Category Archives: Food

the edible beet: a random post about food

Confession: I hate beets. I know they’re a super food and packed with incredible health benefits, but I truly have trouble stomaching them. My husband, smartly, loves them. The debate over beets aside, we have always eaten fairly well but … Continue reading

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scenes from a weekend

Hump day. Midway through the work week, it’s kind of nice to think about the weekend. Snapshots of the one just passed, and the one anticipation of the one to come.

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autumn for apples

A chilly bright morning at the dog park, an afternoon of apple picking, and an impromptu dinner with friends was such a nice way to welcome in my favourite month. Howdy October, I’m loving you already.

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the heatwave cure

The heat yesterday was epic. Record-breaking, even. And we had to turn off the AC while workers worked in the house. And we have no fans. And now that the work is done, the house is still stifling as the … Continue reading

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sometimes you just need a cupcake

Folks, it’s that kind of day… the kind of day where I just can’t stop thinking about cupcakes. I had such a great lunch with a friend – sitting out in the sunshine, eating our halal vender dogs (yes, halal), … Continue reading

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