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Lamb Koftas

So I’ve been a little obsessed with Lebanese food for a while now, particularly lamb koftas. I always thought they were complicated to make but then I saw Gordon Ramsey making it on his Ultimate Home Cooking show and he made it look so darn easy.  Like WAY easy.  So I gave it a go. […]

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Green Ginger Juice

I have a new addition to my home – something I’ve wanted and dreamed about for a long time.  Yup, I got a VitaMix.  It is AWESOME and I LOVE it.  Like LOVE LOVE it.  I was gifted this amazing piece of equipment by my generous parents for Christmas (thanks mom and dad).  I’ve always […]

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Lebanese Rice, Lentils and Caramelized Onions (Mujaddara)

How often do you try something new?  Like new new?  We all get stuck in our day to day routines and dare I say, ruts.  I’m guilty of just grabbing the same-ish groceries week after week and making my same go-to meals or going out to dinner at my usual spots and ordering my favourite […]

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Thai Squash and Coconut Milk Soup | Freshnessgf.com

Thai Squash and Coconut Milk Soup

So it’s officially fall now and that means squash soup season and this Thai version is beautifully creamy and super flavourful.  I brought this to work for lunch and the steamy aroma of lemongrass, lime, and shallots wafted around my cubicle and down the hall.  I was mid-slurp when I looked up and found five […]

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