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Roasting Potatoes on the Grill

We’re having an unusually warm March here in New York, so it’s already time to start grilling! One of my absolute favorite side dishes is roasted potatoes cooked on the grill alongside our main course. These are absolutely fantastic with steak, but also go well with anything from chicken to burgers. They’re even veg* friendly […]

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Veg*

Positively Addictive Air-Popped Popcorn AKA World’s Best Vegan Party Snack

My passion for popcorn knows no bounds. I see a bag full of kernels of organic corn and my mind begins to marvel at the possibilities!  I will now share with you some of the best ways to season and enjoy a heaping bowl full of popping corn.

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Food

Mashed Faux-tatoes: Cauliflower Puree

If you haven’t heard of this before, don’t write it off right away! This recipe is simple and quick. And you’ll barely feel like you’re eating a vegetable because you’ll get to use fun things like butter and cream. Yum. Anyway, the name says it all; this dish pretty much entails simmering and pureeing cauliflower […]

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Food

Put Down the Can Opener and Make Your Own Soup!

I don’t know what the weather is like where you all live, but here in Western Canada, it’s freakin’ cold. Like almost at the point where the Celsius and Fahrenheit meet on the thermometer. On days like these, I want a dinner that is going to warm my belly but I also want to crawl […]

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Food

Spotlight on Brussels Sprouts

Brussels sprouts are having a bit of a moment. I have heard more about these guys in the past month than I have in perhaps my entire life. They are everywhere. Perhaps because they’re in season, but perhaps it’s something more. Since they’re in season for about 5 more minutes, I thought I’d write about […]

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7 Questions

7 Questions for a Witty Gentleman: Subject F

This Witty Gentleman has a dry, quiet sense of humor.  Nonetheless, he has made me fall out of a chair laughing on more than one occasion.

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7 Questions

7 Questions for Witty Gentlemen: Subjects D & E

Today, and today only, we are running a two-for-one special on witty gentlemen.  These two gentlemen are business partners and close friends.  Trying to corner them one at a time, in hopes of getting answers uninfluenced by the other, proved to be impossible.  We will call them Thing One and Thing Two to avoid confusion.

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7 Questions for a Witty Gentleman: Subject C

Today’s witty gentleman hails from Australia, and he brings a certain Aussie flavor to our weekly column where we ask men the hard and/or ridiculous questions.