Dad’s Day Off

What Dad doesn’t love a hot dog? This week’s soccer snack is just that – sponsored by Wa’s Kobe Dogs. Now you don’t have to be a kid playing soccer in Puslinch this Saturday to enjoy a good dog. I have an idea. Since it is Father’s Day this weekend why not give Pops two…

Mmmm….is for Mother’s Day

I can’t bake. Neither could my mother. She was an amazing cook though in an era when Kraft was King and people stood in front of the microwave stomping their feet and shouting “HURRY!”  Not my Mom. She poured over cookbooks the way we scour Facebook these days.  Slow food made from real ingredients was…

Take Me To Your Llama

You may remember my farm visit last year when I wore the most appropriate footwear I could find for the purpose – my Crocs. (*Note to self – invest in Wellies if you are going to keep doing this.) After that adventure I became enthralled with all animals that are bred for their hair. I…

Spice Market

I love a good curry. The exotic and tantalizing blend of sweet and aromatic spices make my senses swirl with memories of the day when I had my first taste of Indian cuisine. Way back in the day in the Big City, my British expat friend Roger used to moan, and moan often, about how…