Think Green

It’s actually not green here today, it’s white 😦  What’s a girl gotta do to ditch the winter coat and break out the flip-flops?  I’m going to think green. Patience is bitter, but it’s fruit is sweet – Jean-Jacques Rousseau Endurance is nobler than strength, and patience than beauty – John Ruskin Knowing trees, I […]

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All You Can Eat Buffet

The day-to-day business of planning meals can be a real challenge for me.  I never know what to plan and I just plain get tired of my cooking.  That’s why today, when I braved the roads to get groceries (yesterdays snow fall 25 cm, almost 10 inches), I thought I’d make it more fun and pick […]

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Wake Me Up When It Gets Here

It’s been pretty hard  to see any signs of spring this week in Edmonton.  Since  winter got such an early start last November, we’ve had very little reprieve. Yesterday -11 C. I know, I know! Yes, there was that awesome trip to sunny California in December. It’s a little crumb of summer sunshine, I’m clinging to […]

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The Perfect Home

Most of us, at some point in our lives, will endure shopping for a home.  I say ‘endure’ because it’s like training for an Olympic event.  Constantly perusing listings on-line and arranging viewings with your realtor only to be disappointed.  We’ve been at it for over a year and I’m mentally preparing myself for another […]

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