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Chocolate Babka (Krantz)

“All you need is love.  But a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt.” – Charles Schultz When I made the move to Vancouver back in ’06, my sister took to ensuring that my transition to the “big city” was as smooth as possible – this meant teaching me the …

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Holy Crap!

After a long day at work, this is my favourite thing to come home to. Say hi to Dash, my roommate’s little Dachshund.  He’s always quick to offer a hand (or mouth) at cleaning up my leftovers or scraps on the kitchen floor.  Isn’t he just the cutest thing? The …

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The real deal Thai curry

Sometimes you don’t need to win the lottery to feel on top of the world.  My Monday night was an excellent start to the week, as I finally made a Thai curry that tastes remarkably close to authentic.  Which explains the horrifyingly cheesy title for this post. I spent last weekend …