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Love Your Farmer

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Hi there! Wow, who knew there were so many Lie To Me fans out there…I can’t believe I didn’t know about this show! I’m excited to get caught up. It just dawned on me that I forgot to post about our weekly CSA surprises this week, so I did an impromptu photoshoot of the goodies. […]

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Oakville Organic Farmer’s Market: Week 3

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Good morning! Happy 4th of July to my American readers! I hope you are having a wonderful long weekend!! I fully intended to post last night, however good intentions don’t always translate into actions!  By the time Eric and I got back from the market, unpacked, cleaned up, had lunch it was 6pm and then […]

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Glo Canada Sale!

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In honour of Canada Day today, Glo Bakery is having a glo-out! The first 25 customers will receive 25% off their entire order by using the coupon code ‘GLOCANADA’ in the checkout. Orders will begin shipping out Tuesday July 6th. To be taken to the shopping cart, click here. Happy Canada Day from Glo Bakery! […]

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Oakville Organic Farmer’s Market: Day 2 Recap

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Hello! Preparing for and working at a Farmer’s Market is never a dull moment!   Before market open, you practice with your team….    Not really, we are just dorky. New friends across the ‘pond’…pond took on a literal meaning today, actually. This is Colleen from Enfleurage Organics. She makes the most delicious smelling handmade […]

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Chilly ‘Naner, Nib, and Nut Butter Sandwich

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Happy Friday! I just couldn’t resist! :biggrin: I told you last night that I discovered a fun post-workout treat. I decided to make a twist on the classic banana and nut butter ‘sandwich’. I’m sure this snack is not new to many of you, but it was a first for me! Chilly ‘Naner, Nib, ‘n […]

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Curry In A Hurry

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Good morning! Happy Father’s Day to my 3 awesome DADS- Brian (dad), John (stepdad), and Ken (father-in-law) and all the wonderful father’s out there! Secondly, thank you for all your sweet comments about the market! :biggrin: As I mentioned in my Farmer’s Market recap last night, I bought some new spices from a wonderful local […]

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Oakville Organic Farmer’s Market: Day 1

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Today it was time to show the world what I was made of…   wearing a cheeky, yet meaningful, ‘Queen of Tarts’ apron that OSGMOM gave me at my wedding shower in July 2008… Did my mom know something that I didn’t long before I had the courage to leave my research job? Clearly, she […]

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Farmer’s Market Prep In 5 Easy Steps

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I realized that preparing for a Farmer’s market, is a bit like preparing for a race… 1) Lay out everything the night before! Wheeeeeeeee.   2) Get about 4 hours of sleep. 3) Make a filling breakfast   Strawberry Carob Vegan Overnight Oats Ingredients: 1/2 cup oats 1.5 cups almond milk 1.5 tbsp chia seeds […]

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How To Simplify Your Life

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Do you ever get those moments where you are struck by a lightening bolt of inspiration to purge all unnecessary belongings? Last night was one of those nights for me. After realizing that Spring would be coming to an abrupt end in 8 days, I decided it was now or never for my annual Spring […]

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Ice Cream Pan-wich

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Helllooooooooo. Last night, Eric and I tested out the Farmer’s Market canopy tent…there were no water leaks after several hours of rain, so I am hoping that this is a good sign. One of my readers Michelle also said she used the same canopy tent for a market last summer and it worked like a […]

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