Shopping for Food

8 Essential Pantry Items for Baking

by zesty on August 13, 2012 · 20 comments

Happy Monday!! We are driving back this morning from a family trip to Hakifax but I know when I get home, I have a couple of cookie orders to create for Cooking junior.  So for that I give to you:  “Zesty’s Top 8 Essential Baking Ingredients” Here is a list of necessities I put together [...]


What’s your favorite Candy?

by zesty on June 6, 2012 · 51 comments


A Question. A Repost. And also a Cooking Birthday.  Happy Birthday Mrs. Cooking! Lately I have been craving candy like no other (But NOT EATING!).  We were at a wedding last weekend and one of the party favors was an all you can eat “Candy Bar”.  It was a great idea, as there was a [...]


A Kashi Delivery.

by zesty on May 24, 2010 · 12 comments

Happy Monday to you!  For all the Canadian folks…. a special Happy Victoria day to you!  What a weekend!  The weather is above average to say the least ( in the mid 20′s or higher) which is so nice to see.  The action packed weekend contained a huge grocery shopping spree in preparation for a [...]


Product Review: The Magic Shell

by zesty on September 23, 2009 · 19 comments


Happy Wednesday! Today I wanted to take a minute of your time and share with you what I consider a “COOL” product. Maybe you have seen this in stores before but for me I totally stumbled upon this by accident. I was rushing through the grocery store a couple of weeks back looking for the [...]


The Power of Blueberries

by zesty on July 23, 2009 · 18 comments


Happy Thursday to you!!  Well I am on the road today to the Nova Scotia passport office.  We need to get the kids passports as we are planning a road trip to Boston in the middle of August.  Boston you say? Yes Boston!  I am attending the Healthy Living Summit on August 15th.  I am [...]


Are you ready for a Conference?

by zesty on June 25, 2009 · 6 comments


Happy Thursday!  Would you like to attend a Healthy Living Blogger Conference?  Well if you do, I’ve got the spot for you.  Get ready to meet the bloggers in Boston August 14-15 for a fun-filled weekend of good eats, inspiring talks, a Blogger Kick-Off Cocktail Party, and of course, goodie bags of swag! Join Jenna, [...]


Rhubarb – It is Oh So Good!

by zesty on June 23, 2009 · 21 comments


Do you like Rhubarb?  Ever try Rhubarb?  I myself, love rhubarb.  Whether it is just cooked on the stove, gently sugared, chilled and served on fresh biscuits or in a pie/dessert – I cannot get enough. I thought that this was a fun topic to share with you as I know a lot of people [...]


Fresh Meat: What to look for?

by zesty on May 28, 2009 · 9 comments


It is Thursday already which means I now really have 2 days to cram in 6 days worth of work.  Oh dear – this is not going to be pretty.   I have been asked a few times whether it be family and friends or even readers about what to look for when buying fresh [...]



Happy Thursday!  The time is here.  The Cooking clothing line is ready to go for the world to “buy“.  Now this is my first real stab at selling anything online so please bear with me.  Let me know if there are any issues or if you have suggestions for other clothing items.   I am [...]

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