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Ideas for Hosting a Gluten-Free Christmas Party (And Tips For Turkey Dinner)

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gluten-free christmas dinner party

I apologize in advance for the quality of photos in this post. I took them once the party had started and they turned out a bit blurry. I’ll blame the wine. This past weekend we hosted a Christmas/Housewarming party. With our renovation completed we wanted to combine showing off the house with a Christmas celebration. [...]

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Recipe: Gluten-Free Banana Muffins (And Weekend in Fairmont, BC)

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Gluten Free Banana Muffins

Last month Kevin and I had the great experience of spending some time in Fairmont, BC. What made it even better is most of our kids were able to stay with us. We had been kicked out of our house while they were refinishing our hardwood floors, and truth be told, I was beyond excited [...]

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Recipe: Gluten Free Peppermint White Chocolate Bark

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Last week I was in Amaranth Foods here in Calgary and came across a display of Candy canes with a gluten free sign. Aren’t all candy canes gluten free? Actually- most are not. Unfortunately everything you buy that is processed has to have its ingredient label read carefully. I took home a couple of boxes [...]

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Weekend at the Chateau Lake Louise

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This year for my husbands Christmas party we were lucky enough to stay at the Chateau Lake Louise, in Lake Louise Alberta. The Chateau for many years has been voted one of the worlds top ten hotels. For us it is a 2 hour drive from Calgary. I was nervous about spending the weekend without [...]

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