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Party Appetizer Meatballs

Stella Kopanko – Watson, Sask. 2 lbs ground beef 2 eggs lightly beaten 1 cup shredded, partly-skimmed mozzarella cheese 1 tsp dried basil 1⁄2 cup dry bread crumbs 1⁄4 cup [continue…]


Papa papered the parlour

By Bob McAuslan – Saskatoon, Sask. While living in the Anglican manse in Marshall, Sask., during the mid-1940s, dad decided to help mom by papering the living room ceiling. Paper was purchased and [continue…]


Elevators at Lacombe

All that’s left is the memories of the elevators at Lacombe, Alta. This photo was taken a few days before they were torn down. Photo submitted by Cliff Swarbrick of [continue…]


Special Birthdays

By Mabel (Wheeler) Hobbs – Maple Creek, Sask. I recall one of my birthdays back in the ‘30s when my parents made ice cream for my June 1st birthday. Mom [continue…]

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Steak Bake

From Noreen Kimery – Kipling, Sask. 1 large steak, cut into bite-sized pieces 1 pkg dry onion soup mix 1 can cream of mushroom soup Place steak pieces in a large [continue…]

The Lighter Side

  • On Raising Childen – you spend the first two years of their life teaching them to walk and talk, then you spend the next 16 telling them to sit down and be quiet!

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