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New Year, New Website, New Goals, New Giveaway

New Year, New Website, New Goals, New Giveaway

Disclosure:  This post contains affiliate links. At no additional cost to you, I will earn a small commission if you click through and make a purchase.  Please see my Disclosure for more information. It’s finally here!  Launch Day!  Welcome to Rooted & Relishing! I’m so very […]

Have a Happy and Healthy Holiday Season

Have a Happy and Healthy Holiday Season

I’m honoured to be a featured guest poster this week over at Confessions of Parenting!  It’s so easy for things to get away from us during this busy time of year.  Check out my top tips on having a healthy holiday season to prevent that […]

Christmas Cookies Part V

Christmas Cookies Part V

So if losing our dear Panda wasn’t enough, we’ve had some kind of nasty virus go through the house from something Little Miss picked up at TreeHouse, the local indoor playground. As bad as toddlers are about sharing, I wish they were a little more […]

Christmas Wish List 2017

Christmas Wish List 2017

Disclosure:  This post contains affiliate links. At no additional cost to you, I will earn a small commission if you click through and make a purchase. I’ve heard I’m not the easiest person to shop for. I can’t eat most things in gift baskets, boxes […]

Christmas Cookies Part IV: Noatmeal Raisin Cookies

Christmas Cookies Part IV: Noatmeal Raisin Cookies

Disclosure:  This post contains affiliate links. At no additional cost to you, I will earn a small commission if you click through and make a purchase. This week is unfortunately a double-feature.  I say unfortunate because I had intended to post last week but was […]

Christmas Cookies Part III

Christmas Cookies Part III

As kids, what was the one thing we always wanted to do while helping bake cookies? Eat the dough. And what was the one thing that we were never allowed to do? Eat the dough. There is an entire flavour line of various treats built […]

Golden Glazed Beets

Golden Glazed Beets

Disclosure:  This post contains affiliate links. At no additional cost to you, I will earn a small commission if you click through and make a purchase. This past summer, I had the pleasure of diving head first into the Red Deer community gardening scene.  And […]

Christmas Cookies Part II

Christmas Cookies Part II

Welcome back for another installment of my Christmas cookie adventure with Little Miss! And what an adventure it turned out to be!  This week’s cookies turned out AMAZING!  Despite the flour mishap and over blending the ingredients. Yeah, that little mishap. We tend to follow […]

Pumpkin Spice Blend 5 Ways

Pumpkin Spice Blend 5 Ways

Disclosure:  This post contains affiliate links. At no additional cost to you, I will earn a small commission if you click through and make a purchase. I love it when I can use or adapt family recipes on a healing diet.  Food is so much […]

Christmas Cookies Part I

Christmas Cookies Part I

As I’m writing this, Christmas is but 12 weeks away.  Crazy how that sneaks up on you! Christmas last year was a bit of a tough one for us.  We had just moved and didn’t know anyone.  Scott’s new job (the reason for our move […]