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An introduction to Quebecois cuisine
Whenever we visit a new city, we focus our efforts on getting to know the local cuisine, as well as finding those unique eats that mean something to the locals. It somehow gives us an idea of what the city tastes like and its cultural mix. Montréal was no e...

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Yuca & Chicken Soup: A Recipe for Wellness
Do you remember the first diet you ever tried? Or the first diet you were ever put on? I must have been 11 years old when my mom sat me down at the kitchen table and without much explanation, told me to eat half a grapefruit and a boiled egg for breakfast. ...

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Our City Guide to: Montréal
Montréal is a city like no other in North America. For starters, it’s the second-largest primarily French-speaking city outside of Paris, with over 59% of the population able to speak both English and French. It beautifully merges old European culture and a...

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Guava Shells & Tembleque
In the Caribbean, Three Kinds Day is all about celebrating family tradition. That includes the grass boxes children prepare for the camels prior to the arrival of the wise men. And of course, those old recipes that we bring to the table for the annual gathe...
Guava Shells & Tembleque
Guava Shells & Tembleque
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Chicago's Holiday Train & Homeslice Brunch
After living in Chicago for over 6 years, we finally made it to the popular CTA holiday train. For years, it has been a holiday tradition unique to Chicago, which, due to popular demand, is now accompanied by the Elves’ Workshop Train. Two trains provide tw...

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Chicago Decked for the Holidays
Chicago is ready for the holidays! Maria and I will take you around the city to help you get into the Christmas spirit. Enjoy a few delicious bites and hear us complain about how COLD it is here! In this video, we feature the Christkindl Market, Eataly, Zoo...

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Keto Sweet Potato Brownies
As if eliminating sugar from your diet wasn’t hard enough, it gets particularly hard during the holidays. And we’re not talking about cookies and the eggnog! People are sprinkling the magical crystals in pretty much EVERYTHING. Nut butters and dried fruit, ...
Keto Sweet Potato Brownies
Keto Sweet Potato Brownies
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Time to set the table
It’s time to properly set the table. Not necessarily with your best or most expensive cutlery and glassware. But rather as a humble offering of gratitude towards those we love and appreciate in our lives. It’s time to put together something fun and inviting...
Time to set the table
Time to set the table
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A lighter start to your holiday
Turkey. Green Beans. Potatoes. Depending on how we choose to cook our holiday meal, there's no reason it has to be too heavy or bad for you. A little less butter or no cream is sometimes all it takes to cut a few calories. You might actually have to be more...

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Kimchi & Beans Holiday 2018 Magazine
The new holiday edition of our magazine is out! Yes! It feels like forever since our last publication, but as you’ll see we’re making it up with a lot of great content, from travel stories to seasonal recipes to fun facts about the holidays around the world...
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