Change is good and so are these muffins!

Before deciding to start a blog, my initial intention was to start journaling.  I bought a lovely journal, pretty stickers, pencil crayons, fancy pens, stencils, etc.  Then when I went to start, I couldn’t find the words, couldn’t figure out what I wanted to write about, and most importantly I realized that my once beautiful…

Our first adventure as a married couple

I have had a great weekend – my nephew and his son came and stayed with me for the weekend while taking part in a hockey tournament.  I know, I know, how Canadian is that?  Anyway, my nephew and I did a lot of reminiscing which then became the inspiration for this next post.  We…

Yummy Aromatic Roasted Root Vegetables

Is anybody else sick and tired of this nasty winter? If it’s not snowing, it’s raining and if it’s not windy it’s raining and if it’s not foggy, it’s raining.  Blah blah blah…. I’m over it! I have spent quite a bit of time in the kitchen lately cause’ cooking is what I do when…

Deal with the BIG guy

Have you ever had something happen in your life that you knew would affect you and your loved ones for the rest of your days?  It was 5 years ago, that our life was turned upside down and I wasn’t sure how anything was going to unfold from that moment on.  I went to bed…

What sense of direction & who needs an energy ball?

Where did I get this terrible sense of direction?  I have no idea when it all started but it is bad…….I mean really bad!  I need one of those dogs that find people in avalanches or something.  He could go with me everywhere, no, he should go with me everywhere because I can’t find my…