In The Kitchen With Julie

Join our food editor, Julie Van Rosendaal, as she navigates mealtimes and creates delicious dishes in her home kitchen in Calgary, Alberta, with her husband, 7 year old son, large dog, and extended circle of family and friends.

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  • Blueberry Waffles

    Blueberry Waffles

    Blueberries are in season and they're perfect for everything from cobblers to smoothies, but we're their biggest fan in fluffy-on-the-inside-crispy-on-the-outside waffles. 

    By Julie Van Rosendaal
    Posted July 16, 2018

  • Brownie Ice Cream Sandwiches

    Brownie Ice Cream Sandwiches

    Homemade ice cream sandwiches are surprisingly easy to make. Using brownies instead of cookies keeps them soft and easy to eat, and delivers maximum chocolate flavour.

    By Julie Van Rosendaal
    Posted July 11, 2018

  • Grilled peach trifle with lemon buttermilk cake

    Grilled peach trifle with lemon buttermilk cake

    Layers of lemony sponge cake, a slight tang of buttermilk, with whipped cream, almonds and fresh grilled peaches! These are the flavours of summer! 

    By Julie Van Rosendaal
    Posted June 17, 2018
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  • Chickpea Veggie Burgers

    Chickpea Veggie Burgers

    Not everyone loves a big, beefy burger — here's a flavourful veggie burger made with chickpeas for your next backyard barbecue.

    By Julie Van Rosendaal
    Posted June 02, 2018
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  • Inside-Out Chocolate Chip Cookies

    Inside-Out Chocolate Chip Cookies

    Inside-out chocolate chip cookies are perfect to pack to take camping or to the beach, or to stash away for a busy back-to-school.

    By Julie Van Rosendaal
    Posted July 31, 2017
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  • Lemurs have arrived at the Calgary Zoo!

    Lemurs have arrived at the Calgary Zoo!

    The latest exhibit at the Calgary Zoo, Land of the Lemurs, is an open-concept enclosure where visitors can get up close and personal with 25 black-and-white ruffed lemurs, red fronted lemurs, and ring-tailed lemurs, one of the most endangered species in the world.

    By Julie Van Rosendaal
    Posted July 17, 2017
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  • Have kids, will travel - Saskatoon

    Have kids, will travel - Saskatoon

    Saskatoon is a wonderfully family-friendly city; with a population of 300,000, it has a slower, calmer pace - there isn’t much traffic, it’s easy to find a parking spot, they have an amazing food scene, and you won’t be jostling for space on the bike paths or at the splash park. It's a great place to go exploring with the family.

    By Julie Van Rosendaal
    Posted July 12, 2017
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  • Upgrade your lemonade stand

    Upgrade your lemonade stand

    DIY lemonade can bring your lemonade stand up a notch - and you can flavour it with fresh herbs from the garden, or colour it pink with grated beets!

    By Julie Van Rosendaal
    Posted June 21, 2017
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  • Island Lake Lodge Gingerbread Pancakes

    Island Lake Lodge Gingerbread Pancakes

    Gingerbread isn't exclusive to the holiday season-sweet and hearty pancakes warmed with spice made a perfect weekend brunch at Island Lake Lodge in Fernie - and they shared the recipe.

    By Julie Van Rosendaal
    Posted June 18, 2017
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  • Have Kids, Will Travel: Drumheller

    Have Kids, Will Travel: Drumheller

    The Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology is worth a visit - no matter where you are, it makes a great road trip. 

    By Julie Van Rosendaal
    Posted June 14, 2017
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