Saturday, May 15, 2021
Canada Day Desserts
homemade pita
Koosa bi Laban
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Heavenly Apple Cake

 As published in The Jewish Holiday Baker, by Joan Nathan. I love apple cake and this is a good one.  Sweet yet not too sweet.  It is a breakfast favorite in...

Lime Caesar Salad

2 garlic cloves, minced 2 canned anchovy fillets 1/4 teaspoon extra-virgin olive oil 1 tablespoon fresh Key lime juice 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard 2 tablespoons mayonnaise Dash of Worcestershire sauce Freshly cracked pepper to taste 1/4 cup...
Mediterranean Lebanese Spinach Salad Cooked with onions

Cooked Mediterranean spinach salad with fried onions

To reduce pain-causing inflammation, I have removed gluten and dairy from my diet. A Mediterranean style diet has some delicious recipes to make the transition pretty seamless. It takes...
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Canada Day Dipped Chocolate Strawberries

 Canada Day falls the first week of July.  Happily so does strawberry season in Quebec. This is a fun way to celebrate the holiday and the season. Dipping the berries...
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Nuts for Nuts bars

Come January, we all want to achieve our New Year’s resolutions. For most of us that means adopting a healthier lifestyle, which is always easier said than done. When...
Christmas Dream Cake

White Christmas Dream Cake

Maybe it's the two Christmas tree lighting ceremonies I've attended, or maybe it's all the snow on the ground but boy oh boy is it beginning to look a...
Blueberry Upside-down Cake

Blueberry Upside-down Cake

For the blueberries and sauce:   1/4 cup melted butter 1/2 cup brown sugar 2 cups blueberries 1 tbsp lemon juice.   For the cake:   1/2 cup butter, softened 3⁄4 cup sugar 1 egg 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 1⁄2 cups...
Meatloaf everyone will love

How about a meatloaf everyone will love?

Meatloaf is a mainstay in many of the kitchens. It's sweet, comfy stuff that's difficult to mess. If the recipe is simple, soothing and modern, meatloaf will be a...

Spinach – Popeye was right!

I love to teach people how to fall in love with vegetables and the fact that spinach is so versatile and readily available makes it a super food that...

Cool as a Cucumber

The cucumber's many health benefits have long been underestimated. It is time we unleash their power and welcome their numerous offerings. At a mear 16 calories per cup, these super-hydrating fruits...