Category Archives: Breakfast in Bed

“And I had but one penny in the world. Thou should’st have it to buy gingerbread.” – William Shakespeare, Love’s Labours Lost A few of my favourite things are on one of my “breakfast in bed” trays this morning.. Let’s begin with this Gingerbread Latte made with homemade gingerbread syrup.. comfort and joy in a cup .. better […]

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Spinning rapturously on their delicate stems, these lovely ladies made the most gorgeous display yesterday.. then with a light gust of wind danced and scattered. ♥ Nature is almost always most resplendent right at the end of a season There is such beauty in the full bloom of a rose.. its tender petals softly curved and paper thin.. transparent and […]

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Life can be so difficult.. it can help to practice yoga and meditation.. to turn inward for peace. I love the directed meditation in yoga classes and have found some meditation recordings online that I return to time and again. ♥ Buddhism is fascinating, with its stories of gods and goddesses… Buddhas and Bodhisattvas Saraswati […]

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From the hot Amazon Rainforests of Brazil.. icy cold and creamy Acai Bowls have finally made it to the wintery flats of the Canadian prairies! ♥ After Italy I have a real passion for gelato, but we all know that too much gelato isn’t healthy! My daughter introduced me to the amazing Acai Berry this […]

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In addition to the Top 10 viewed Crafts, DIY and Recipes, here are Smidge’s favorite much-loved posts from Just a Smidgen 2013! January Red Velvet Chambord Surprise ♡ Cake with Ruffled Frosting Sweetheart Rose Petal Soaps DIY Blushing Marshmallow Hearts February Spring Pastel Layer Cake SweetAmbs Brush Embroidery Cookies March Spring Festivus Spring Anenome Cupcakes […]

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