta have in common with baseball? This week’s Petits Chefs adventure will fill you in! The generosity of the Toronto food community never ceases to amaze me. I am so so lucky that so many wonderful chefs and food enthusiasts are willing to work with Les Petits Chefs.  I know I get […]

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Streetcar in Toronto Urban Adventures

Urban Adventures in Toronto

If you’ve been reading this site for a while now, you’ll know that I love to travel. And when I travel, I like to take walking tours. Especially ones involving food 😉 Sadly, my life is not one constant trip so when I am home in Toronto, I like to explore just as much as […]

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French Fridays with Dorie: Creamy Mushroom & Eggs

This week’s French Fridays with Dorie recipe (Creamy Mushrooms and Eggs, p 163) is my idea of heaven. It’s ostensibly a breakfast dish but one I would love to eat for any meal, actually. A little shallot, sauteed in a bit of butter prepares the way for mushrooms (I used maitake, button and crimini) which […]

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