• 23 octobre, 2020

  • Our very first take-out breakfast!

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    When I think about it, I realize just how far we have come in all areas of the business.


    16 octobre, 2020

  • Napoleon Hill was right!

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    When I opened my first modest breakfast restaurant, I was 


    8 octobre, 2020

  • The lofty origins of the 10 star omelette

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    Yet another tale from our first tiny restaurant, located in front of a huge building that was under construction 


    2 octobre, 2020

  • Cora Breakfast and Lunch restaurants and COVID-19

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    Quebec - September 30, 2020

     

    In accordance with the latest government rules, dining rooms at Cora 


    30 septembre, 2020

  • An angel taught me the value of ownership

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    At the end of 1990, our three restaurants had begun to generate a buzz, thanks to our wonderful 


    25 septembre, 2020

  • Oh, caramel, the whole world loves you!

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    And everyone wants to know what you’re made of.

    So, for Mesdames Johanne Sansfacon, Chantal Payant, Lynda 


    18 septembre, 2020

  • An idea born in the USA!

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    The original idea for the Buckwheat blessing came from our American cousins. One day, long before we had opened the doors to our first small 


    11 septembre, 2020

  • Mademoiselle Mel was right!

    This letter is specially written for Mademoiselle Mel Carps, a loyal reader who wishes to know the story behind her favourite 


    2 septembre, 2020

  • Fruit magic!

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    The story of the Fruit magic stretches all the way back to December 1990. We had acquired a third 140-seat location, in an area north 


    29 août, 2020

  • You kept me from going mad

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    Who are we without someone to talk to?

     

    Yes, just like the rest of you, I used the months confined at home to do a thorough 


    22 août, 2020

  • The beautiful Raspberry 4 Lucie!

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    I love writing when there is a story to tell. Rummaging in my head, digging up some memory, dressing it up in original attire and 


    14 août, 2020

  • Writing our own EPITAPH

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    Has the dawn ever forgotten to bring us light each morning? Has the night ever failed to muffle the clanging of 


    7 août, 2020

  • Samira wake-up

    A loyal reader would like to know the story behind our SAMIRA WAKE-UP. It goes like this…

     

    One chilly morning, a dashing man came in wearing a 


    30 juillet, 2020

  • Tuna melt

    I add a little celery!

     

    We had opened our very first Cora in May ’87 and it was an immediate 


    23 juillet, 2020

  • My amazing baby!

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    Autumn had just arrived, encumbering customers with heavier clothing, who now entered the diner looking for a wall hook or rack 


    17 juillet, 2020

  • A beautiful love story

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    I consider myself to be a mature, reasonable, prudent and patient woman. And yet, ever since the date 


    10 juillet, 2020

  • Dearest Betty, thank you so much!

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    Betty lived just across from our first restaurant, in a new, rather swishy-looking residential complex. Still in her 40s, she was a dead ringer for Sally Field, 


    4 juillet, 2020

  • It’s my birthday morning!

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    My bedroom curtains suddenly start to flutter. The dawn’s rays, gently alighting on my cheek, announce 


    26 juin, 2020

  • June dandelions are blanketing my lawn!

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    Their return is a reminder that nature is constantly at work. The trees have again donned their leafy cloaks and even the bushes 


    19 juin, 2020

  • My bucket list

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    My last perm was 6 months ago and my curls are now limply dangling at the end of my long locks. So 


    12 juin, 2020