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Glorious Autumn Day

Today was a surfeit of delights.  Cool crisp morning walk with my sister along the top of the river valley.  Day bloomed into a bright blue and yellow. Leaves to crunch as I walked   to my friend’s home for … Continue reading

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A Day’s Work

…but worth it.  I spent an enjoyable making a birthday cake today.  It was “The Duke” from the Duchess Cookbook.  The Duchess is a bakery/restaurant in Edmonton.  Since the day it opened there are line-ups at the door.  The restaurant … Continue reading

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Adventure in Wool

Four days this week were spent at the Royal Alberta Museum with Tracey Kuffner, a wet felt artist from Duchess AB.  The first three days were employed in making three- dimensional shapes.  First we made a four-sided shape, that is the … Continue reading

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July Firsts

Today is July 7 and I am excited to share two wonderful events in my garden.  I went out this afternoon to check the raspberry patch.  There are lots of small raspberries hanging from the bushes.  However there didn’t seem … Continue reading

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Canada Day 2015

Happy Canada all!. After a wonderful walk in the valley this morning I am home now and ready for the final preparation for my Canada Day Party. This year is a smaller party but with much the same format. Friends … Continue reading

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Homemade You Know What

One of my favourite things is to have an occasion, read excuse to bake something luscious that I can justify because I share the results.  It was my cousin’s birthday last week and I went searching in a fairly new … Continue reading

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January 23

At Christmastime I went into a shop with friends and found a magazine called Flavours.  It celebrates Western Canadian cuisine.  I love to cook and am particularly found of baking.   While browsing through the magazine I found a recipe … Continue reading

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