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1). A Healthy Body Is A Hydrated Body: Tips To Keep You Hydrated
(NC)—With today's "on-the-go" lifestyle, people have redefined what "active" means. The distinction between your workout routine and your

2). A PEARfectly Fun Snack For Kids

(NC)—Looking for ways to incorporate healthy foods into your kid's snacks that they will actually want to eat? Sweet and juicy fresh pears are a v

3). A Youthful Approach to the Fight Against Diabetes

(NC)-The desire to be thinner can lead to extreme weight control behaviour in girls and young women. Girls with type I diabetes mellit

4). Are We There Yet? Study Examines The Family Vacation From He
(NC)—You've done your research, made your reservations, and packed your bags. You're going to have a wonderful family vacation, right?

5). Are Your Children At Risk From Products In Your Home? Check
(NC)—Most homes with young children are full of products such as cribs, baby gates, and playpens. Parents naturally think that these produ

6). Baking Tips – Easy As Pie

(NC)—The old saying goes "easy as pie", so why are so many of us reluctant to try baking our own? Most of us just don't have the time to spend hou

7). Big Daddy's Fruit Freezer
(NC)—Real men eat this yogurt! It's a truly fabulous frozen dessert or snack. So fast and easy that even your favourite I-hate-to-cook guy

8). Brownies and Glaze

(NC)—This recipe was prepared by Camelback and Central, 1403 2nd Avenue, New York, New York.

3/4 cup all-purpose flour

1/2 teaspoon baking

9). BuzzPlant Joins Gibson Film Company to Promote The Passion o

Nashville, TN –- Acclaimed Internet marketing company, BuzzPlant, is partnering with Icon Films to lead all Internet promotions for Mel Gibson’s hi

10). Celebrating Diwali Stir Fry Sauces For Fast And Festive Food

(NC)—Diwali, the five-day fall 'Festival of Lights', begins on October 25 and Canada's Hindu communities will celebrate in the traditional manner

11). Cherry Cranberry Trifle

Pound Cake: 2 cups (500 ml) Five Roses All Purpose Flour 1 tbsp (15 ml) baking powder pinch salt 1 cup (250 ml) unsalted butter 1 cup (250 ml) sug

12). Chicken Korma

(NC)—The Royal chefs of the great Moghul Emperors made an enormous contribution to the richness of the celebrated Northern Indian cuisine, using c

13). Chocolate Cookie Buttons
1/2 cup (125 ml) butter, softened

1/2 cup (125 ml) dark brown sugar

1/3 cup (75 ml) granulated sugar

1 egg

4 squares Semi-Sweet Ch

14). Convenient Foods Are Changing The Way We Cook

(NC)—Convenient foods, a rapidly-growing grocery store segment, take the rush out of meal time preparation and make it easy for family members to

15). Cork's Coziness Makes It Ideal Flooring
In kids' bedrooms, and family, music and rec rooms, Cork feels cozy to the toes.(NC)—I remember the cork flooring in my old pu

16). Cottage Living And The Grilling Is Easy

(NC)—Whether you spend a week or a weekend at the cottage or cabin this summer, an important part of your holiday fun involves sharing

17). Cranberry Daiquiri Slush

2 cups (500 mL) Ocean Spray® Cranberry Cocktail

1/2 cup (125 mL) lemon juice

1/2 cup (125 mL) lime juice

1/2 cup (125 mL) sugar or to

18). Curried Turkey Wraps

Prep Time: 15-20 minutes

Makes: 4 servings (wraps)

1/4 cup (50 mL) Knorr® Spicy Caribbean Marinade

1/2 cup (125 mL) light mayonnaise

19). Cuts, Scrapes And Cover-Ups - Canadians and Bandages

(NC)-Canadians have a lot to learn when it comes to the proper treatment of minor wounds. A recent Ipsos Reid survey commissioned by BAND-AID

20). Dessert Tips: Enjoy These Pie Possibilities

(NC)—There may not be a better dessert than a mouth-watering slice of pie fresh from the oven. But serving your pie with a dollop of whipped cream

21). Do You Know Where Your Food Thermometer Is?

(NC)-Consumers have long been advised to use food thermometers to measure the internal temperature of foods, such as meat and poultry,

22). Don't Lose Your Cool When Selecting An Air Conditioning C
(NC)—The Heating Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Institute of Canada advises consumers to follow these six considerations when hiring a

23). Eat-Out Choice At Home

(NC)—If your family craves restaurant variety, but your budget says eat in, there is a compromise. Enlist a little family cooperation and everyone

24). English Muffin Crab "Au Gratin"

Perfect for lunch or brunch

4 English muffins, halved

1/2 cup (120ml) Summersweet Crab and Three Cheese Dip

fine bread crumbs


25). Exotic Dining: Classic Indian Dishes Made Simple

(NC)—India's ancient cultures have left an indelible stamp on civilization but perhaps no single aspect has impacted day-to-day life in Canada qui

26). Exploring World Flavours In The Comfort Of Your Own Backyard

(NC)—Summer is almost here, which means backyard entertaining and patio parties with family and friends. As cross-cultural cuisine continues to ga

27). Festive Cherry Cranberry Cake

Cake: 1 cup (250 ml) margarine 1 cup (250 ml) granulated sugar 1 tsp (5 ml) vanilla 1 tsp (5 ml) grated lemon rind 5 eggs 2 cups (500 ml) Five Ros

28). Fiber – More Appealing Packaged In A Pear!

