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Movin’ on up!

Just a quick note to let our faithful followers know that we’ve switched our blog over to a dedicated server (Thanks Mr. J!) and have a new web address because … Continue reading

July 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

Flourless chocolate cookies

I am a baker at heart and in my dreams. I am slowly trying to make it a reality, but it takes time and a lot less actual baking than … Continue reading

July 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

Treasure hunts make you pee

Shawna here. Toddly turned 4 recently, which really means she needs a new nickname.  She’s no longer a toddler, and she’s off to school this fall, which means she should … Continue reading

July 5, 2012 · Leave a comment

food as the answer to world peace

Any of you that know me know that I am passionate about my one and only proficient sport – karate. I seem to recall that it was the one activity … Continue reading

June 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

Is MiracleGro-ing a verb?

One of the great bonuses I discovered in owning our house was the fact that I like to garden. Being from a small town in South Western Ontario, I grew … Continue reading

June 17, 2012 · Leave a comment


I have a thing about people’s houses and being nosey. When we were searching for our house, going to open houses on Sundays was probably my favourite part, for no … Continue reading

June 13, 2012 · Leave a comment

We’re baaaaack!

Well, well, well. Here we are again. I have a feeling that this sudden spurt of blogging may last a little longer than the last one. Why you ask? Ima … Continue reading

June 11, 2012 · Leave a comment

Blueberry Scones – part 2. The real post.

Ok, it’s been a little more than a day or so, but life’s been busy. Here’s the recipe. And pictures. And maybe a healthy dose of snark.  We’ll see about … Continue reading

May 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

Happy Birthday Julia!

Today would have been Julia Child’s 99th birthday. Julia is a woman that I look up to and admire, because of her zest for life, and her never quit attitude. … Continue reading

August 15, 2011 · Leave a comment

Starbucks Blueberry Scones – part 1

So, one of the things Mel neglected to mention in our introduction, is my love of Starbucks. I will fully admit that I began my love affair of Sbux a … Continue reading

August 10, 2011 · Leave a comment

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