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Posts By: Indra McMorran
Chocolate Syrup

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With how quick and easy this recipe is to make, you can whip up a batch anytime. It’s also a great way to involve kids in the kitchen making something they’ll really enjoy. This chocolate syrup is great for making a cool glass of chocolate milk, a mug of hot chocolate, or pouring over ice… Read more »

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Barhi Caramel Sauce

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This is a great alternative to some of the traditional caramel recipes I’ve seen. Not only does this recipe work for most diets out there, it actually tastes great! I love it spread on muffins and other desserts, as a dip for fruit, drizzled on ice cream, and baked into desserts. The Barhi date is… Read more »

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Granola Snack Cookies

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Eating something nutritious when you’re in a rush can be difficult. I find that the more I plan ahead the easier it is to make the healthier choice. One way I do that is to make up a batch of these cookies for something filling and easy to grab on-the-go.  

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Chopped Veggie Salad

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I don’t know about you, but in the summer I try to avoid turning on the stove or oven as much as I can; it’s just too hot! This salad is tasty, easy to put together and transport, making it perfect for potlucks, picnics and any time you need a healthy lunch on-the-go!

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Garlic Scape Pesto

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Summer just keeps on giving as far as produce goes at the farmers markets in the area. I generally have to talk myself out of bringing home more then I can eat, but for fresh garlic scapes and basil there’s always a bit more room. Enjoy this pesto on pasta, as a spread, dip, sauce… Read more »

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Strawberry Rhubarb Crumble

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With strawberry season upon us, I’m finding as many ways as I can to eat these tasty berries. This great crumble is easy to make and tastes great for dessert or breakfast with some yogurt if you’re feeling indulgent. I really enjoy adding the nuts to the crumble topping; I feel it gives it all… Read more »

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Sunshine Festival 2014

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Every year, in the middle of June, downtown Vernon really gets into the spirit of summer by celebrating with a street festival that takes up the whole main drag. Live music, performers and hundreds of vendors share their wares with residents and visitors to Vernon. This year was the 20th Annual Sunshine Festival, and the… Read more »