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Make some memories with the 2019 Hands-On Cook Off!

Are you ready to party? The Hands-On Cook-Off turns 10 this year, and we’re very excited to celebrate a decade of creating delicious memories…

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Ask a dietitian: advice to get your family inspired and in the kitchen together

Feeling a bit stuck getting started at enjoying meals as a family? We asked Registered Dietitian and Better Together BC alumna Nicole Spencer for her…

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Learning

Summer school: how to teach your kid knife skills!

Summer is a great time to upgrade your kiddo’s kitchen skills—the combination of relaxed downtime and ripe produce is a great motivator for kids…

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Sharpen Often

Keep knives sharp. Once you've gone to the trouble of sharpening your knives, keep them sharp by using wooden or plastic cutting boards. Wash your…

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Recipes

Lemon Fluff

A no-fuss dessert, perfect for summertime as there is no need to turn on the oven.

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Renee and Deya's Supreme Chocolate Lava Cakes

A quick, chocolatey dessert, and oh so fun to make and eat (especially with friends!)

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What Better Together is about

Better Together BC is here to help you experience the joys of cooking and eating together—whether in your family or with other groups of people. There are many benefits to eating together, including better nutrition, better school performance, and better social adjustment for everyone involved: kids, youth and adults. We know it's not always easy, but we're all in this together!