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A cheesy yet catchy birthday tribute to Julia Child

August 14, 2013

The queen of Mastering the art of French Cooking's birthday on August 15, and her legacy lives on in every single person who learns from her recipes and discovers the true pleasure of cooking.

The autotune fad that bombarded the internet was pretty damn stupid, but it did produce one of my favourit…

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The International Food Bloggers Conference is coming to Seattle

August 14, 2013

 

It's been an exciting year of food writing-related travels, as I've had the pleasure of attending Eat Write Retreat in Philadelphia and the Wine Bloggers Conference in British Columbia's Okanagan Wine Country. But the big kahuna of food blogger events this year is yet to come, just down the Paci…

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Okanagan Food & Wine Writers Workshop showcases Kelowna this April

March 12, 2013

Have you always dreamed of writing about food and wine, but have never known quite where to start? Or are you a well-seasoned writer who needs a little inspiration to keep your stories fresh in 2013? Then the Okanagan Food & Wine Writers Workshop (OKFWWW) is just the thing to sink your teeth into …

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How does Canadian food taste in space?

March 11, 2013

Chris Hadfield, a Canadian astronaut currently living in space aboard ISS as Flight Engineer on Expedition 34, reports on how the taste of food changes in space, and shows off his 'out of this world' collection of Canadian comfort foods.

 Love that he doesn't really need to hold the microphone!

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