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living with just a little less

It would seem that a recipe such as this would need no intro. I mean what can I really say about brownies other than the obvious?  Delicious, chocolatey, sweet, you know...chocolatey...I think I just said that....yup, it would seem they've all been said before. Read More...

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So I've definitely been holding out. All these years, right under my nose, there was this recipe. Yes, this recipe. Those of us veggie folks who grew up in these parts of the world know a thing or two about where to eat when visiting Victoria. Other than a few great spots that have popped up in recent years, Rebar remains the one spot that…

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Hello from the beautiful hills of Whistler everybody! I hope you all enjoyed a wonderful time with family and friends over Christmas for those who celebrate. We've gotten cosy here in the crisp air of Whistler where we are grateful to connect and catch up with great friends over great food and clean mountain air. It's pretty spectacular to see the snow at Christmas time,…

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Holla everyone! I am super excited today to share with you one of my all-time favourite cookie recipes over at a super special holiday cookie exchange at Keepin' it Kind. This cookie combines the wonderful nutty taste of walnuts with sweet raspberry jam to make a cookie as sweet to the tongue as it is darling to the eyes. I grew up eating these every…

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Welcome to a special 2 Post Friday here at IPOM! Holla! *So much fun* Today I've got a guest post up at Cara's amazing blog, Fork and Beans. If you've never had a chance to visit her before now, I highly suggest you do after I tempt you with these delicious cookies (the link is up at the end of the post too!). Today's recipe, here at…

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I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday weekend - filled with family, good food, and (maybe) (just a little) sunshine! We enjoyed a few days together and certainly made the most of it: by cleaning out the basement! Well, not the whole weekend was spent this way, but a needed spring-clean was a feel-good way to ring in the season of newness, and clean out some cobwebs…

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It's snowing/sleeting/spitting here today (ugh!) - a bit hard to swallow after last weeks heavenly sunshine, and even harder to believe after buying myself a new and much needed (flower-printed) hand trowel yesterday and a few (ever cheerful) pansies for my front stoop. Despite all this, I am doing my best to stay cheerful - to look forward - and get ready (this is code…

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