• Feb2018

    Family Valentine's Day fun

    Let’s cook and play together! So this year again, Valentine’s Day just showed up at our doorstep, as we still wander around a little confused, in a post-holidays haze. Since Valentine’s Day is about love and spending great time together, …

  • Feb2018

    Look out 2018

    Better late than never goes the saying right?
    I know it has been quiet since Christmas on here and we are changing that up soon.  Watch out 2018!

  • Dec2017

    Boxing Day Sale

    Thank you for supporting my small business.  Without you, I wouldn’t be where I am today.  As we get ready to welcome 2018, I want to give you a gift! Order between now and December 31, 2017 and get 15% …

  • Dec2017

    Surprise Boxing Day Sale

    Thank you for your support in 2017 and stick with me to see what 2018 will bring!

  • Dec2017

    Christmas recipes

    With the big meal coming up, I would like to share some side dishes that we eat every year with our turkey. We are not the traditional stuffing and cranberry sauce kind of family, as you’ll see! Warning : These recipes …

  • Dec2017

    Christmas traditions

    German traditions from birth combined with my new Canadian ones makes for an interesting Christmas

  • Dec2017

    Christmas Sweets

    So, we all feel extra not guilty since we served all kinds of veggies to our kids with our traditional recipes. We can now get on with Desserts!!!! Can you guess that I have a sweet tooth? These are some …

  • Dec2017

    Saint-Nicholas is around the corner...

    One tradition that we have kept alive is St-Nicholas Day. This one is not so much known around here, in fact, we were pretty much the only ones celebrating it as kids. How our friends thought we were lucky! Does anyone else here celebrate St-Nicholas and how so?

  • Nov2017

    Advent is here!

    Every year, around this time, I get ready to fill in the kids’ Advent calendar. It has been like this in our home since forever it seems. When I was little, I would wake up on December 1st, very excited to see Santa had come and put up these nice calendars for us. I never asked myself where all this came from, it just did.

  • Sep2017

    Updates all around

    We have lived in our house for not quite 2 years now and already I need to patch some dents in my walls. I picked some very neutral colors and ever since I repainted my entrance in brighter colors, my …