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Secret Weapon for Quick Homemade Bread

Nothing beats the taste of fresh bread straight from the oven. But according to common wisdom, making a loaf of bread is something very complicated that is best left to professionals. There are even...

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The DIYist manifesto

In our busy lives, it’s something hard to choose to do things yourself, and a lot more easier to grab something that was already prepared JUST FOR YOU on a store shelf. Or it...

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Homemade Banana and Maple Syrup Granola

I’ve tried to make homemade granola a few time, based on the excellent recipe from http://orangette.blogspot.ca/2008/02/consider-it.html. It’s a pretty good recipe to get started, but it was still missing a little something : when...

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Vegetable Garden in Containers Update

It’s been a month now that everything is planted in its proper place and 10 weeks since I started planting outside, so I figured this would be a good time to post a first...