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The Christmas Congregation Festival of Trees Edmonton 2017

The Christmas Congregation Festival of Trees Edmonton 2017

I bet you came here thinking you were going to read about a gingerbread house or church in this case. This post is about that and so much more. It is about words and music, passion, loss and grief. It is about firsts and creativity. Personal goals. A group of music lovers that have become to feel like family. And charity. That is everything that this years gingerbread build represents. This was the first time I have participated in the…

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Meringue Cookies

Meringue Cookies

A simple, delicate, showstopper. They can be any flavour and colour combination you like. You can dip the bottoms in melted chocolate or decorate them with sprinkles before baking. Easy to make these melt in your mouth cookies are a favourite of many. I piped these with a piping bag and notched tip but you can use any type of ziplock bag with the corner cut off or even just a tablespoon to spoon the meringue out.  They look great…

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Gingerbread Whoopie Pies

Gingerbread Whoopie Pies

Gingerbread, a flavour close to my heart. If you look up at the top of the page you will see a section titled Gingerbread Houses, after you’re done here jump over and take a look! There you will find the collection of my gingerbread builds that have raised $1000’s of dollars for charity. Thanks for checking them out, I cherish the fact that with sugar and flour I can make such substantial donations during the Christmas season. Now about these Gingerbread Whoopie Pies….

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Grapefruit Curd

Grapefruit Curd

There is nothing better in your local produce section right now then the citrus fruit that is available. The selection of oranges is vast, from regular navals, mandarins, tangelos, to Seville and blood oranges you can’t go wrong. Though no matter how fabulous that oranges are I always gravitate back to the table in my produce section where I have the grapefruit display. I eat it with just a light sprinkle of sugar. But recently have been experimenting with it….

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Taste of Barrhead 2014

Taste of Barrhead 2014

When I was hired on at the Co-op my boss asked that I participate in some of the food base events in and around town. Of course I am a very willing participant. Any chance I get to prepare food for the masses I am on top of the world!   For the Taste of Barrhead we are to pick a country we want to represent. Naturally I immediately wanted to do Canada. Not for the butter tarts or maple…

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