Updates: September 29 – October 5

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It must be fall, because hockey is back. Tonight is the Canucks home opener and we’ll be there! We are currently without cable or internet as we wait to start another promo at the end of this month, so I’ll have to get my sports fix by actually being there. This kicks off a very busy month – CF and I are jetting off to Europe for the second half of October for a little vacation combined...

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Kitchen tips: How to keep herbs fresh

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I love having fresh Thai basil on hand for soups and stir-frys.  But if you stick them in the fridge and don’t use them within a few days, they tend to wilt and then I feel bad about wasting money. A great way to keep Thai basil fresh is to treat it like a flower.  Cut off the ends of the stems and stick it in a glass of water.  Put the glass in an area that gets indirect sunlight, like your...

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Posted in: Food and Grocery

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