Okay, so you missed our gluten-free workshop… we forgive you. Here are some general baking tips and a recipe to appease you and keep your taste buds buzzing. Baking Basics: Want to turn a glutenous recipe into a celiac-friendly one?...

Holiday Time!

The holiday season is upon us! That may make some of you want to run for cover and hibernate until the season has passed, but most of us enjoy holiday shenanigans. If you’re new to Peterborough, or if you’re...
Apples: You just can’t get enough of them, but you’ll have to enjoy them while they last because supplies are limited this year. Here are several awesome, easy ways to enjoy Ontario’s favourite fruit! Make apple chips! Slice your apples thinly,...
As we move towards the end of November, there is a growing appreciation for the way some people are growing moustaches, while others are desperately trying to keep up, all in the spirit of raising awareness about prostate cancer....
(apple pie muffins not pictured; these are other delicious baked goods from the Spoon. photo by Tori Silvera) Wondering why apples (and grapes, and peaches, and everything else) are so pricey this year? Well, if you were in Canada this...
One of the unfortunate things about university life is the lack of consistent institutional memory - people move away, and they take their skills and knowledge with them. Or they get busy and stop doing awesome things like, for...
I can remember my very first alchemical experience being with food. Specifically the day it dawned on me that growing from seed and harvesting and cooking it had layers of transmutation I never thought of. From using chemical leavening agents...
Armed with digital cameras, sound recorders, and trusted energy workers, local paranormal investigator Cameron Bagg and Arthur investigated the extra dimensional activity going on at Port Hope’s Phantom Farm on Halloween night. After previously investigating the Phantom Farm for an...
Lauren James is busy completing her final semester at Trent, but that hasn’t stopped her from becoming involved. On November 15, Lauren will be mailing a box full of knitted and miscellaneous goods to be dispersed among the Northern...
In a world where distances are shorter than ever, new technologies enable instant communication across the globe. People are exposed to different ways of thinking and love has, in many ways, become more internationalized than ever before. Some would argue...