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Summer

Watermelon Lemonade

Okay, it’s just silly hot in Toronto now. You’d think a city that endures an epic, Dr. Zhivago style winter would suck it up and deal when the temperatures soar.

Articles

What’s So Great About Homemade Cleansers?

A friend recently asked me what products I use to clean with. She assumed, correctly, that I don’t use chemical-based cleansers (see my previous post on What’s So Bad About

Fruits

Pineapple Raspberry Rockets

Is it me or has everyone gone crazy for gourmet popsicles this year? Every magazine I buy seems to be giving major page counts to lavishly art directed spreads on

Summer

Sweet Potato 5: Guilt-Free Berry Desserts

Here’s the latest from our iVillage column. Check us out – we’re over there once a week! 5 Healthy Berry Desserts I wanted to call this post You Must Eat Dessert

Nutrition

What’s So Bad About Household Cleaners?

When I was a kid I had Saturday morning chores. My jobs were to dust and vacuum the living room, polish the furniture with Lemon Pledge and polish the brass

By Season

Grilled Italian Cornmeal Cake and Fruit

My husband would love nothing more than for me to come home and say, “Hey honey, we have to grill the side of a cow for the blog tonight! Wanna eat

Appetizers

Sponsored Post: Making Nicoise Salad with Walmart Groceries plus a special offer for SPC readers

Obviously running a site about food and kids means I’m slightly biased but it feels like everyone I know is inspired to be in the kitchen these days. After a

Summer

Watermelon and Tomato Gazpacho

My guy friends used to tease me that if you wanted to be in my good graces then don’t suggest I have anything to do with the three things I hate. They’d say,

Articles

A quick Bite with Go Fug Yourself’s Heather Cocks

One of the joys of SPC is that it gives Laura and I an excuse to get in touch with just about any parent we feel like you might want

Nutrition

Healthy Habits by Theresa Albert: 3 Top Tips

We’re lucky at SPC to have some pretty smart friends. Theresa Albert (so smart and so pretty!) is one of those who stops by every month or so and gives

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