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Another day, another dish, another smile.

Posts by Diane Peters

Diane Peters

​Whether writing for The Globe and Mail or​, Diane Peters brings her natural curiosity and unique point of view to every piece she writes. Diane has also developed web sites, social media strategy and written and edited blogs for a wide range of business clients. On her downtime, Diane loves to spend it with her two kids (Hazel and Leo) and her husband, award winning  musician Thomas Ryder Payne.

Family picnic

The Best Summer Plan

​The first long weekend of the summer is nearly here! No deadlines, no responsibilities, just three ...

A slice of Deep 'n Delicious Cookies and Cream Pie

Summer Books and Cream Pie

The most delicious books come out this time of year. Light and fluffy at times, but with rich undert...

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