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Back-To-Basics: How To Roast Asparagus Without Oil AKA Dry Roasted Asparagus
If you are watching your weight & trying to load up on veggies and cut out fat, this is the recipe for you. As part of Sew Creative's Back To Basics series she shares how to roast asparagus without oil!

For the last couple of months I’ve been on a weight loss journey. One phase of the program that I was on had me eating a very low fat diet. I was allowed to have lean meat and fish but … Continue reading

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Back-To-Basics: How To Make Chicken Bone Broth In Your Crockpot
Back To Basics with Sew Creative. How to make Chicken Bone Broth in your crockpot

I have memories from childhood of the scent of turkey broth simmering on our stove. Every Thanksgiving my mom would take the carcass from our Thanksgiving turkey and make broth with it. The whole house would fill with the scent … Continue reading

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Bacon Chocolate Chip Scones with Maple and Sea Salt Drizzle Recipe
Sew Creative's delicous recipe for decadent bacon chocolate chip scones with maple and sea salt drizzle. Perfect for brunch entertaining

—-> PIN ME HERE <—- Later this week I start my new weight loss program, so today seemed like a VERY good time to share one of my guilty pleasures– Bacon Chocolate Chip Scones!  Before Christmas I took a pork … Continue reading

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Eighth Day of Christmas- Blendtec Blender! Win one from Scratch Mommy!
Sew Creative counts down teh days to Christmas with gift ideas for creatives. In this post she shares gifts for foodies Blendtec with a giveaway from Scratch Mommy

Christmas is just around the corner and I’m counting down the days with my favorite gifts for the creative people in your life.  Day 8- Blendtec 725 Earlier this fall I helped launch the Scratch Mommy e-magazine as the DIY Editor. I’ve … Continue reading

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2nd Day Of Christmas- Williams-Sonoma Goldtouch Bakeware for Creative Foodies
12 Days of Christmas Bake Set From Williams Sonoma

Christmas is just around the corner and I’m counting down the days with my favorite gifts for the creative people in your life.  Day 2- Gold Touch Bakeware from Williams-Sonoma When The Hubs and I got married, 7.5 years ago, one … Continue reading

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1st day of Christmas… Cooking Class at Well Seasoned (With Giveaway)
Sew Creative's Countdown To Christmas Day 1 Cooking Class at Well Seasoned With Giveaway

Can someone please tell me how it is December 1st already? November snuck by me and I was a bit shocked to wake up this morning and discover that it is December 1st! Last year I counted down to Christmas with … Continue reading

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Fully Loaded Chicken and Potato Casserole Recipe Using McCains Superfries
Fully Loaded Chicken and Potato Casserole Recipe. An easy and delicious family dinner recipe that kids and adults both will love!

When you hear the words “Family Dinner” what do you think of? Here are the thoughts that come to mind for me:   -Simple but delicious meals. -Food that both parents and the kids enjoy. -The house filled with the … Continue reading

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Easy Peasy Peaches Canning Recipe Perfect For Beginners
Easy Peasy Peaches Canning Recipe perfect for the beginner canner

It’s hard to believe that my whole foray into canning only started a month ago. I took a food preservation class at my local community centre and after years of wanting to start canning I was hooked. I think I … Continue reading

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Cast Iron Skillet Peach Puff Pancake Recipe
Cast Iron Skillet Peach Puff Pancake Recipe a delicious summer and fall breakfast treat, perfect for brunch entertaining

I love this time of year. Summer has always been my favorite time of the year, but as I’ve gotten older I’ve become a bit less tolerant of the heat. I love late summer and early fall because the weather … Continue reading

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Spicy Pickled Carrots Canning Recipe + 4 Other Canning Recipes from Canadian Food Bloggers
Spicy Pickled Carrots Canning Recipe. Canning with Crystal from Sew Creative

Pickled carrots… have you had them before? They are SO GOOD and so simple to make. Best of all, since carrots are readily available 12 months out of the year, you can always whip up a new batch when you … Continue reading

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Homemade Raspberry Vinegar Recipe Perfect For Foodie Christmas Gifts
Homemade Raspberry Vinegar Recipe from Sew Creative. This recipe couldn't be easier and would make great Christmas gift idea for the foodies in my life

If you follow me on Instagram, you’ve probably noticed that I’ve spent the last week canning and preserving up a storm! I took a food preservation class last weekend and  I can’t believe all the great tips and tricks that I picked … Continue reading

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Cast Iron Skillet Chai Tea Bread Pudding Recipe
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One of my favorite treats in the whole world is a steaming mug of chai tea. Sweet, spicy, warm… it does the soul good. A few weeks ago when I shared my Cast Iron Skillet Chocolate Chip Banana Bread Recipe, … Continue reading

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