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Melissa Hartfiel
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Lives in Vancouver, BC
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It's National Caesar Day in Canada (that's like a Bloody Mary except totally not like a Bloody Mary for all my American friends).  Celebrating with my classic Caesar recipe! http://bit.ly/1bSuTjH
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Some great tips on styling and shooting overhead food photos!
 
overhead food photography can be a challenge but today we've got lots of tips for the shooting and the styling! http://bit.ly/1KJfs9P
Food photography tips and food styling tips for top down photos of pies, tarts and tortes
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A classic from my childhood - my mom's banana bread recipe: http://bit.ly/1GKWVeq
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So excited to be working with Tessa from Style Sweet CA on this new photography series for +Food Bloggers of Canada.  She does great work!
 
We're getting back to basics today - Food Photography basics! We're talking lighting, camera angles, food props and food styling: http://bit.ly/1DXhWkQ
Food Photography - start with the basics: lighting, camera angles, composition and styling
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We are looking for great speakers for FBC2015 this October in Montreal.  You don't need to be Canadian, you just need to love food blogging and have a great session topic to present!
 
Are you interested in speaking at #FBC2015  Canada's only national food blogging conference? We've opened up our call for speaker submissions! Details: http://bit.ly/18ic5IM
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Sometimes I just like to play with my food! Valentine Heart Art http://bit.ly/1DDM2IH
Valentine heart art is a fun way to play with your food and stretch your photography muscles!
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6 Best Practices for Scheduling Social Media - tips to help you navigate this tricky part of blogging. Plus two great tools to help you out! http://bit.ly/1zYyXdD
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Take the risk out of scheduling your blogs social media content with these tips and tools to help you out!
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If you're looking to replace ZipList as your recipe plugin, here's a great write up on what to look for in a WordPress Recipe plugin and some recommendations from +Food Bloggers of Canada  and +Laureen Fox  http://bit.ly/1HTkf97
We show you what to look for when searching for a recipe plugin as well as showing you a few of our favourites
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Love these 20 minute meal ideas - plus soy glazed salmon? yum!
 
Family meals ready in about 20 minutes, all from scratch - that's what our On Board in 20 column is all about.  This week, Soy Glazed Salmon with Blistered Spring Veg and Rice Noodles: http://bit.ly/1JFsch4
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So easy, so tasty and so quick: lemon honey garlic baked chicken thighs http://bit.ly/1Gm0T9m
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I love +Janice Lawandi and her Kitchen Geekery posts for +Food Bloggers of Canada.  She makes baking make sense!
 
Do you know the difference between regular cocoa powder and Dutch processed cocoa? It can make a big difference in your baking results! http://bit.ly/1Dibd1Z  +Janice Lawandi explains the science behind cocoa powder in this month's Kitchen Geekery!

#kitchenscience #kitchengeekery #baking #cocoapowder #cocoa #bakingscience  
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I will take any or all of these desserts! 
 
We're finishing up our week of Valentine recipe love with 15 Decadent desserts you can make at home.  Sure to win over somebody's heart! http://bit.ly/172MYck  
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Web/Graphic Designer, Photographer, Blogger
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  • Food Bloggers of Canada
    Co-Founder, 2011 - present
  • Fine Lime Designs
    Owner, 2010 - present
  • Pharmasave National
    Business Intelligence Developer, 2000 - 2010
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Designer, photographer and food blogger. And I have a big dog.
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Web/Graphic Designer, Photographer, Owner of Fine Lime Designs, author of the food photography blog, Eyes Bigger Than My Stomach and co-founder of  Food Bloggers of Canada. Dog, music, book, baseball and arts lover.
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Vancouver, BC
Previously
London, England - Quesnel, BC - Courtenay, BC