BERRIES,  BERRIES AND MORE BERRIES PLEASE!

BERRIES, BERRIES AND MORE BERRIES PLEASE!

  Found this recipe on High Walls – I love berries and vanilla ice cream.  I haven’t made this yet but it’s a no brainer.  I’m positive the pie is delicious – after all it contains two very important ingredients for awesomeness – fat and sugar!  Enjoy – picture makes me want to eat it up.. … Continue reading

killer tofu

Originally posted on yoonanimous:
Everywhere you turn, someone is telling you that something you’re feeding your kids is bad for them. Which is fine if your kids are good eaters and you have a host of food options from which to choose. My kids? Left to their own devices, they each eat like twelve foods.…

SPEEDY SPLIT PEA SOUP WITH BACON OR HAM

SPEEDY SPLIT PEA SOUP WITH BACON OR HAM

Speedy Split Pea Soup With Bacon (or ham) Art by Mary-Anna Fricano Welch I haven’t had split pea soup since my mother made it while we lived in Quebec – have to give this a try – courtesy of  P.E.A.C.E Makes 6 generous servings (or lots to freeze) and is ready in about an hour. … Continue reading

JUST BECAUSE IT ISN’T HAPPENING HERE

In light of Russia walking in and taking over the Ukraine and all the other places in the world where war is constant, we here in North America take for granted that our children can go to bed in peace and walk the streets without  fear of bombs,violence and bloodshed.  This blog is dedicated to … Continue reading

A LESSON IN EQUALITY

It’s been a while since I’ve thought about Ron, but for some reason I’ve been thinking about my dear friend quite a bit lately.  The friendship that Ron and I shared was unlikely.  Ron was twice my age, married with teenage children, he was from a foreign country and wise beyond my years.  I was … Continue reading

NOT MINE

War is brewing in our house  –  on one side my husband and I stand and on the other side stands our two children.  At one time Drew was on the  side of  the children, but my guess is he likes our bed too much and has since joined me!  Seriously the war is about … Continue reading

THE WONDER YEARS

THE WONDER YEARS

One of the girls from my hockey team posted on Facebook recently “help, my kids are driving me nuts about Santa Claus, they want to know if he’s real, I don’t know what to say, I don’t feel right lying to my children.”  She got all kinds of answers, everything from you should tell them … Continue reading

HAPPY PEOPLE

HAPPY PEOPLE

On Halloween night I decided to try to find a Halloween movie to watch on Netflix.  When I typed in HA in the search tool of Netflix, several movies came up beginning with HA.  The movie that caught my attention was a documentary “Happy People – A year in the Taiga”.  All I know of … Continue reading