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Line 21 has been in business for 20 years now. And, while we’ve had a great deal of fun along the way, we’ve also learned a thing or two about surviving as small business owners.Below are three very practical lessons we’ve learned (sometimes the hard...

[caption id="attachment_1377" align="alignnone" width="480"] Once you've tried raw zucchini noodles,you may never go back![/caption]If you haven't yet tried raw noodles, you must! They’re easy, fast, convenient, and delicious and they work wonderfully with any sauce. We use a gadget generally known as a spirooli or...

[caption id="attachment_1351" align="alignnone" width="480"] A hearty and traditional southern Mexican breakfast.Photo by stu_spivack (CC BY-SA 2.0)[/caption]My family and I recently got back from an amazing trip to Puerto Vallarta, where this savory dish found its way onto my breakfast plate almost every day.Adapted from this recipe.Ingredients12...

[caption id="attachment_1320" align="alignnone" width="300"] Warm and comforting, this is a great winter soup.[/caption]Excellent for a winter home-working lunch! Or for packing to the office.Ingredients1 T coconut oil or 1 T olive oil 1-2 cloves garlic, minced 1 t dried rosemary ¼ t crushed red peppers 2 c canned or...

[caption id="attachment_1286" align="alignnone" width="281"] Festive and flavourful.Photo by Melissa Doroquez by CC BY-SA 2.0[/caption]What’s December without a little cheer? In our case, that comes in the form of Carolyn's favourite celebratory beverage. Couldn’t be simpler. Cheers, everyone! And all the best for a happy, healthy and...

[caption id="attachment_1274" align="alignnone" width="415"] Ever hear music lyrics differently from what they actually are?There's a name for that.[/caption]We’re all familiar with the phenomenon of misheard lyrics. There’s the one about Santa’s other reindeer. You know: Olive. As in “Olive, the other reindeer,” misheard from “all...

[caption id="attachment_1276" align="alignnone" width="480"] Fast, easy, and not too sweet.[/caption]If you love chocolate puffed wheat squares, you will love these. The puffed rice makes them a great treat for anyone with food sensitivities, and you can adjust the sweetness to suit. The antioxidant-rich chocolate and...

A huge growth market for Line 21 is transcribing raw footage and interviews for reality TV shows. As you may know, reality TV shows shoot huge quantities of digital footage, most of which is boring or mundane (even to the point of monitoring empty rooms...

[caption id="attachment_1248" align="alignnone" width="480"] Hearty, nutritious, and aromatic with pumpkin spice![/caption]Muffins are very nearly the perfect food. Great for breakfast, a snack, or even with soup, they’re filling but healthy and you can sneak in all kinds of fruit and vegetables to pack them full...

[caption id="attachment_1225" align="alignnone" width="480"] A delicious and easy salad that takes you from summer into fall.[/caption]September may signal fall but we’re still enjoying the last gasp of summer around here. That includes all this glorious late-season produce. Beets are sweet and delicious right now, and...