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Laura Lushington

Laura Lushington is a freelance food and lifestyle writer. Born and raised in Calgary, Alberta, Laura is a Mount Royal University journalism grad and has contributed to many food and lifestyle publications over the past ten years.

What to try during YYC Hot Chocolate Fest 2023

Here are 10 unique hot chocolates to try in Calgary

Feb 1, 2023

12 must-try restaurants in Saskatoon

From amazing bakeries to contemporary Prairie concepts, these Saskatoon restaurants are top-notch

Jan 27, 2023

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Buzzing for honey across Canada

Where to find the best honey and honey-related products in every province

Sep 5, 2017

Canadian local stone fruits

Stone fruits of summer and what to make with them

Fresh or cooked, these fruits should be in your grocery basket in the summer.

Aug 8, 2017

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7 Local foods and restaurants to try in High River

Local ingredients meet fun flavours in this southern Alberta town

Jul 20, 2016

Tea latte recipe

Mocha Cabana’s Canadian Fog tea latte

A maple twist on the London Fog

Jan 29, 2015

Jacob MacKellar

Terroir matters: MacKellar Farms puts a Canada stamp on edamame

Add this to the list of good things that grow in Ontario

Jan 28, 2015

Making risotto properly

9 bastardized foods and cooking methods

Calling all purists: we’re shedding a light on dishes gone wrong.

Mar 18, 2014


Notable Canadian chefs on what's new and where they want to eat

A few of Canada's best chefs share their thoughts on what's big this year and what they want to eat

Mar 11, 2014

chiffonade basil leaves

10 French culinary terms you should know

Cooking terms that home cooks need to know

Jan 6, 2014