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Chorizo Sun Dried Tomato Basil Pizza

Pizza night. Everyone’s favourite, right? This past Sunday was pizza night for us. Some friends invited us over to watch the season premiere of Mad Men. They provided incredible appetizers, and some Don Draper style drinks (Manhattan’s and Old Fashioned’s), while we decided to make a few homemade pizzas for the occasion. The first was […]

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BBQ Chicken & Portobello Mushroom Pizza

It’s the day after Valentine’s day. We’re exhausted. It’s been a crazy few months for us, and finally we have a weekend just to ourselves. After an incredible dinner last night at Beckta, we just wanted to lounge. House of Cards. Sweat Pants. Pizza. Pizza you say? Yes. Homemade barbecue chicken and wild mushroom pizza. […]

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Kale Salad with Grilled Red Onion, Cashews & Goat Cheese

Kale. Earthy, leafy, greens. Some people love it, and some people hate it. Personally I enjoy my kale in chip form, or blended into a power juice. Over the past few years kale has become somewhat trendy – in fact it’s hard to go to a restaurant and not come across it on the menu. […]

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Crispy Fish Tacos

Centretown I live in an area of Ottawa called Centretown. Well, more specifically, I live in the Golden Triangle. It is the neighbourhood east of Elgin Street and bordered in by the Rideau Canal. It’s a beautiful area in the heart of downtown full of green space, parks, cafes and pubs. Food in the area […]

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Scallops with Blood Orange Salsa

I had a pretty great childhood food wise. Both my parents were great chefs so dinner was never boring. While there was a lot of chicken, steak, salads and pasta, Mom and Dad always seemed to be trying new things. Turkey enchiladas, calzone and Mexican lasagne are three meals I remember eating, something few of […]

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