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6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves.<p><b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of …

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7 Zucchini Recipes You'll Make All Summer Long

Whether you're in the mood for healthy soup, a savory summer side or a sweet snack, these zucchini recipes have you covered.<p><i>Whether you're in the mood for healthy soup, a savory summer side or a sweet snack, these zucchini recipes have you covered.</i><p><b>1. Sautᅢᄅed Zucchini & Cherry Tomatoes</b><p>This side …

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These Mason Jar Salads Are Your New Go-To Lunch

Your lunch break is looking a whole lot better.<p>Bringing lunch to work can feel like a chore -- it requires planning, getting up early to pack your lunch or remembering to prepare it before you go to bed. It needs to be portable and it needs to be exciting, but it also can't be smelly (sorry tuna …

Twenty stocks with a sustainable economic moat

<i>Craig McGee is a senior consultant at</i> Morningstar Canada<i>.</i><p><b>What we're looking for?</b><p>I used CPMS to search for companies with a sustainable competitive advantage based on our analysts' in-depth analysis. They also needed to show strong profitability and be trading at relatively low …

Mortgage insurer CMHC primes market for announcement

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp., the Crown corporation that Finance Minister Jim Flaherty has been seeking to rein in, says it will be making an announcement later this week.<p>The mortgage insurer, which appointed former investment banker Evan Siddall as its new chief executive officer at the start …

How to Throw a Chinese New Year Dumpling Party

From wrappers and fillings to dipping sauces, all you need to know to make dumplings for Chinese New Year, courtesy of Beijing's Black Sesame Kitchen<p>Even before the metaphorical Chinese New Year's ball drops this Saturday night, families across China (and around the world) will already be stuffed …

Food & Dining

The 25 Best Documentaries You Can Login To Netflix And Stream Right Now

Netflix will unveil its first major documentary in years when <i>The Square</i> becomes available to stream later this week, and by all accounts it’s a masterpiece. The behind-the-headlines story of the Tahrir Square protests during the Egyptian Revolution is piling up rave reviews — it’s currently 100% …

44 Classic French Meals You Need To Try Before You Die

Everything you wanted to know about French food but were afraid to ask.

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Cinnamon Buns From Scratch

It all started with a Facebook post from a friend sharing the Pioneer Woman's Cinnamon Buns recipe. (Yes, Laurie, it's all your fault!) I've wanted to make cinnamon buns for ages, but now I was downright obsessed. I studied the Pioneer Woman's recipe and it looked yummy, but it made seven pans of …

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Gifts from the Kitchen: 22 Edible Holiday Presents You Can Make at Home

From spicy mustard to chocolate bark, make your holiday gifts for family and friends right in your own kitchen<p>If the thought of going to a crowded mall and picking out the perfect present for everyone on your list is stressing you out, just don't do it. Make your friends and family thoughtful gifts …

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