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Happy Thanksgiving y’all. Make yourselves a ‘Flan-tastic’ day.

Ian Leatt
Foodie

What is it about familial events that make us all go a little crazy? Thanksgiving, a celebration between family and friends, is always a ritual that we all want to believe in. The gathering of everyone around the table makes for many a fun time.

Who cooks the turkey? What vegetables do we have? Of course, pumpkin pie! This time around why not try something in conjunction with your festive pie. How about a little flan to make the palate complete after the feast. Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving y’all. Make yourselves a ‘Flan-tastic’ day.

A banana a day really does keep the doctor away…

Ian Leatt Foodie
Ian Leatt
Foodie

A very dear friend of mine who will remain nameless (Cindy) says her favorite dessert is banana cream pie. For me, it is a close run thing, but the pie is for sure high up on the list. Why? Well why not? It is light, fluffy and downright delicious.

A banana is a natural remedy for many ills. When you compare it to an apple, it has five times the vitamin A and iron, four times the protein, three times the phosphorus, twice the carbohydrate and twice the other vitamins and minerals. It is rich in potassium. As for value, well it really is value for money. “A banana a day surely does keep the doctor away!” Continue reading A banana a day really does keep the doctor away…