Monthly Archives: May 2015

Sunday Funday 2

Happy Mother’s Day! I thought it was a blessing when a Robin chose my backyard to make its nest. I was happy that it trusted the safety among the climbing ivy to lay her turquoise blue eggs. No…I did not … Continue reading

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Eton Mess

Eton Mess is combination of fresh strawberries, whipped cream, and meringue cookies. This is a simple dessert which needs only assembling 3 ingredients made in advance.  The cream can be whipped and stored to be used when serving. Meringues can … Continue reading

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Banana blueberry smoothie/Milkshake

A milkshake for breakfast can give ‘rise and shine’, a good start. It is a breakfast in itself for those counting calories. This is a simple milkshake/smoothie with only 4 ingredients. Non dairy milk substitutes can be used in this … Continue reading

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Roasted vegetable Macaroni and cheese

Macaroni and cheese is a North American signature comfort food. It is loved by most people because of its simplicity and its overwhelming cheesy flavour. On tasting it in Canada, I realized that a steaming hot bowl of pasta and … Continue reading

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Sunday Funday

We had a long Winter when most days were enveloped in shades of gray. Spring means a burst of vibrant colours! I come face-to-face with many interesting things that I copy with my camera. I would like to share some … Continue reading

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Pizza puff pinwheels

When I was a young girl, I used to play with Pinwheels made of folded palm leaves. That memory is so tinged with nostalgia. My cousins and I used to run into the wind so the Pinwheels could spin and … Continue reading

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