• WHY WRITE? 

    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!

    News

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


    December 17, 2021

  • Cora’s Holiday Cookies

    recipes

    Ingredients

    • 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

    recipes
    • 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

  • WHAT IS OPTIMISM?

    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.”
    ALBERT EINSTEIN

     

    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

  • OPENING MY HEART

    Mme Cora's letter

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


    September 17, 2021