Profile of Cynthia Stone

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  • Soup up for a healthier lunch

    The baloney or tuna sandwich that seemed like such a good idea in the morning is not always palatable at noon, so you end up at the coffee shop ...

  • Tuck in to something Irish

    Irish Soda Farls I can’t think of a better way to start the festivities tomorrow morning than with a big old Irish breakfast. Somewhere between ...

  • Bad guys in the pantry

    It does make me crazy when a single serving in a can has a calorie count for 62.5 per cent of that amount — I don’t have time to do that much ...

  • My simple valentine … dinner

    If all the cash in your house, however, is earmarked for kids’ hockey gear or new windows, but you don’t feel competent enough in the kitchen to ...

  • Cold comfort

    When it’s cold outside, I seek the comfort of old recipes that I haven’t made for a long time and the excitement of trying a new twist in flavour ...

  • Good eats for game day

    I may as well come clean right now. There is no light or healthy version of today’s recipes. Embrace the decadence this one time, encourage your ...

  • Restaurant food, at-home prices

    If you’re experiencing the same bit of post-holiday spending regret but still want to enjoy a great dinner with friends, then today’s recipes are ...

  • Compromise but don’t settle

    I get many requests for what I’ll call specialty recipes — gluten-free or extremely low in salt, for example — and they never fail to make me ...

  • Holiday snack-weaning time

    Spicy Hummus for DippingIf chips and dips are your downfall, here’s an option that satisfies the need to chew in front of the television but ...

  • Ultimate leftovers

    This will require some ingenuity and imagination, of course, because I have a fridge full of leftovers and cupboards stocked with fancy bits and ...