Back to School Lunch Box Ideas for an Epic School Year

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Back to school, back to reality! Ok, so the family may have overdone it on the festive feasts and New Year nibbles. The last morsels of Christmas pudding have been gobbled up and you’re already starting to think about the diet you may (or may not) stick to as a New Year resolution. You’re probably… 

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“Love You More” – A Message for Moms-to-Be this Mother’s Day

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I would roll my eyes when my mom would say, “One day when you are a mom, you will understand”. But like most things, she was right. For no matter how much you love your mom, your mom loves you more. A mother’s love is theoretical until the day you become one yourself. Trying to… 

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Saying “Thank You, Mom” this Mother’s Day is Easy as Pie

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There are two little words that mothers all over the world love to hear. They will slave for hours over hot stoves for them, drive thousands of kilometres for them, begin the day in the middle of the night for them, and display many more, silly and stubborn acts of love for them. These two… 

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Apple Cake with Dried Apple Wedges

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This is a much less complicated recipe than the Dried Apple Tart with Crisp Crumble Topping but is just as delicious. Enjoy! Visit a Montagu store near you for choice grade apple wedges http://bit.ly/MDFNStores Ingredients 1 cup dried apples, chopped 1 cup sorghum molasses 1 1/2 cups white flour 1/2 cup lard 1/2 cup butter 1 cup sour… 

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Dried Apple Tart with Crisp Crumble Topping

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There are several elements to this delicious recipe but the effort is worth it. Visit a Montagu store near you for the best quality choice grade apple wedges http://bit.ly/MDFNStores Ingredients For filling 12 ounces Montagu dried apples 1/2 cup packed light brown sugar 4 cups water 2 cups apple cider 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice four… 

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