The kids have been out of school for the last two weeks. This means the classic phrase comes out of their mouth every day. “I’m bored, there’s nothing to do.” I became exhausted suggesting the usual list. “Go outside! Read a book! Do your chores! Play with the dog!” I almost had a nervous breakdown … More Parent Tip: How Ice Cream Can Keep You Sane.
First of all, Merry Christmas! Second, can someone tell me who the fuck eats fruitcake? I distinctly remember being seven years old on Christmas Eve at my Grandma’s house. I stood there motionless as all the aunts were scrambling around in the kitchen getting the food ready. I watched in horror as the 5 pound … More Gingerbread Muffins and the Evils of Fruitcake.
I just found out that there is a dating site called “Maple Match”. It’s for Americans who want to flee from a Donald Trump presidency. Wow, did I laugh! Apparently some American citizens can’t type in ‘how to move to Canada’ fast enough! This got me thinking about how lucky I am to be Canadian. … More Maple Syrup Cookies and Being Canadian.
My husband likes to point out how “white” I am. If you google, “Things white girl’s like”, you’ll find this kind of stuff: “#25. Singing along to rap songs and getting really awkward when the n-word comes up. (Depending on the circumstance, you’ll either mouth along to the word or close your eyes and bop … More I’m a white girl who likes Pumpkin. So what?
Alright, I don’t want to toot my own horn here but…. Toot Toot! This is the best gluten free banana bread you will ever eat! Seriously, I played with some recipes and came up with this beauty… I’m calling this…. “Bowie Banana Bread!” Perfect for this week’s Rock and Roll Recipe! Even though these are … More Rock and Roll Recipe! Bowie Banana Bread!
My kids couldn’t tell you what they did yesterday but they can describe in great detail the time I took them to get an ice cream cone. They can tell you what kind of ice cream they each had and exactly what we were doing that day. Not only ice cream, but fast food or … More Rock and Roll Food Friday #1! Johnny Cash!