Strawberry Basil Bruschetta

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 Strawberry Basil Bruschetta - Greek yogurt, fresh strawberries, basil and balsamic reduction over a French baguette gives you perfection. For the past few months my husband Remus, a.k.a. the hand model has been obsessed with growing herbs. In case you don’t already know we live in Calgary, Alberta where we have 2 seasons: winter and July. So… 

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Zucchini and Ricotta Galette

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 A savory zucchini and ricotta galette with a super flaky pastry made from scratch in just 5 minutes. Plus a mix of 3 cheeses makes this galette amazing! There it is! A beautiful and golden savory galette with zucchini and ricotta. I love savory galettes and I love sweet ones as well. But this galette… 

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Leftover Turkey with Pistachio Pesto and Arugula Sandwich

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Thank God it’s the weekend. I actually had to work yesterday. All my fault, really. I left no vacation time at all for the Christmas holidays. But that’s OK, because it’s a very quiet time at work during the holidays, so it’s good for catching up on work with no interruptions. Now if you’re like… 

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Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms with Feta Cheese

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Chaos! That’s how my life has been over the past few days. I had forgotten how much work a move actually was. We are now finally moved into our new house, but there are boxes everywhere. I’m trying to make sense of it all but it’s taking me longer than I thought. Needless to say… 

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Mixed Fruit with Lemon-Basil Dressing

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Mixed Fruit with Lemon-Basil Dressing – a refreshing and delicious fruit salad with an amazing savory dressing. Summer is almost here. Although May and June are the rainy months here in Calgary, I still love it. We still get plenty of sunshine and most of all I love the warm weather, after a long 9… 

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Cheesy Chicken Pasta Bake

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It’s been such a stressful week for us as we’ve been searching for houses and coming up empty. It seems to be a seller’s market and if anything good comes on it’s gone in a couple days. So how do I deal with stress, well probably like a lot of people, with food, and what’s… 

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