Monthly Archives: December 2011

A Stellar Baked Brie en Croute

This was a perfect day… the sun shone on snow dressed boughs the line of trees tended the shadows of the trail

No Turkey Soup for You ~ Cranberry Lemon Cream Scones

Lucky finally took Katie and I for our traditional Christmas walk yesterday. It’s usually reserved for the Big Day

Contemplating on Christmas Eve

‘Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house, not a creature was stirring… and you can be darn

“This was reality, she thought, this sense of clear outlines, of purpose, of lightness, of hope.” -Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged

Harmonic Solstice To listen to music, is to be conveyed… back to a distinct instance every detail seen, every

Maria’s Pesto and Goatherd’s Cheese Tartlet

I had to pull over to the side of the road… thank goodness for my  iPhone! I quickly entered Crown Food

Chocolate Malted Meringues

I had a craving for one of these today… Or just one of these Whoppers would do… Occasionally, I get this

Tourtière, avec l’Amour du Canada

I have always had a passion for anything French… it began in 4th Grade with the formal introduction of M. et Mme

Maladies, Melodies and a Bowl of Laughing Cow Soup

Some mornings we wake up with, or are woken up by a nasty surprise… an ailment of some sort or other (my friend

A Bottle of Rain for Christmas

Who else is gonna bring you a broken arrow? Who else is gonna bring you a bottle of rain? I had my annual Christmas

Treva’s Forest Mushroom Pasta

I felt Christmasy today so I donned my red plaid dress, pulled on my even brighter red Dale of Norway sweater… It

Merry Christmas From Canada

I haven’t mailed Christmas cards for years, I’m not a Grinch or a Scrooge… the tradition just got lost

“I’ll have a Grande, Non~Fat, Extra Hot, Sugar-free Peppermint Mocha Latte, please!”

We have a saying in Calgary… “If you don’t like the weather, wait 15 minutes.” We went from one

Pockets Full of Christmas Kisses

Pockets Full of Poseys Pockets Full of poseys Crayons, pennies and The Candy’s Store sweets Lullabies and hush a

Christmas Gingerbread Loaf

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