The combination of tempting sweets, savory recipes and family gatherings makes it a tough time to stick to healthy eating habits.Though it’s anticipated that the nutritional guard may be let down slightly, clinical dietitian Brittney Zack said it’s still crucial to think about the meals and snacks you’re indulging in.
” Clearly, we’ve embraced the idea of buying food online.There’s a growing number of specialty food items available online, from sweet to savoury.
Connecting Through Food, Family and Culture
By Craig Chapman
The holidays are here, and that means it’s time for some of our favorite traditional family foods.It’s a time to celebrate who we are with traditional family recipes and our unique cultural traditions.
If you are out of ideas, Executive Living Well Chef Mark Shoopman has a great one.Here is the recipe:Christmas Beef Medallions with Fig Sauce By Certified Executive Chef Mark Shoopman, CECServes 6Ingredients:1.
Angel Bayarcal Aylward is placing a lot of hope on Santa Claus, or his representative, to deliver her a new deep-fryer for Christmas.from the Philippines nearly three and a half years ago, Aylward had grown accustomed to using a deep-fryer for cooking her traditional Filipino dishes.
The homemade molasses candy was once a Christmas fixture in the outport Great Northern Peninsula communities where my grandparents and parents are from.Having spent several years searching for someone who still makes traditional molasses candy for a story but coming up empty, I decided to take matters into my own hands.
Today, I’m taking on a wintertime classic with my Lightened Shepherd’s Pie.The Lightened Shepherd’s Pie is comforting, but not overly filling; a perfect weeknight meal to get us through winter.
15, 2017 photo shows an apricot almond coffee cake in New York.It’s a special treat that features a cream biscuit dough packed with intensely flavored dried apricots, layered with almond paste and glazed with apricot jam.
A perfectly cooked steak is what many people — with good reason — think of as a perfect meal.This is a classy take on a restaurant-quality steak dinner.
Planning healthy meals for your family can be tough, especially during the holidays.In this week’s Healthy Living, Marni Hughes spent some time with a nutritionist and has four kitchen essentials that will help take the stress out of meal prep.
A comforting meal prepared with love goes a long way toward making people feel at home, and Solstice Senior Living’s Executive Chef Rob Mott knows a thing or two about good food.He then made the jump to Parkway Chateau, which now has changed hands to Solstice Senior Living.
“After years of having my mother make Christmas dinner for an extended family, about 10 or more years ago I started making Christmas Dinner myself for the family,” Thibault said.”
Simon Thibault’s favourite holiday recipe –
Augustin’s Sugar Cookies - Adapted by Simon Thibault
Yield: Roughly 3 dozen cookies, depending on size
½ cup (115 g) butter
1 cup (200 g) sugar
½ teaspoon (2.
His jerky-making instructions, minus the family's secret sauce, are part of a new book on the Supreme Court's food traditions.Clare Cushman, the book's author, says her offering is in part a response to visitors asking at the Supreme Court's gift shop whether the court had a cookbook.
Ingredients2 1/2 cups (625 ml) skim milk or non-dairy beverage : soya, rice, almond, cashew, hazelnut, etc.Reduce heat to medium-low heat; stir in sugar and spice.
Fish and Wildlife Service released a plan in late November to revive the dwindling population of Mexican gray wolves, but some environmental advocates fear the measures are not enough.If they follow through with that plan, it’s probably a recipe for extinction for the Mexican gray wolves than it is for recovery,” Montgomery said.
Imagine biting into one of these traditional date squares like mom used to make.— Cynthia Stone photo
There are a couple of tricks to making superb date squares.
Plan a stress-free and fab holiday cocktail party with Mandy Landefeld of Sumptuous Living!Hosting a cocktail party this holiday season?
Transparent Snow Crab Rice Paper Rolls
By Andrea Maunder
300 g rice vermicelli noodles
12 large rice paper wrappers
12 oz.Sriracha or other hot sauce (or to taste)
Sauce: Mix soy sauce, water, vinegar, honey, ginger and garlic.
Focusing on attainable exercise goals and nutrient-dense foods will help our bodies survive winter without the unwanted changes to our health.Apples, Brussels sprouts, cranberries oranges, and a multitude of root vegetables are all in season during the cold winter months.
Later she told us that she is Violetta — “like the opera.Given the opera reference and her accent, I thought Vio’s Violetta might be from Italy.