• Canadian Thanksgiving 2019: 3ten.ca
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    Recipe: Canadian Thanksgiving 2019

    Canadian Thanksgiving 2019 – that’s right, it’s time to give thanks, spend time with family, and eat some delicious food. Fall usually feels like a new year to me – shedding the old, making way for the new. Or maybe it’s because of school – both as a student and as a previous high school teacher. Either way, the fall, September and October, feel like a new beginning and Thanksgiving fits so well into that theme – being thankful for life and family. So, what…

  • Mexican brussel sprouts
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    Recipe: Mexican Brussel Sprouts

    Mexican brussel sprouts to accompany those Mexican mashed potatoes I made – so delicious. These smelly (sorry, but they are) spouts are spiced up with some Mexican spices to make them a fiery side dish for your next family dinner. I’ll warn you, you do need to like heat and spice to like this dish. Ingredients 4 cups of washed brussel sprouts 3 tablespoons of grape seed oil 1 teaspoon of ground habanero chili salt and pepper to taste First, wash and de-stem your brussel…

  • Mexican Mashed Potatoes: 3ten.ca
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    Recipe: Mexican Mashed Potatoes

    Mexican mashed potatoes! It’s no surprise if you’ve been around 3ten.ca before that Mexican food is my favourite. Oh, and how much I love potatoes. So, what better way to kick up these rich and creamy potatoes than with a bit of spice. Let’s get cooking. Ingredients 4 pounds of Yukon potatoes 1 can of corn 4 jalapeños 2 teaspoons of jalapeño spice 1 stick of butter 1/4 cup of milk salt to taste If you don’t have jalapeño spice feel free to use red…

  • Cabbage Corn Salad: 3ten.ca
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    Recipe: Cabbage Corn Salad

    Cabbage corn salad has become a weekly staple in our house. It’s so easy, hearty, and hold dressing well. Plus, you can mix it up and serve it so many different ways. Ingredients bag of coleslaw can of corn dressing of your choice toppings – feta, cranberries, nuts, corn chips First, pick up a bag of coleslaw and a can of corn. Drain the can of corn and put it in a bowl with the coleslaw. The ease of this salad also makes it great…

  • Retaining Wall: 3ten.ca
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    Project: Retaining Wall

    Retaining wall time. We love vintage trailers, as I’m sure you know if you’ve seen all the work we’ve done on Boler trailers. Well, we also have a few Airstreams (we snagged two this year alone) and parking them has been tricky. So, we decided to build a huge retaining wall to organize the area. I say huge because it took 11 trucks, each with 7 yards of road crush. That’s 77 yards of fill. So much fill, but such awesomeness in the end. Retaining…