Spiced Apple Sauce in the Slow Cooker – Foodie Secret Santa

After participating in The Sweet Swap a few months back, I was super excited to learn that Claire from Claire K Creations was coordinating a Foodie Secret Santa. I was very pleased to be sending out my foodie gift to Jennifer from 84thand3rd, Roxanne
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Pumpkin Spiced Syrup

Thanksgiving is celebrated in the USA today. Thanksgiving is a holiday that I think I could get into. Eating, spending time with and giving thanks to loved ones and pumpkin pie. Yes, that is definitely something I could get into. I have tried the pum
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Beverage Series – White Chocolate Chai Tea

It’s absolutely pouring and dark outside as I write this and when it’s like this outside, for a moment, I can be tricked into thinking that it’s a cold and rainy day outside. Of course, it’s not – it’s still sticky and hot. I like the cold and
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Coconut Beef Curry

In Australia I used to subscribe to a lot of cooking magazines. Every time a new issue came out, I’d get a plastic wrapped treasure in my letterbox and I’d relish poring over them. I kept the vast majority of the magazines, especially my favourites l
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Mulled Wine Apple Crumble and The Wooden Spoons’ Pantry Essentials

Having a good stock of pantry essentials makes it so much easier to make something quickly for dinner. When we first moved over here, I was a bit lost with what to cook for dinner because not only was I getting used to the supermarkets here, but I al
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Small Batch Conserves and Pickles – Refrigerator Sweet Pickled Onions

Yay – It’s Wednesday, which means pickles! I know, I’m so daggy. This week I made you sweet pickled onions. All of the pickling happens in the fridge. So there are some pros and cons for this recipe. Pros No sterilizing jars. No boiling liquid, or bo
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