Category Archives: Nibbles

American treats: my family know me too well…

My family know¬†me too well: upon arriving in West Virginia I discovered a selection of foodie treats upon my pillow. Foremost of these was my favourite treat: Twinkies! I’ve not had these since I was last in the US in … Continue reading

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Spinach and artichoke dip: a Canadian phenomenon?

I’ve seen spinach and artichoke dip on the menu in every eatery in Canada since we arrived! Our Canadian hosts weren’t sure if it was a purely Canadian phenomenon, but either way it’s pretty tasty stuff. It’s often served in … Continue reading

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More BBQ, a whole lot of corn, some interesting goat’s cheese and cheesecake

You know you have a genuinely good friend when she lets you stay in her home and invite other people over for dinner! A childhood friend lives an hour or so from our Canadian base in London, and it was … Continue reading

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BBQ on the back deck: finally, we’re able to enjoy a moderately warm evening!

There is nothing like fresh corn on the cob. You have to have had it to understand what I mean. Getting fresh corn from the supermarket is not the same thing; it needs to be fresh out the field that … Continue reading

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More junk food for the road

I seriously have to stop filling up on junk during our road trips. I know it’s not healthy, and it’s not really agreeing with me either, but I just so tempting! Today, a lemon filled Krispy Kreme doughnut and Cheetos. … Continue reading

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Road trip snacks and other assorted treats

Our first day of driving gave us an opportunity to get in to the road trip groove with some snacks and pit stops. First up: Hardee’s. We stopped here for no other reason than we have a good friend whose … Continue reading

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Snacks for the plane: indulging in Syn-ful treats

We eat alot and have no portion control (hence why Slimming World has worked so well for us both!) so I knew we’d need more food for the plane than we’d be offered on board. Unfortunately for my waistline it’s … Continue reading

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