Three Holiday Entertaining Tips

As we return to holiday gatherings, we want to enjoy our guests and not be stuck in the kitchen prepping the whole time. With a little creativity and a few lists, get prepped and pop some bubbly with your guests! Here are three holiday entertaining tips that can make hosting a little easier. 1. Be […]

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Comfort Foods for the Colder Weather

With the colder weather quickly approaching, it is time to prepare for staying in and cozying up to the fire with tasty comfort foods. Comfort food doesn’t mean you have to pull out the crockpot, they can be simple and delicious, we’ve listed some of our favourites below. 1. Dips Dips are a great app […]

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How to Halloween this year

Whether you’ll be heading out or staying in this year, here are three fun and easy ideas to keep in mind for a ‘spooktacular’ Halloween weekend. 1. Have plenty of evening festivities There are plenty easy and affordable options you can plan to do with loved ones on this day. If you’re spending the night […]

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“fall” for these delicious eats

Here are a few ideas for fall-inspired recipes that you can enjoy on your own or with your loved ones.

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On the go this summer? Try these snacks out

Summertime is in its prime and there is still plenty of time for outdoor activities. Whether you’re exploring your own backyard, road tripping or picnicking there’s no better time than now to appreciate some tasty treats, good company and summer fun! Here’s a list of three snacks that are easy to make and put together, on-the-go friendly, and kid and adult approved:

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Long weekend celebrations made easy

Four snacking ideas that will have you set up and ready to enjoy the weekend!

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‘Picnicking 101’– your outdoor dining essentials

Warm weather means picnic season! It doesn’t take a lot of planning, just a little bit of preparation is all you need for a memorable moment enjoying a daytime snack and fresh air or al fresco dining.

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creating the perfect holiday charcuterie board

Whether you are serving your board as an appetizer for your family or creating your own personal version for a virtual gathering, the fundamentals are simple.

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Lesley’s simple tips for hosting during the holidays

The holidays can feel overwhelming, especially if the big festivities are taking place at your house. I have established a few essential steps for hosting over the holidays that help keep me organized and plan a successful evening.

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Bring the outdoors in for Christmas

I take inspiration from the seasons when I’m setting a table, and Christmas is my favourite time of year for this! I gather greenery, acorns, chestnuts, and holly, then buy pomegranates and citrus. Rather than a formal centrepiece on the table, I create a setting tablescape, with greens spilling across the table, interspersed with the […]

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Party Tips: planning, prep & presentation

Entertaining at home is such a great way to connect with family and friends and slow down our frenzied world. For a meal that’s memorable, take the time to add some special touches, not only to your cooking but also to your table. Place cards, napkin rings and knife rests are extras that are often […]

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