Tag: Recipes


TOP 10: Christmas Recipes from Around the Web

15 December, 2015 1 Comment

It’s that time of year again! Get ready to bake, stuff, peel, braise, boil, sauté, knead, and assemble all those great Christmas time recipes that everybody loves. In case you’re looking for a little inspiration, we’ve put together a list of Christmas goodies from around the web that are sure to please and help you […]

roul au chocolat festif 6

The story of the Christmas Log

30 November, 2015 No Comments

In francophone countries, Christmas dinners often end with a serving of Christmas log. Did you know that it is a tradition linked to the celebration of the winter solstice?

Map of world made from different kinds of spices, close-up

TOP 10: Recipes inspired by World Cuisine

30 November, 2015 No Comments

Eating the same thing day in and day out can definitely get to be a bit dull. Luckily, there are many different types of cuisine to spark your imagination. A great dish doesn’t have to be authentic, but even taking a few little inspirations — a spice blend you don’t normally use or an exotic […]


TOP 10: Halloween Recipes from Around the Web

26 October, 2015 No Comments

Halloween might still be a little while away, but party season has begun. It’s a great opportunity to let your imagination run wild and create delectable yet devilish treats for your party guests. Here are ten of our favourite Halloween recipes from around the web, all of which are sure to spook and satisfy!

Fourchettes avec des légumes, forks with vegetables

TOP 10: Best Vegan Recipes!

18 October, 2015 No Comments

Vegan recipes contain absolutely no animal products. This means no eggs, cheese, milk, meat, etc. The vegan diet is centered on vegetables, legumes and roots (potatoes, beets). For healthy fats, vegans get their dose from oils, nuts and fruits like avocados. We’ve put together our top ten best vegan recipes for you to enjoy the […]

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TOP 10 : Recipes for Thanksgiving

5 October, 2015 No Comments

On the day reserved for giving thanks, the family gathers around the table to be together. The traditional dish that is served is turkey with all of the fixings. Thanksgiving is great for creating leftovers that can be eaten in the following weeks.

Food on the table

How to Organise a Cocktail Party

21 September, 2015 No Comments

A Cocktail party or a mixer, receptions catered exclusively with bite-sized morsels, are an excellent solution for hosting many people at a time. Since everyone eats standing up, they’re free to mingle and serve themselves at their convenience, leaving the host to relax … assuming they planned ahead! In this vein, here are some tips […]

cookbook, livre de recettes

Must-Have Cookbooks

28 August, 2015 No Comments

In a time of cooking shows, food porn, and foodies’ blogs, most family kitchens house an incredible collection of cookbooks of all sorts. But what are the “must own” books that any house cook should refer to as useful mean to expand their repertoires? Here’s our list:

cure de jus, juice cure

Juices: Miracle Cure?

21 August, 2015 No Comments

Juice cures have become increasingly popular in recent years. Their “detoxifying” power, which contributes to weight loss is touted as a sales pitch, to promote them. Juice cures promise to make us feel better about our bodies, but what’s the truth behind this new fad?

limonade estivale, summer lemonade

Eating and Drinking When It’s hot: 10 good Choices

During heat waves, when the outside thermometer reads over 30°C and the humidity index rises, we don’t have much of an appetite in general. But we still have to eat and drink well, avoiding foods that are difficult to digest and favouring those rich in water. So here are 10 good choices:

restaurant outdoor dining

Top 100 Best Outdoor Dining Restaurants in Canada (according to OpenTable)

The online restaurant reservations provider OpenTable has unveiled the 2015 Top 100 Best Outdoor Dining Restaurants in Canada. This list has been generated from more than 275,000 restaurant reviews collected from verified OpenTable diners between May 1, 2014, and April 30, 2015, in more than 1,600 restaurants.

challenges of an office lunch

Tackling Lunchtime Challenges

In my last blog, I explored rushed mornings and missed breakfast; today, I will tackle the tricky lunch meal. I will address top 3 lunchtime challenges, why this is a health concern and then I will provide some tips.