Six Herbs, Six Ways

As printed in Eco Beauty Editor   Look no further than your garden, or your local organic garden centre, for healing herbs that do double duty as ingredients for countless recipes. From...
Canada Day Dessert

10 delicious desserts to make this Canada Day

These red and white delicious Canada Day treats will make you say Ohhh Canada! 1) Flag Cake http://www.kraftcanada.com/recipes/canadian-flag-cake-86399 2) Strawberry Cheesecake Popsicles http://go.shr.lc/2tyI4zA  3) Chocolate Covered Pretzels  http://littlemisskate.ca/recipe/canada-day-dessert-idea-chocolate-covered-pretzels/#_a5y_p=5240839 4) Kit Kat Cake http://littlemisskate.ca/recipe/kit-kat-canada-day-cake-recipe/ 5) Cheesecake bars http://www.onceuponacuttingboard.com/2013/06/canada-day-cheesecake-bars.html 6) Toque cake http://www.foodnetwork.ca/shows/great-canadian-cookbook 7)...
Fresh Produce

10 Tips for Keeping Produce Fresher Longer

Wasted food puts a strain on our budget and forces us to shop more often. What causes produce to spoil quickly? Ethylene gas is produced normally by fruits and vegetables as...
Koosa bi Laban

Koosa – Stuffed Summer Squash

Koosa is the Arabic word for Squash. In my parents home growing up we had two very distinct cultures blending my father’s Lebanese-Syrian culture and my mother’s British culture.  The...
Flood 2019

Spring flood prevention campaign top priority for Pierrefonds-Roxboro

The borough of Pierrefonds-Roxboro wants to raise all residents' awareness and especially those living along the Rivière des Prairies, regarding the necessity and responsibility to prepare to the spring...
fluffy pancakes

How to make the best fluffy pancakes

These are everything you want in a pancake. They’re soft and so fluffy… each mouthful melts in your mouth… you’ll be reaching for more than one. How to make the best...
Betty Crocker

Betty Bakery apologizes for recall by Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Sliced bread not part of recall caused by mice infestation at contractor facility Betty Bakery apologized on Monday, for a product recall prompted by a “mice infestation” at a contractor...
Protein Vegetables

How to Get More Protein from Vegetables

Did you know? When it comes to protein, many vegetables can deliver a healthy dose? The Canadian food guide was revised to include more plant foods on our plates,  both for...
Survey fresh produce

TQSOI Launches Survey on Access to fresh produce in the West Island

Table de Quartier Sud de-l'Ouest-de-l'île (TQSOI) has launched a survey on access to fresh fruits and vegetables for the residents in the West Island. From the research done by the...

Habit-based Healthy Eating for Life

Did you know? When it comes to eating, healthy habits that are introduced one at a time tend to be cemented more as a way of life than cold turkey...

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