(NC)—Fiber is a very beneficial substance for your body. And when fiber is delivered in the delicious and sweet package of a fresh pear, it takes

29). Food For Thought: Tea Is A Satisfying Part Of A Healthy Diet

(NC)—Tea news continues to stir the pot in Canada. Records show we drink as many as 7 billion cups of tea each year – and those who study it as a

30). Food Safety 101

(NC)—Bagged lunches are healthy, economical and nutritious. But they also pose the threat of hosting harmful bacteria, unless food is handled and

31). Fred Couples, PGA Tour Pro and winner of the 1992 Masters To

The Tiffin Company, manufacturer of the DivotMat, announced today it has agreed to a multi-year endorsement deal with PGA touring pro, Fred Couples.

32). From The Science Desk

Q: How should pesticides (for home use) be stored? What is the shelf life?A: Pesticides should be stored in a secu

33). Fuming Over The High Cost Of Electricity? Switch To Oilheat

(NC)-With the cost of electricity skyrocketing and unstable, now is the best time to switch to oilheat, says the Canadia

34). Gianduia Peaches

Grand Prize Winner

1st Prize – Dessert Category

Recipe created by Wolfgang Hanau

West Palm Beach, Florida

Make It Special Chef Rec

35). Ginger Braised Country-Style Ribs

Ginger Braised Country-Style Ribs

Serves 6

75 mL soy sauce 5 tbsp

75 mL minced ginger 5 tbsp

15 mL minced garlic 1 tbsp

10 mL

36). Got A Beef: Here's How To Get Satisfaction

(NC) - Have you recently purchased a product that doesn't do what it's supposed to do? Do you feel like you were deceived? Here's what the Ca

37). Grilled Lamb Shashliki

(NC)—This is one of those easy recipes with a real Mediterranean feel. If extra guests arrive, stretch the meal with more pita bread, or rice cook

38). Grilled Tandoori-Style Chicken with Cool Cucumber Raita

(NC)—Using a tandoori paste from a jar makes this spicy chicken dish fast and easy. Marinate the meat at the cottage in the morning, or combine th

39). Harvest A Wealth Of Apple Ideas

(NC)—The leaves have turned, pumpkins are ripening on the vine and most of Canada's apple growers are in the orchards harvesting this year's crop

40). Harvest Sweet Potato Pie


1 1/2 cups (375 ml) Five Roses All Purpose Flour

1/2 tsp (2 ml) salt

1/2 cup (125 ml) cold butter, cubed

1 egg

1 tsp (

41). Health & Beauty: Oily Skin Can Get Dehydrated Too

(NC)—All skin types - normal, dry, and oily - needs to be moisturized in summer. Your face may appear to have a shine without a morning lotion, "b

42). Holiday Baking Tips: Dessert Won't Be Humble Pie Anymore
(NC)—As the holiday season arrives, our menus are sure to include tasty treats and yummy desserts, including traditional and new, anything

43). Holiday Baking Tips: Dessert Won't Be Humble Pie Anymore

(NC)—As the holiday season arrives, our menus are sure to include tasty treats and yummy desserts, including traditional and new, anything-but-hum

44). Holiday Entertaining 101

(NC)—The holiday season is the time of year filled with entertaining, parties and social gatherings. Whether planning a small, intimate gathering

45). Home Reno Plans: Value Added Or Value Subtracted?
(NC)—Canadians' ongoing love affair with renovating their homes is alive and well, with more than $20 billion being spent every year since

46). Honey Dijon Glazed Ribs

Makes 4 Servings

3-4 pounds pork back ribs

1 cooking onion (chopped)

1/4 cup Maille Red Wine Vinegar

1 stalk celery (chopped)

47). How Big A Hole Do You Have In Your Wall?

(NC)-Imagine punching a hole in one of your home's outside walls and feeling the cold, dry winter wind rush into your house. Now imagi

48). How To Take Care Of Weeds

(NC)-Their names may be cute and slightly amusing - chickweed, creeping charlie, dandelion, crabgrass - but weeds can be a major annoy

49). Is Your Recipe Safe?

(NC)—Sure, it tastes great and earns rave reviews from everyone sitting at the dinner table. But is your favourite recipe also a safe one? To prev

50). Keep Cool In The Summer

(NC)—A long, hot summer is the right time to sample the growing number of coolers now available. They come in just about every flavour imaginable

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