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The Lunchbox Season’s Sweet Shop: Our Best Holiday Recipes

Our Family Advent Calendar begins with a Kick-Off Party on November 29th! As a warm-up to the Holiday season, we thought you’d appreciate a little guide to the best of what we’ve made so far. The Lunchbox Season’s Sweet Shop: Our Best Holiday Recipes Bûche de Noël – Christmas Yule Log Cakes Classic Chocolate Bûche de Noël […]

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Family Advent Calendar, Day 21: Christmas Cookie Party! Make Chocolate Chocolate Chip Crinkle [Kringle] Cookies, Pfeffernüsse, and other Old Favourites

It’s time to make loads and loads of Christmas Cookies! Today, we’re making two new Lunchbox Season recipes: Chocolate Chocolate Chip Crinkle [Kringle] Cookies and Pfeffernüssen.  We’ll also be whipping up batches of some of our old favourites: Cookie Meteors and Santa Babies. Print Recipe Chocolate Chip Crinkle Cookies Servings: 3 dozen cookies Author: Roseanne […]

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Chewy Christmas Nougat with Pistachios and Dried Cherries

Family Advent Calendar, Day 10: Make & Eat Chewy Christmas Nougat [with Pistachios and Dried Cherries]

It’s time to make more treats the kids have never tried before! Today we’ll be tackling Chewy Christmas Nougat [with pistachios and dried berries]. This recipe took FOREVER to formulate…so, please, enjoy!!!! Print Recipe Chewy Christmas Nougat [with Pistachios and Dried Cherries] an adaptation of flavour profiles and recipes from Bon Appetit, Anna Olson, and Gail […]

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Advent Shadowbox 2012: Day 7, Begin Our Friday Holiday Film Fest with an Unusual Double Feature and Make Kringle Corn!

We’re starting our Friday Night Holiday Film Festival with a rather unusual double feature: Gremlins and Santa Claus Conquers the Martians. Neither of these movies are particularly “good.” But, after a long week of school, the kids are bound to enjoy a good giggle and squeal. We’re going to try to limit their “sweets” intake tonight […]

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Whisky Fig Cranberry Sauce

If you’re going to make your own cranberry sauce, you might as well make it worth the effort.  We’re always trying something different for our annual Thanksgiving feast.  This time, I was inspired by one of my favourite fall cocktails:  Apple Cider & Fireball Canadian Whisky [Cinnamon Whisky].  We just went apple picking, so there’s plenty of cider on hand. And […]

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