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Interview with the Author: Sugar Snaps And Strawberries

We’re usually writing about eating on Foodists, or at least about food preparation. Andrea Bellamy gets you started properly by showing you how to grow your own edible garden – even if you live in the city!…

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Posted by: on Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011
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Contest: Win a Copy of Wisdom of the Last Farmer by David Mas Masumoto

This month’s contest prize is a copy of author, farmer, and slow food activist David Mas Masumoto‘s latest book Wisdom of the Last Farmer: Harvesting Legacies from the Land. (Free Press/Simon and Schuster, 288…

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Posted by: on Saturday, September 19th, 2009
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Great reads worth digesting

I love to read. I love to travel. I love food. I love all 3 combined. Sound familiar? So what’s a girl (or guy) to do when you can’t carry Thomas Keller’s The French Laundry Cookbook in your purse (or manbag) to…

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Posted by: on Sunday, February 1st, 2009
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Origins of a Foodie

Recently I became a father to a wonderful little girl, Lila. In the weeks and months leading up to her arrival Andrea and I spent a huge amount of time painting the house, getting rid of stuff (to make room for the 8lb…

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Posted by: on Friday, June 27th, 2008
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From scrapbook to cookbook

Last holiday season my wife received a wonderful and very personal gift from her mother; a binder filled with all the recipes she enjoyed from her childhood right up to the present. It was all neatly typed, laid out and…

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Posted by: on Wednesday, November 14th, 2007
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2006 Best Sellers

The Cookbook Store just sent out its Best Seller list for 2006. If you’ve never visited The Cookbook Store in Toronto you are in for a treat. It’s a specialty bookstore dedicated to all things great in food…

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Posted by: on Wednesday, January 17th, 2007
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A Blast (and recipe) From The Past

Here’s a blast from the past. A few years ago we retired our old website, but it’s still there, hiding on our server. Today I was poking around it just for sh!ts and giggles and re-discovered a recipe for…

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Posted by: on Thursday, September 21st, 2006
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Food Geeks, Addiction & Other Nasty Bits

“There’s nothing more annoying than food geeks taking photos of their plates of food and posting them on their blog.” I nearly choked on my sip of ice cold Pale Ale on Sunday night when I heard…

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Posted by: on Wednesday, June 14th, 2006
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I’d Eat Tony’s Nasty Bits

You know how much I love good food. I also love a good read. Nobody combines both like Anthony Bourdain. The infamous chef, author and television host – and personal hero of mine – has once again outdone…

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Posted by: on Friday, June 2nd, 2006
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