Cooking (and Eating) Together

Do you enjoy cooking together? Do you have a recipe you’d like to share? Take a short video of cooking with friends or family and enter the 10th annual Hands-On Cook-Off Contest. The contest is open between April 15th and May 15th, and all BC residents are eligible to enter. There are two contest categories:… Read more

Clear language cookbook

The NWT Literacy Council in partnership with the Yellowknife Health and Social Services Authority and the NWT/Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program created Great Food for Northern Cooks: Clear and Easy Recipes. It uses ingredients that are available in northern communities, and is a good example of an easy to read cookbook with lots of illustrations.

Lots of Recipes for Fun

Want to stir up some family fun? Fizzy paint? Clean mud? Colour surprise play dough? The NWT Literacy Council has recently published 25 More Recipes for Fun!, a book with tried and true instructions for making play materials at home. There are recipes here to fuel a lot of creative activities. For even more ideas,… Read more