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Must-Try Keto Recipes

| February 16, 2018 | 9 Comments
Must-Try Keto Recipes

What happens when you cut carbohydrates from your body? Your body begins to use fat as fuel. In other words, you begin to lose weight. It sounds simple enough, right? You cut grains and sugar from your diet and are rewarded with a body that is now burning fat instead of carbs. The problem arises […]

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What is the Ketogenic Diet

| February 14, 2018 | 11 Comments
What is the Ketogenic Diet

What is the Ketogenic Diet? If you’re currently researching diet plan options, you’re probably already familiar with the popular ketogenic diet or “keto” diet. Scads of celebrities and well-known public figures seemingly swear by it, just like millions of other people. Here’s a little bit about it along with some of the benefits attached.   […]

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Kid Friendly Valentine’s Day Treats

| February 6, 2018 | 11 Comments
Kid Friendly Valentine’s Day Treats

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching. It will be here before you know it! That means it’s time to start thinking about kid friendly treats to celebrate the occasion. Of course, there’s no hard and fast rule that says you can’t make these Valentine’s Day treats during other times of the year, just to show your […]

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Hors d’Oeuvres is Why #ILoveDK Contest!

| January 29, 2018 | 8 Comments
Hors d’Oeuvres is Why #ILoveDK Contest!

Hors d’Oeuvres is Why #ILoveDK! Food. It is a passion in my home. Eating it is the endgame for us, but making dishes that as pleasing to eyes is what we also try to achieve in our kitchen. The one area we were looking to up our game in the cuisine department was hors d’oeuvres. […]

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10 Big Game Day Munchies for the Family

| January 19, 2018 | 13 Comments
10 Big Game Day Munchies for the Family

Big game day is just around the corner. Whether you’re throwing a big bash or a smaller party, there’s no better time to plan the menu. Honestly, there are thousands of appropriate recipes to consider. This is especially true when it comes to the category of “munchies.” What follows is a list of yummy options […]

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13 Best Valentine’s Day Sweet Treats

| January 12, 2018 | 9 Comments
13 Best Valentine’s Day Sweet Treats

A big part of Valentine’s Day is all of the sweet treats available on this special occasion. Candy, cupcakes and cookies, oh my! Valentine’s Day really is a chocolate lover’s paradise! Let’s talk about traditional heart-shaped boxes of chocolates for a minute. This year, more than 35 million boxes will be sold worldwide. We can […]

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17 New Year’s Eve Treats To Enjoy

| December 19, 2017 | 15 Comments
17 New Year’s Eve Treats To Enjoy

A big part of enjoying New Year’s Eve is all the yummy treats that you whip up for your family and friends. Here are 17 great recipes to consider. Remember, it’s not too early to start making menu plans!     Countdown Cheesecake Bites Cheesecake has always been a very popular party food. Pair it […]

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Eggnog Recipes for Any Occasion

| December 18, 2017 | 19 Comments
Eggnog Recipes for Any Occasion

  Eggnog Recipes for Any Occasion Believe it or not, beverages similar to eggnog have been part of holiday menu planning since medieval times. For awhile, it was only available to monks and aristocrats… Because of the high cost of ingredients. By the 18th century, this drink was readily available to almost everyone. The most […]

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Entertain for the Holidays with Canadian Turkey! #Recipe #TurkeyTraditions #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/31

| November 30, 2017 | 149 Comments
Entertain for the Holidays with Canadian Turkey! #Recipe #TurkeyTraditions #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/31

Entertain for the Holidays with Canadian Turkey! #TurkeyTraditions   Decking the halls. Trimming the tree. Stringing up the lights. These are just some of the things we do to get ready for the holiday season every year. Another very important preparation people take pride in at this time of the year is food. What we […]

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Learn and Savour with DK Canada Books! #Review #Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/29

| November 23, 2017 | 27 Comments
Learn and Savour with DK Canada Books! #Review #Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/29

Learn and Savour with DK Canada!  Two of my favourite passions are learning and food. Both of these passions help to make us better. Learning feeds our minds and food nourishes our bodies. Putting the two of them together helps to soothe my spirit. DK Canada loves sharing both of these aspects by having a […]

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17 Candy Corn Treats Your Family Will Enjoy!

| October 25, 2017 | 14 Comments
17 Candy Corn Treats Your Family Will Enjoy!

  Candy corn is one of the most hotly debated fall candies. All over the Internet, you can find debates between people who LIVE it and people who HATE it. In our house we really enjoy candy corn and not only do we like to snack on it, but we like to decorate with it […]

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15 Kid Friendly Halloween Drinks

| October 13, 2017 | 14 Comments
15 Kid Friendly Halloween Drinks

    Creating the perfect Halloween experience may be your goal for October. The spookier the better, right?  What about Kid Friendly Halloween Drinks? I know, added another to-do to the list.   You can make the whole day Halloween themed. From breakfast, decor, lunch, movies, and dinner. The last thing most people think about […]

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25 Delicious Chocolate Recipes

| September 1, 2017 | 20 Comments
25 Delicious Chocolate Recipes

    There’s just something about chocolate that makes it so easy to fall in love with it, especially when it is incorporated into such a variety of desserts and drinks. Just thinking about them already has my mouth watering… Hot chocolate, chocolate dipped strawberries, chocolate chip cookies…and the list could carry on! The possibilities […]

