Pamela Durkin


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Cook on the Wild Side

Want to turn dinnertime into a culinary adventure? Try exotic foods such as freekeh, sacha inchi seeds, cactus leaves, and sunchokes in these simple recipes.Do you find yourself preparing the same mea

Virtuous Vinegar

Create an original, delicious dish when you add the tang of a fruit vinegar. Fruit vinegars add flavour from main course to dessert.Vinegar has been a pantry staple for centuries. Unfortunately, while

Cooking With Tea

There\'s nothing like a good cup of tea. But tea also adds health benefits and wonderful flavour to chicken, burger, salad, and frozen treat recipes.For centuries, tea has been valued as a comforting r

Pumpkin Seeds

They\'re tiny, but pumpkin seeds are huge when it comes to minerals, antioxidants, and protein power. They\'re a delicious addition to these fall recipes.Every October, whether we’re baking traditional


Penny-Pinching Travel Tips for Summer

Penny-Pinching Travel Tips for SummerBeing on a strict budget may mean making sacrifices along the way, but with a little smart planning - and shopping - your well-deserved vacation getaway need not b

Tips for Traveling With Your Dog

Tips for Traveling With Your DogHeather Loenser, DVM, knows first-hand the joys and challenges of traveling with her dog. She and her family recently adopted a year-old Border collie named Calvin. \"As

Grandparent Getaways

Grandparent GetawaysTrips to take with your grandchildren- \"No parents allowed.\" It\'s not a sign on a kid-only clubhouse, it\'s the first rule of travel for memory-making grandparent/grandchild vacatio

Benefits of a Digital Detox During Summer Travel

Benefits of a Digital Detox During Summer TravelTech safety tips for summer travelDespite your best intentions to take time off for a relaxing getaway, chances are high that you’ll find it difficult t