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Visit to La Première Moisson

On Friday, February 28th, I visited two plants in Montreal dedicated to making first quality bread products.  This is family owned business that only makes bread using specially sourced wheat from farmers in their home province of Quebec.  Their wheat … Continue reading

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Thai Mango Salad

Ingredients 1 semi-ripe mango, peeled and julienned 1 Red bell Pepper seeded and julienned 1  English cucumber, seeded and julienned 1/2 red onion peeled, sliced thinly lengthwise 1/2 cup basil chiffonade 1/4 cup white sugar 1/4 cup organic tamari soy … Continue reading

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Cooking Fresh and Local

Hi there, Today was a sunny and warm fall day. Perfect for a little harvesting of goodies from the garden.  So a half hour later I had  zucchini, cherry tomatoes, basil, peas and slightly underripe field tomatoes.  I had to harvest … Continue reading

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