Posts Tagged ‘easter’

Hot Cross Buns!

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This weekend is Easter, and Friday marks the end of Lent, a period of  abstinence and fasting for many Christians, starting right after Fat Tuesday, or Mardi Gras. That’s forty days of willpower, my friends, and explains why one of the season’s most celebrated treats are hot cross buns. But just what is a hot cross bun, and why are people so crazy for them this time of year?

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Easter and Passion Fruit Are Forever Linked

 

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Today is Good Friday, a national statutory holiday throughout Canada. Good Friday is the Friday just before Easter Sunday and according to Christianity marks the day that Jesus Christ was crucified and died. With that in mind, today we are having a look at one of our favourite yet often overlooked edible gems, the passion fruit. What does the passion fruit have in common with Good Friday you ask? Read on. Continue »



Easter Hours

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Whether you celebrate with a leg of lamb, a pineapple-studded ham or a plant-based feast of yams – wishing everyone a lovely Easter weekend!

The store will be closed on Good Friday and Easter Sunday, back to regular hours on Monday morning at 8am.

 



Easter Egg Contest

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Enter your very best decorated egg in Fiesta Farms first ever Easter Egg Contest.  Continue »