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Father’s Day – Top Five Gifts

Dad’s special day is just around the corner. Am I alone in thinking that the commercial aspect to Father’s Day sometimes seems like a bit of a reach?

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Non-Traditional Ideas for Easter Entertaining

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Easter is a unique kind of holiday, isn’t it? There’s the Jesus element, which of course is the origin behind Good Friday and Easter Monday - probably the most significant events in the Christian calendar. But for the majority of us who observe Easter more for cultural reasons (and to take advantage of the extra days off work), the religious backstory has been replaced, or at least eclipsed, by a...

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New Flavours of Coffee Culture

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I used to think of coffee as this amorphous, undifferentiated drink; fuel for staying awake, adulterated with heavy doses of milk and sugar. In fact it’s arguable that until Starbucks took off in the early ‘90s, many of us had never really considered ordering anything other than drip. However, over the past two decades, interest in high-quality food and where it comes from has brought coffee to...

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Dee's Holiday Entertaining Tips

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Oh, holiday entertaining, a daunting prospect in my mind. Why? Because I always get in over my head.

Despite my earnest efforts to prepare, I always come up short on time and have to start desperately cutting corners, like a ship’s crew frantically casting cargo overboard during a storm. Except instead of steamer trunks full of rations, I’m throwing out recipes and scrambling for excuses. Would...

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Gifts for Bakers

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I don’t know about you, but I find bakers super easy to buy for. Home bakers tend to love gadgets, small-wares and recipe books much more than the average person, giving you ample fodder for years of gift-giving. And they’re always such nice people, so it makes them that much easier to spoil. Below I’ve rounded up a few great gift ideas geared towards three different ‘profiles’ of the bakers in...

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