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Get in the Swing of the Season with Canadian Turkey #GrillCdnTurkey #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/15

| August 18, 2017 | 126 Comments
Get in the Swing of the Season with Canadian Turkey #GrillCdnTurkey #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/15

Get in the Swing of the Season with Canadian Turkey! #GrillCdnTurkey Yes, the dog days of summer may be over soon, but that does not mean that the good times have to end! Barbecue season is in full swing. This is the perfect time to fire up the grill to prep some scrumptious and healthy […]

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21 Copycat Recipes for Cold Starbucks Drinks

| July 14, 2017 | 13 Comments
21 Copycat Recipes for Cold Starbucks Drinks

    Summer truly is the perfect season to enjoy an iced coffee or cold tea drink at your local coffee shop/café! There’s simply something so magical about being able to sit outside and enjoy the warm weather, with a good cup of iced coffee at your side, without having to worry about snow falling […]

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Fire Up the Grill this Summer with Canadian Turkey! #BBQWithTurkey #Recipe #Giveaway ~ CAN 07/28

| June 21, 2017 | 120 Comments
Fire Up the Grill this Summer with Canadian Turkey! #BBQWithTurkey #Recipe #Giveaway ~ CAN 07/28

  Fire Up the Grill this Summer with Canadian Turkey! #BBQWithTurkey   It’s summertime, Canada! After slugging through a harsh winter, and experiencing a wet and wild spring, it is great knowing that there is nothing but blue skies and good times ahead for the next few months. How do a lot of Canadians celebrate […]

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A Variety of Recipes for Beginner Cooks

| June 6, 2017 | 8 Comments
A Variety of Recipes for Beginner Cooks

A Variety of Recipes for Beginner Cooks     No matter your situation—whether you work from home or are a busy person looking for a hobby, you can cook! Beginning cooks have the world at their fingertips when it comes to starting the journey to cook. This article will provide you with all different types […]

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Enjoy Outdoor Living with DK Canada Books! #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 07/07

| June 1, 2017 | 40 Comments
Enjoy Outdoor Living with DK Canada Books! #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 07/07

  Enjoy Outdoor Living with DK Canada Books! The sun is finally making more of appearance, making the temperatures rise. You know what this means: Time to start spending more time outdoors! Entertaining is always fun, whether it is to keep the fun going for kids or to impress family and friends with food, drinks, […]

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Add Versatility to Your Spring Meals with Canadian Turkey! #TurkeyEveryDay #Recipe #Giveaway ~ CAN 04/07

| March 7, 2017 | 180 Comments
Add Versatility to Your Spring Meals with Canadian Turkey! #TurkeyEveryDay #Recipe #Giveaway ~ CAN 04/07

  Add Versatility to Your Spring Meals with Canadian Turkey With spring just around the corner, the change to this season of renewal often inspires us to want to create fresh dishes for our families. This is especially the case when it comes to preparing festive meals for occasions such as Easter and March Break. […]

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Chocolate is Why #ILoveDK! #Review #Contest #Giveaway ~ CAN 02/17

| January 30, 2017 | 26 Comments
Chocolate is Why #ILoveDK! #Review #Contest #Giveaway ~ CAN 02/17

Chocolate is Why #ILoveDK! Confession time: I LOVE books! I have been hooked to the written word since I was a child, and it continues to grow! Blogging has also allowed me to have the chance to review a lot of amazing books, so I am combining two passions (yes, I’m a very lucky girl!). […]

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25 Halloween Cupcakes Your Friends Will Love!

| October 28, 2016 | 15 Comments
25 Halloween Cupcakes Your Friends Will Love!

    25 Halloween Cupcakes Your Friends Will Love! Cupcakes are the perfect dessert – they are portion-controlled (though it’s hard to eat only one!), they are a blank canvas to decorate however your heart desires, and they are easier to transport and display than a full cake. That makes them a ghoulishly great treat […]

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25 Super Cute Halloween Snacks!

| October 21, 2016 | 15 Comments
25 Super Cute Halloween Snacks!

  25 Super Fun Halloween Inspired Snacks & Treats Halloween is the favourite holiday of many kids, and for good reason. They get to dress up and “be” whomever or whatever they would like for a day (A superhero? The Staypuft Marshmallow Man? Lime Jell-O? The possibilities are endless…). Plus, they get to collect obscene […]

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20 Mouthwathering Halloween Treats

| September 16, 2016 | 18 Comments
20 Mouthwathering Halloween Treats

    20 Mouthwathering Halloween Treats Many people seem to think that Halloween is a holiday just for kids. Sure, some aspects are kid-focused, such as trick-or-treating (you’d probably get some dirty looks if you walked around your neighbourhood in a costume ringing doorbells, holding a pillowcase for your loot, without a kid in tow), […]

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Netflix DINOTRUX Party Pack!

| September 6, 2016 | 2 Comments
Netflix DINOTRUX Party Pack!

  DINOTRUX is having it’s first birthday! You will find below a new button that has tons of activities to print your own DINOTRUX birthday party kit that you can assemble with your kids.  Now you can have a DINOTRUX party!   To download, simply click on the photo above and print the pdf! Have fun!

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