Mme Cora's letter

    When I first discovered the alphabet in first grade, I started writing and have never really stopped. As a child, I was 

    January 14, 2022

  • A fish of woe!

    Mme Cora's letter

    When I was a young girl, we ate fresh cod three or four times a week in the summer and smoked herring every Friday, which Mom 

    January 7, 2022

  • The famous New Year’s resolutions

    Mme Cora's letter

    I started writing New Year’s resolutions at a young age. A long list of little things 

    January 1, 2022

  • Christmas tastes like sweet potatoes

    Mme Cora's letter

    This holiday season, let’s celebrate the simple fact of being alive despite the many 

    December 25, 2021

  • Our love tastes like fudge

    Mme Cora's letter

    Offered with the simple desire to bring delight to others, the story 

    December 17, 2021

  • Happy Holidays!


    From our family to yours, we wish you Happy Holidays and a joyful New Year!

    December 17, 2021

  • Cora’s Holiday Cookies



    • 2 cups (500 ml) butter
    • 2 cups (500 ml) white sugar
    • 2 eggs
    • 4 tsp (20 ml) vanilla 

    December 10, 2021

  • The famous work-life balance!

    Mme Cora's letter

    One day, a well-intentioned journalist arrived at our offices and asked me how I managed to 

    December 10, 2021

  • Kraft Peanut Butter Balls

    • 2 Cups Kraft Smooth or Crunchy Peanut Butter
    • 2 Cups Rolled Oats 2 Cups Puffed Rice “Rice 

    December 6, 2021

  • Our first employees 

    Mme Cora's letter

    Another memory has prodded me to leave my warm bed on this chilly December morning.  

    Nicole, Marie, Caroline, Guillaume the Mexican, 

    December 3, 2021

  • My favourite breakfast

    Mme Cora's letter

    I am often asked what my favourite breakfast is. Each time I reply without a second 

    November 26, 2021

  • ​​​​​​​1990’s harvest

    Mme Cora's letter


    Bravo, Gigi!


    This morning another memory tugged at my mind – a wonderful story also begging to be let out and told again. It 

    November 19, 2021

  • Jack the Alligator

    Mme Cora's letter

    I’ve have so much free time these days that I am beginning to feel nostalgic for my very first customers. I greet them in my 

    November 10, 2021

  • The lofty origins of the 10 star omelette

    Mme Cora's letter

    Yet another tale from our first tiny restaurant, located in front of a 

    November 5, 2021

  • Spirited pumpkins!

    Once again this year, at the end of a gloomy October, all the pumpkins in the world have 

    October 29, 2021


    Mme Cora's letter

    What is optimism? Am I an optimist? Is it believing that everything is going to be okay despite everything? To hear those brave doctors on TV 

    October 22, 2021

  • Breakfast Club of Canada

    Mme Cora's letter

    Great news! Cora restaurants across Canada are hosting a fundraising event in support of 

    October 15, 2021

  • Dearest Betty, thank you so much!

    Mme Cora's letter

    Betty lived just across from our first restaurant, in a new, rather swishy-looking 

    October 7, 2021

  • An unwavering focus

    Mme Cora's letter

    “It’s not that I’m smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer.”


    I don’t think our success can be put down to 

    October 1, 2021

  • Our corporate mission

    Mme Cora's letter

    With the arrival of franchising (in 1994) and all the organizational requirements that came with it, our family welcomed many new 

    September 24, 2021


    Mme Cora's letter

    Very early this morning, an unintelligible whisper attempted to enter through my bedroom 

    September 17, 2021