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What’s in season?

Apart from sand, sea and salt, there are surely some fruits and vegetables in season this month of August that is starting off today! Grocery shopping is already a pretty time consuming task, but not knowing what to buy when you get there can be overwhelming and pricey. However, purchasing seasonal foods is a healthy […]

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Hello Summer!

Warm weather, swimming and vacations — such events often herald the arrival of summer. In the northern hemisphere, summer is the warmest season of the year; extending from the summer solstice through to the autumnal equinox. This season introduces the raining season, because of the heat, water is evaporated and the vapours are safely stored […]

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April: What’s in season

Are you wondering what’s in season in April? This is the time of the year where markets begin filling up with vibrant colors thanks to the many fruits and vegetables available in the spring. We begin to see tender asparagus, fresh mushrooms, green peas, leeks and even the first strawberries of the season. So many to discover! Asparagus is really only worth eating […]

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February: what’s in season

Have a craving for fresh produce but not sure what’s in season in February? From radishes and fennel to parsnips and sweet potatoes, you’ll have no trouble finding delicious eats in February.  Among them are Citrus, that offer that burst of color, flavor and energy we all need during the winter. Enjoy lemons, oranges, limes and grapefruit fresh or made into juices, salad dressings, healthy desserts and decadent […]

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Hello Winter!

The start of the winter season is marked by holiday carolers, hot cocoa, and in some parts of the world, blustery weather. Whether you enjoy bundling up in your Snug gear or are already counting down the days until spring, here are some facts about what’s happening outdoors this time of year. Winter is coming […]

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Spice up your Life!

Spices allow you to be creative and adventurous with your cooking and best of all, they prevent you from eating another bland meal. Knowing how to use spices can greatly enhance the flavor of all your dishes. Spices serve several purposes in cooking and can be used to: Add Flavor and Aroma. Spices can transform a meal […]