A Nibble Here and a Nibble There

One of my all-time favourite ‘chick flicks’ is, Thelma and Louise. There’s just something about two grown women making up their minds to go on an adventure despite their personal trials and tribulations that is enticing. It doesn’t hurt that they each uncover some attributes along the way that they didn’t fully realize and in …

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There’s Always One

Courtesy of reddit.com Have you ever noticed that mixed, specialty packs of things always contain a dud or two that no one really likes or wants? It’s like there is an unwritten (or maybe it is written?) rule by product companies that if they are going to offer variety packages to customers, they must include …

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COVID19 Shopping 101 in the Buff?

If you must go out to re-stock your essentials, be prepared.  It's just a wee bit different out and about amongst our mostly self-isolating, COVID aware population.  Here are ten tips that you might find helpful (or mildly amusing--gotta have some fun these days!) based on my recent shopping experience. N.B.  In case you are …

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Haleakala Lava Cake

This chocolatey, flourless lava cake at Duke's Beach House in Maui is simply delectable.  We know....we devoured it!  Served warm with caramelized pineapple and créme anglaise sauce, technique and timing is Critical when it comes to eating it.  Timing maybe, but technique you question?   Yes!!  In order to get all of the ooey-gooey ingredients in every bite (an …

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If I Had a Label, It Would Read…

If I had a label, it would read: -100% pure ingredients -No additives (well, maybe a little muffin top?) -High in anti-oxidants (namely chocolate;-) -Some preservatives (I can only hope) -Full of Naturally Occurring Sugars (of course, I'm sweet:-) -A hint of dyes (Colour-Me-Blonde highlights, but NO red #40 or blue #2) WARNING!  Contains:  A …

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Christmas Music in June…and Other Unlikely Things

Some things in this life just belong Together.  And, of course, some people do too!  In fact, I hope that you have found that special someone with whom you cannot imagine living life without, and if you haven't yet, I am confident that you will:-).  Just be patient...and open.  No walls!  But, that's not what this …

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