Eat Local: Soup’s On

There are signs of Spring everywhere. In my garden the snowdrops have bloomed, and yesterday I noticed my crocuses have joined the party. This weekend we set our clocks forward as we spring into longer and lighter days. It’s almost…

Drink Local: Winter Dunkel

When Alix said she was going to cook a chili in the Crock-Pot this week I immediately said “beer”. Well, to be honest, sometimes I say “beer” regardless of what Alix says but, that’s just me. My biggest dilemma was…

Eat Local: Alix’s Sunday Night Crock-Pot Pasta Sauce

Sunday night is one of my favourite nights of the week. I look forward to it most when we can have a leisurely dinner followed by my 9 year old daughter’s favourite family activity – family movie night. This works…

Eat Local: Find Your Healthy Weight

Eat better. Get in shape. Oh, the best laid plans. My New Year’s resolutions have definitely slipped and it’s time to get back on track. EDBL recently discovered the “Find Your Healthy Weight” program from Desiree Nielsen and her nutrition team…