Think Green

It’s actually not green here today, it’s white ūüė¶ ¬†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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