Monthly Archives: December 2011

This was a perfect day… the sun shone on snow dressed boughs the line of trees tended the shadows of the trail’s path, snow packed trails crunched, creaking beneath waxed skiis a peaceful sanctuary, the only sound… my breath quiet voices and laughter… the only scent… a bouquet of pine and a wood stove’s burning […]

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Lucky finally took Katie and I for our traditional Christmas walk yesterday. It’s usually reserved for the Big Day and typically he has dragged the entire family out with him… but Boxing Day would have to do this year. Phil and Dave were closeted up in the study with a Junior Hockey game on the […]

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‘Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house, not a creature was stirring… and you can be darn sure I wasn’t!  I always relish the exhausted descent onto my cushy bed (I know, it seems like I’m there a lot these days… grin)and then lay there and revel in the highlights of Christmas eve: […]

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Harmonic Solstice To listen to music, is to be conveyed… back to a distinct instance every detail seen, every scent, and touch extant.. in unison and in harmony precise measures of time and tempo inscribed.. I was in my mid-20s… and enjoying a magical respite from teaching during those languorous Christmas holidays. It was snowing powder […]

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I had to pull over to the side of the road… thank goodness for my  iPhone! I quickly entered Crown Food Equipment… up popped an address and my trusty iPhone mapping system steered me right to my destination. This is a “must visit” stop for all Calgary Food Bloggers and Foodies alike. (Btw, this is not […]

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