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Chicken Noodle Soup

  Grandma’s chicken noodle soup might have healing powers after all. According to the Mayo Clinic, the soup acts as an anti-inflammatory and speeds up the movement of mucus, which helps relieve congestion and limits the amount of time viruses are in contact with the lining of the nose. The broth and noodles add carbohydrates for maintaining energy levels, while the vegetables provide nutrients and help support immune function. Even the salt helps by encouraging hydration. Here’s a Grandma-approved, quick and easy recipe to reliev...

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Recipes from the Bermuda Jam Factory Guys

  We asked the brains (and taste buds) behind the Bermuda Jam Factory brand, owners Grant Kennedy and Joel McDonnell, to share some of their favourite holiday recipes.   Pan-Seared Duck Breast with Sweet Pepper and Papaya Compote Ing...

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Big Apple Cocktail

Toast to fall with a aromatic, apple-flavored tipple.   Ingredients: 1 lady apple, cut in half lengthwise, or 2 slices of a larger apple 3 ounces whiskey 1 ounce dry vermouth 2 dashes bitters 1 cup sparkling apple cider  ...

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Squash Baked Macaroni

This is a great way to incorporate vegetables into everyone's favourite comfort food.   Ingredients: 1/2 cup browned unsalted butter, plus 2 tablespoons room temperature 2 medium butternut squashes (1 1/2 pounds each), halved le...

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Turnip and Sweet Potato Gratin

Ingredients: 1 1/2 pounds turnips (about 3 medium), peeled and cut into 1/4-inch-thick rounds Coarse salt and ground pepper 1/4 cup all-purpose flour 1 pound sweet potatoes (about 2 medium), peeled and cut into 1/4-inch-thick rounds ...

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Eggplant Parmesan Casserole

Ingredients: 1 large eggplant (2 pounds), sliced 1/2 inch thick crosswise 1 tablespoon olive oil Coarse salt and ground pepper 1 cup fat-free (skim) milk 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour 2 garlic cloves, minced 1 cup homemade...