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Roast Asparagus with Cherry Tomatoes and Bacon

Oh, how wonderful to see asparagus in my supermarket that isn’t from Peru. Finally, after a very wet and late Spring, it’s asparagus season in jolly ol’ England. So long

Products

It’s Really Big News. BIG!

Ok, friends. We’re going to play a game. It’s something like 20 questions. You’ll ask. I’ll answer. And you’ll see if you can guess SPC’s crazy, super big news. Ready.

Picnics & BBQs

Strawberry and Watermelon Salad

This recipe is by far one of my favourites. We published it last year on June 20th but we had to bring it back a bit earlier because this time

Articles

Sweet Stuff: Stainless Steel Popsicle Molds

At last, the sun broke through the rain clouds here in Ontario the last few days and it was glorious. It finally felt like Spring. Actually, it was so warm

Articles

Roundup: Favourite Asparagus Recipes

It’s Spring Fever week here on SPC and to me, nothing screams Spring more than asparagus. It is one of my favourite vegetables and it is much more flavorful during

Nutrition

What’s So Great About Wheat germ?

Let’s take a groovy time machine back to the far out 1970’s today. Not all things from the ‘70’s are worth resurrecting (the Pet Rock comes to mind). But wheat

Fruits

Strawberry Rhubarb Crostata

Here’s an oldie-but-goodie from the archives. There are still gor­geous shoots of rhubarbs in the stores and this is a really easy yet impres­sive way to use them. Let me know

Articles

Lisa’s Letters Home: How Does My Garden Not Grow?

This time of year, I’d normally have several things sprouting in little pots on my windowsill and a few things already in the garden. At the end of the month,

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Rhubarb Eton Mess

I’ve been thinking about this recipe forever. And on Easter weekend I finally made it to top off the nice family dinner we had. Dessert is always highly motivating to

Interviews

A Quick Bite with Adria Vassil

This Quick Bite is a slight variation on our normal theme of food and parenting conversations with high profile Moms and Dads. But given how you all respond to material