A Sense of Community at Burnbrae Farms

When Victor was a teenager, civil war broke out in his home country of Liberia, forcing him, his mother and ...

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EGG Bites! – delicious, nutritious and ready in seconds!

With heavy training comes busy schedules and a big appetite. Burnbrae’s EGG Bites! are such a help in these months. They’re quick and easy, protein-filled mini crustless quiches that are ready in just 90 seconds! They sit easily in my stomach so they’re something I can eat either before or after a workout. These are a must-have for me on a busy day – fueling properly is one of the most important aspects of training!

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The Health Benefits of Omega-3 Fats

You know omega-3 fats are good for you. That’s because they’ve been linked to a variety of health benefits. These amazing fats are so important for health, few nutrients have been studied as thoroughly as omega-3 fats have. So what exactly are omega-3 fatty acids, why should you make sure you’re getting enough of them and how do omega-3 enriched eggs fit in?

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EGGS2go! A perfect post-training snack

August is a busy time for me. It’s usually a major championship month (World Championships or Olympics), meaning I’m on the road. When I’m travelling, high quality snacks can be hard to find but EGGS2go! hard boiled eggs are a perfect solution. They’re packed with protein, portable, tasty and pre-peeled so you don’t need to fuss with shells.

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Embrace Summer with these Strawberries and Cream-Stuffed Crepes by Chef Paul Lillakas

Celebrate the joy of summer with this seasonal treat: Summer Strawberries and Cream-Stuffed Crepes. These luscious crepes, filled with juicy strawberries and delectable cream, epitomize the essence of the summer season. Made effortlessly using Burnbrae Farms' EGG Creations! Whole Eggs Original carton, these crepes combine less-mess-convenience with amazing taste. Try this recipe yourself or impress your friends and family with this light, yet indulgent summer dish.

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Chana Masala Egg Puffs: A Protein-Packed Snack Infused with the Flavours of India

In today's fast-paced world, finding nutritious and delicious meals that can be prepped quickly is a game changer. As a health-conscious culinary professional who's always on the move, Chef Dev understands the struggle of maintaining a balanced diet while juggling a hectic work schedule. That's why Burnbrae turned to him to create an innovative recipe that stays true to his adventurous cooking style - Chana Masala Egg Puffs, featuring our ready-to-pour EGG Creations!

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Maddy’s Meringue with Berries

Summer is a time for celebration, but it also happens to be my heaviest competition season. Balancing these two truths can be challenging, so when I’ve got some free time with friends and family, it’s important to make the most of it. Through my busy season, it’s crucial to let some steam out of the pot. Do something that has nothing to do with training – have a drink with friends, shoot the breeze with your family – eat dessert!

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5 Reasons to Pack Eggs on your Camping Trip

We’re looking forward to spending time camping in Canada’s great outdoors. Here are 5 reasons why you should take eggs on your camping trip this summer.

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Summer Snacking Packed with Protein

My dietitian told me that it's important to enjoy protein after activity in order to make up for any muscle breakdown. So, I prepare snacks that contain eggs, Greek yogurt, cheese, peanut butter or other protein-rich foods that my family enjoys. We either pair the protein snack with a glass of water or we include fluid right in the snack - such as when we make nutritious homemade ice pops or smoothies.

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Walking Daily is Good for Your Health

Physical activity guidelines for Canadian adults suggest that we should get at least two and a half hours (150 minutes) of moderate to vigorous aerobic activity each week. But it doesn’t need to be all at once – the exercise can be split up into sessions of 10 minutes or more throughout the week. Examples of aerobic activity include brisk walking, bike riding, skating or playing sports such as hockey, pickleball and basketball.

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Burnbrae Farms and Swim Drink Fish - partnership to support clean water

Burnbrae Farms is pleased to partner with Swim Drink Fish to strengthen the movement for clean water in Canada. As Canada’s largest family owned and operated egg business founded in 1891, our egg cartons will proudly feature information for Canadians to contribute to a swimmable, drinkable, fishable future. These specially marked egg cartons will be on store shelves across Canada this summer and will feature a QR code that you can scan to download The Swim Guide App, which allows you to check the current water quality conditions at over 8,000 beaches, lakes, rivers, and swimming holes across Canada. And with every purchase of a specially marked Swim Drink Fish carton this summer, Burnbrae Farms will donate $0.50 (up to $25,000) to Swim Drink Fish to support clean water initiatives.

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Maddy’s Egg Salad Sandwich

I love an egg salad sandwich, always have! It is an easy option to take on the go for a filling lunch. You can make it in a big batch and eat it throughout the week, and beyond all of that, it’s just tasty. I love bringing an egg salad sandwich to practice when I have a run followed by a weight workout! It fills me up without making me too full to complete my second session.

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Maddy’s Egg-cellent Fried Rice

This month we’re making fried rice, a staple in my diet! This is something I eat for lunch before an afternoon workout. It’s a great option because it’s got a perfect mix of carbs, protein and veggies to keep me full through a workout – and it’s also just tasty! This time around I used broccoli and green onions, but you can really use any veggies you’ve got on hand: peppers, mushrooms, carrots, cabbage - they all work! Really the things you need are garlic, ginger, soya sauce, rice and eggs.

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