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Where to buy Local

During the #LangleyEatsLocal challenge, I decided to go and see exactly what it took for someone to truly shop local. Farmer’s markets are the #1 choice of course and I support them as much as I can. This directly benefits the producers so that they can in turn, put your dollars back into their company… Continue reading Where to buy Local

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Langley Eats Local Challenge

I’m participating in a challenge that asked people to eat local in my community. I always wanted to blog about this topic so when this project popped up in my social media feed, I couldn’t contain my excitement. The challenge runs for 1 week, August 4 to 10, 2016. The challenge is to eat, dine… Continue reading Langley Eats Local Challenge

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Sweet Potato Dog Treats

I had teamed up with Glow Acupuncture & Wellness Centre last week to raise funds for the folks who had lost their homes in the fires in Fort McMurray.  I made a lot of dog treats and I’m happy to report that there’s a lot of happy dogs and some money being raised for a great cause.… Continue reading Sweet Potato Dog Treats

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How to Make Chicken Bone Broth

  In my previous post, I went through the steps to roast a chicken with the intention of introducing those who are new to cooking, to a simple recipe that they can start with and then make their own. Now that the meal is over, what to do with the leftovers? You can use the rest of the meat for… Continue reading How to Make Chicken Bone Broth


How to Cook a Roast Chicken

For some reason, the idea of making a roast chicken makes a lot of people think that it’s very time consuming and involved. It’s very easy and this tutorial is geared for those of you who have just started to cook. There are so many recipes on the internet and lots of posts of how to make… Continue reading How to Cook a Roast Chicken


Adorable Crochet Easter Egg Cozys

Hoppy first day of Spring! Every year I have always made our boys something handmade for Easter and this year I asked them if they still wanted something  made since they were getting older ( I have pre and full blown teenagers) and they looked at me as if I had asked them the silliest question… Continue reading Adorable Crochet Easter Egg Cozys


How To Make Your Own Fruit Roll-ups

We always lose power when we get winds storms here where I live in the Fraser Valley. This is always a good reminder for me to make sure that I should make sure my freezer isn’t too full. I had lost about 3/4 of our frozen food last year and I had canned and dehydrated… Continue reading How To Make Your Own Fruit Roll-ups