When I was a child, my mom and dad moved us from Ottawa, Ontario to Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. I guess technically it was my step-father but to me, at that time in life he was the only dad I knew. It was not until the age of 15 that I met my real father. That … Continue reading A Story and A Slow Cooker Recipe To Beat The Summer Heat
Over my time away, I often thought about all of you and my blog. I missed you and writing things. I didn't miss doing the grocery sales. I found it to be too stressful. I didn't have the energy to keep up with the weekly posts with the additional energy to share my thoughts and … Continue reading I’ma Changin Things Up!
That's my Max! You might be wondering why I put a picture of my dog when the title implies that I will be explaining why I have been gone for so long. I'm going to do that but my Max is part of the whole. I'll explain in a bit. First I want to say … Continue reading I have been gone for some time now…
I had my feeding tube replaced on Monday. It went well. I stress myself out beforehand because I have had so many problems in the past. Not with the doctor at the Civic Hospital that has been helping me with my tubes in the past and on Monday. With the doctors and some nurses here … Continue reading Random Thoughts And Other Things – 11
I wish I had a picture of my Nanny standing at the stove, her trusted big spaghetti pot in front of her - you know the one that all grandmothers seem to have just for the big stuff like spaghetti sauce or soup - stirring the sauce. She would have been in one of her … Continue reading Nanny’s Spaghetti Sauce And Her Secret Ingredient!
Happy New Year everyone! Okay, I get it! I know that I'm a little behind the draw here but I have reasons. First off, I have been sick. Nothing like a stomach bug to help you bring in the new year! I'm fairly lucky though considering my fellow PALS (people living with ALS) over at … Continue reading Here’s To A Happy New Year, Some Recipes And Some Small Talk!
I know, I know. Why am I posting an ice cream recipe right before Christmas? First, ice cream is great ANY time of the year! Second, it's the only thing that I can eat so I thought that I would create an ice cream recipe based on one of my favourite chocolates that are gifted … Continue reading Easy No Churn Terry’s Chocolate Orange Ice Cream!!
Follow my blog with Bloglovin Can you believe that there are only 20 days until Christmas?! Are you done your shopping? I have to tell you, normally I start shopping in the summer. You know, back to school sales and Labour Day sales. This year? I was soooooo not into it! I started in October … Continue reading Random Thoughts And Other Things – 10
I have been sitting on this recipe for almost a year now! I finally got my sister to email me our Mom's Shortbread Cookie recipe in January of this year. Well, I couldn't post a recipe for Shortbread Cookies in January when everyone is starting diets to lose their holiday weight! I mean, come on … Continue reading Mom’s Shortbread Cookies – Plus Some Holiday Baking!
Okay, okay... The picture is not one I took! Of course, none of them are but some are ones that a family member or a friend took for me. I couldn't get one for this awesome recipe and I so wish that I could have! The container of this PB-B&J no churn ice cream that … Continue reading PB-B&J No Churn Ice Cream