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12
Jul

Recipe: Baked Pita Chips

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Ever buy (and inhale) a bag of pita chips at the store? Make them at home instead and save yourself about $5 and, we promise, they’re even more delicious. Already got pita bread around and worried it’s a bit stale? Perfect for chips! Ingredients 1 6-pack of pita rounds (like Amado’s white or whole wheat) […]

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01
Jun

Recipe: Greek Chicken Pitas

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With a little chopping, this home made meal comes together in under 30 minutes, making it perfect for any night, or double the quantities and invite company over – you’ll spend less time in the kitchen and more time socializing. Opa! Easy Greek Pitas with Home Made Tzatziki Sauce – Serves 4 Ingredients Pine View […]

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25
May

Recipe: Pita Pizzas Save Friday!

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Pizza on Friday is a treat the whole family looks forward to. By using pita bread as pizza shells, everyone can choose their own toppings and get exactly what they want, and that’s a pizza win. It also makes clean-up take about five minutes, which is a Friday win! Ingredients Pita bread (try Amado’s pitas […]

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18
May

Recipes: The Dawning of the Age of Asparagus

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It’s asparagus season! This fresh vegetable is easy to enjoy with a variety of simple enhancements. It’s packed with vitamins (A, C, E, K and B6) and minerals (folate, iron, copper, calcium) and is a source of protein and fibre. Luckily, it’s also delicious. Try one of these asparagus recipes or share your favourite with […]

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11
May

Recipe: Super Versatile Muffins

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Ah, the humble muffin, the perfect canvas for any flavour you can dream up! We love to make a double batch and split the batter in half to have two flavours. Handy for snacks or grab-and-go breakfast, you can vary this recipe any way you like to amp up the fruit, fibre or flavours. These […]

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03
May

Recipe: Egg Salad for Busy Nights

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Egg Salad for the Win It’s soccer season for us, so we’re always looking for ways to grab a quick supper before our little player hits the field. Egg salad is easy and filling, and three out of four in our family will happily have an egg salad sandwich any day (number four gets to […]

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19
Apr

Recipe: Slow Cooker BBQ Chicken with Coleslaw

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Prep time on this meal is about 15 minutes, with delicious results! The pulled chicken is saucy and delicious, and comes together in your slow cooker while you do other things, and the tangy coleslaw only gets better with time. Pulled BBQ Chicken with Creamy Coleslaw For the chicken: 1.5 – 2 lb boneless, skinless […]

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12
Apr

Pobody's Nerfect (But 7 out of 10 Ain't Bad)

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In one of my (many) favourite moments on The Simpsons, Marge and Lisa are souvenir shopping in Australia. Marge saddles Lisa with the “Pobody’s Nerfect in Australia” hat, a sentiment that in her “Mom Jokes” book is pretty funny. (All these years later, the phrase actually does give me a giggle, causing me to realize […]

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29
Mar

Recipe: Easy Slow Cooker Chicken Tacos

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Is there anything better than coming home to dinner being ready to eat, even if everyone was busy all day? These incredibly easy chicken tacos make supper a snap, and all you need to do is drop the ingredients in your slow cooker and let supper make itself. For the Taco Filling: 1 – 2 […]

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22
Mar

Recipe: Simple Mango Salsa Chicken

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These fresh flavours taste like summer but you don’t have to wait to put your shorts on to enjoy! (We see you, and admire you, SK people with your shorts on when the temperature hits +1.) Try this recipe on a weeknight for a quick meal, or on the weekend, marinate the chicken for longer and […]

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