Tea Party

Life has been such a whirlwind this summer that I honestly just looked at my blog the other day and realized I have only written five posts since Paris  and that was the end of May!  …  and can someone please tell me how the hell its already August tomorrow…like are you kidding me?! Anyway, […]

The Most Ridiculous Post I’ve Ever Written

  This is maybe the most ridiculous post I’ve ever written, but I’m writing it anyways… I have a little love affair with toast. I mean is there anything better than the delicious, intoxicating smell of bread in the toaster ?? Sourdough, whole wheat, white, crunchy olive, rosemary or raisin cinnamon… I really don’t discriminate […]

The Public Market

This past Sunday the sun graced us with her presence and so M and I made a mad dash to get outside.  Melriches coffee in hand, my trusty Canon and lots of layers, and we were off to Granville Island Public Market.  I truly LOVVVVVVEEE the marketplace. I usually don’t buy much, but it’s just […]

Gobble Gobble… till you wobble wobble… (and we did)

Thanksgiving dinner was two days ago and I think I may still be recovering from a self induced turkey/stuffing coma.  Was it worth it?  is that even a question? seriously…  ( have you been to one of mom’s dinners?!?!) Dinner was awesome as usual, and we were surrounded by family and friends who all joined […]


Its our Thanksgiving dinner tonight, and true to form, the house is a buzz of activity.  We’ve been baking and cooking for two days.  The turkey is just about ready to go in, stuffed and dressed.  There are pumpkin soup bowls waiting on the counter to be filled with roasted carrot and brie soup topped […]

an evening in Horseshoe Bay

   One of my favourite things about living back on the North Shore right now is Horseshoe Bay.  I forgot how much I love this quiet little cove and its quaint charm.    We headed down there on Thursday Night with some friends (before I got really sick , totally unrelated to this evening out, and […]