Seriously how cute is this…

I just had to post here when I saw this on Facebook!  One he is way too cute.Two what a great example of why it's so important to read to our young children.Summer Break starts in one day here and we've just signed up for the ... Continue Reading...

Mini Quiche

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First of all these are totally yummy!  You have to try them.Secondly, I suck at spelling.  Really.  Why do I keep picking recipes that I can't spell?Keeesh.  No?Mini Q's then.I started with a few basic ingredients and ... Continue Reading...

Gardening 101 ~ Favorite Perennials

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Welcome to Gardening 101. Where I share tips and techniques learned from my green thumb Mother and Grandmother.My thumb tends to be a little black so I happily accept any help that I can get!Today is all about some of my absolute favorite ... Continue Reading...

I’m a Mango Smoothie addict…

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So yeah.  Smoothies are a basic food group at our house.  When I asked Cameron what he wanted for supper he said smoothies and quesadillas {better than the usual 'Mini Wheats' request}.I {heart} Mangos.  I could totally ... Continue Reading...

Patriotic Ruffle Pillows

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I just finished making the coolest Patriotic Ruffle Pillows.  One for my fellow Canadians and one {that you might just get to take home} for my friends and family to the south.Okay, seriously. I love the way these turned ... Continue Reading...

Epic Coffee Crisp Cake

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Like Coffee Crisp?  Then you'll love this cake! Can't find Coffee Crisp?  Then substitute your favorite chocolate bar! Yum right?!?! Four ingredients.  That's it! 1 Box of White Cake Mix {prepared} 1 Litre of Whipping Cream 4 ... Continue Reading...

Rhubarb Muffins

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We have loads and loads of rhubarb in the garden.  And friends giving away rhubarb all over the place.  What to do?  Why make muffins of course!  Here is the recipe:Sift together flour, sugar, salt and baking powder.Add ... Continue Reading...

Our week in photographs…

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 This little Stellar Jay {and his brother} came by our front door to visit.We've missed a bunch of soccer because we've all been sick {or rained out} but here's an action shot of Cameron at our last practice.There's been a lot of ... Continue Reading...

So I took a “Rain Day”

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Is it just us?  Or has Mother Nature gone on a permanent vaca?  Seriously!  We still had snow in April and now rain all spring.So I took a "Rain Day" and stayed inside to bake and clean the other day.I made Pizza Buns, ... Continue Reading...