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When Life Gives You Lemons (Recipe)

I have many fond memories of my Grandmother’s Lemon Poppy seed muffins and Poppy Seed Buns. She used to make quite a few things with poppy seeds. Many years ago she sent me her recipe for the poppy seed buns but, regrettably, I still have not made them. With each new season came new towels […]

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Hungarian Goulash (recipe)

When life gets busy, pull out the slow cooker. This time it was more a case of lazy rather than busy though 🙂 My husband tells me that when his Grandma would make this, she would shred the beef so it was easier for her to eat. I feel if it was shredded, it would […]

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Recipe For Happiness

Since I only have a few minutes to pop in, say hello and reply to a few comments, I thought I would just do a little share today. I have a few cookie recipes that I will be sharing, but I’m not sure if it will be before Christmas. I recently came across this while […]

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A Reason To Smile

Sometimes all we need is for someone to let us know they care. Tell us that they are there for us no matter what. Someone who understands that life and family can get messy but in the end we all love each other and we need each other. We all need a little pick me […]


Road Tripping

My daughter and I are heading to Blackfalds this Thursday. Today we both woke up with a cold. She is worse off than I am right now but I think by tomorrow morning I could be feeling pretty lousy. I hope I can shake it as fast as it hit. I refuse to cancel this […]