Daring Bakers Pizza

Holy, look how time flies! It’s once again that time of the month where the Daring Bakers take over food blogs everywhere with their delicious creations. This month’s Daring Baker’s challenge was something everyone loves – pizza! What’s that you say? Pizza’s really easy? Well, I can’t really argue with that. But it was chosen […]


Nova Scotia Vacation Part 2: The Wooden Monkey

Before leaving for Halifax, Rich and I knew we’d need a list of at least a few decent vegetarian-friendly restaurants. While Halifax has really improved over the last 11 years since I lived in Nova Scotia, it still doesn’t have the huge selection that we’re used to. So we wanted to come prepared. Both of […]


For Thanksgiving, to my lovely Mouseycat

Sorry I’ve taken a bit of a hiatus, folks. I’ve got more posts about Halifax on the way, and a few other things as well.  But I needed some time away from internet things. Thanksgiving here in Canada was the weekend of October 11th.  I had all kinds of plans to bake and cook and […]


Nova Scotia Vacation Part 1: Hurricanes and Nieces and Monks, Oh My!

Rich and I had the pleasure of spending a few days with my family in the Annapolis Valley region of Nova Scotia last week.  My brother and sister-in-law had their first baby alllll the way back in January, and we hadn’t had the chance to meet her yet, so this was a great opportunity to […]