Monthly Archives: January 2013


I have been looking for a photography workshop to attend for a while now.  The trouble in living in a smaller city is that it is usually the photographers that live in large cities that put on workshops/classes and they … Continue reading

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Italian Beef Stew

The crockpot is a marvelous invention, especially in winter.  It can create all sorts of tasty comfort foods that would perhaps have to be supervised if they were to be cooked on a stovetop or in an oven or something.  … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip Cupcakes

I needed to bring snack for the Junior Youth on Thursday.  The problem with bringing a snack is that I always have a whole list of flavours and treats in my head.  I decided on cupcakes, because I love them, … Continue reading

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Hot Chocolate Mix

Those marshmallows that I posted a week or so ago, were part of the table settings/gifts that I gave to friends at our annual Christmas supper.  The other part was this little jar of homemade hot cocoa mix.  Half of … Continue reading

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Top Twelve

Apparently this is the time of year when people come out with their top ten lists of everything for the year that just ended.  So, even though it is already the 5th of January, I shall do the same thing.  … Continue reading

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Since I like attempting to make new things in the kitchen that you can usually buy in the store for a lot less work, I thought it would be a good idea this Christmas to make my own marshmallows.  Peppermint … Continue reading

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Catching Up

I have actually taken some pictures this Christmas/New Year’s season, I have just failed at posting them here.  That will hopefully change over the next couple of days. Oscar got quite the selection of toys this Christmas, considering he’s a … Continue reading

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