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

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.