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In the Spring, I Have Counted 136 Different Kinds of Weather Inside of 24 hours – Mark Twain
Best of Bridge editor – March 20th, 2014
Q. When do monkeys fall from the sky? A. During Ape-ril showers! It’s here! We made it! Now all we have to do is wait for March to stop behaving like a stubborn  lion and let the lamb have it’s moment in the sun –  for the next month or two! Thanks for…
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The Countdown Begins……..
Best of Bridge editor – February 3rd, 2014
We’ve decided that we’ve had enough of this stubborn winter and from here on in, we’re determined that this endless cold, snow and ice is not going to get us down! March 20th is already in our rearview mirror In the meantime, we suggest treating yourself to fresh…
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Sour Cream Ginger Buns
Best of Bridge editor – February 1st, 2014
Joanne Good, former food editor of the Calgary Herald, invented these – and we’re glad she did! 2 cups    sifted flour   500 mL 21⁄2 tsp  baking powder  12 mL 1⁄4 tsp   baking soda    1 mL 3⁄4 tsp   salt 3 mL 2 tbsp    granulated sugar     30 mL 1⁄3 cup   cold shortening 75 mL 1⁄2 cup   finely chopped crystallized…
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May all your troubles last as long as your New Year’s resolutions! Image: @ICHAITY ON INSTAGRAM
Best of Bridge editor – January 5th, 2014
Another holiday season has come and gone – we hope everyone enjoyed time spent in the warmth of family and friends. Speaking of warmth, the winter of 2014 is proving itself to be one of the coldest, toughest and tenacious on record! From ice storms and sub zero temps, to…
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Beef Goulash
Best of Bridge editor – January 1st, 2014
What’s not to love! Serve with buttered noodles. 3 lb boneless beef chuck, blade or 1.5 kg cross rib roast, cut into 1-inch (2.5 cm) cubes 1 tbsp vegetable oil 15 mL 3 onions, thinly sliced 3 4 cloves garlic, minced 4 1 tsp dried marjoram or oregano 5 mL 1 tsp caraway seeds (optional) 5…
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Which elf was the best singer? ELFis Presley!
Best of Bridge editor – December 10th, 2013
We’d like to take this opportunity to wish all of you a very Merry Christmas and a healthy and happy 2014!  Your continued support and enthusiasm for our cookbooks means more than you’ll ever know and our goal in 2014 will be be to come out with topics that we…
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“November always seemed to me the Norway of the year.” – Emily Dickinson Photo by Wonderstruck
Best of Bridge editor – November 4th, 2013
Is it just us or did October fly by with the speed of light???? Mind you it was an incredibly busy month for us – we shipped The Complete Best of Bridge Cookbooks Volume 3 to accounts  right across Canada.  Look for it at Chapters, Costco, Indigo, Coles, Save-On Overwaitea, Safeway…
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“I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.” ― L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables
Best of Bridge editor – October 7th, 2013
We couldn’t agree more with our beloved  Ms. Montgomery !  What a wonderful month – the delights of freshly picked apples, cool crisp nights, absolutely glorious fall colours, the  family gathering for Thanksgiving and  the excitement surrounding Halloween. We could go on and on ( we only wish October did…
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My favourite poem is the one that starts ‘Thirty days hath September’ because it actually tells you something. Groucho Marx
Best of Bridge editor – September 23rd, 2013
Although summer is not officially over until September 22nd, we collectively feel some of that summer sadness tugging at our heartstrings.  But at the same time what a glorious season for home cooks! The vegetables – gorgeous ripe tomatoes (that bear NO resemblance to the waxy counterparts we’re forced to…
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A Boiled Egg is Hard to Beat!
Best of Bridge editor – March 17th, 2013
It’s now super quick and easy to find all your favourite Bridge recipes because we’ve installed a handy “Recipes” link at the top of our home page AND you can also access the recipes from any other page on the site! You can now search by the refined categories or…
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