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Monday Moments: Games Night

Carl and I are both fans of games, and we want to instil that love in our children because family game nights should be in everyone’s future, right? Trouble is, I have terrible patience with adults who aren’t quick at taking their turns and keeping the game moving. It turns out this impatience extends to playing […]

Roasted Brussels Sprouts & Carrots with Bacon

Roasted Vegetable Medley with Bacon

Does anyone else find themselves already craving the veggies we know we’re all gonna be putting on our meal plans come New Years resolution time? I love my sweets as much as the next gal (ok, probably considerably more) but the balance gets a little off at this time of year. I’ve eaten Nanaimo bars for breakfast, […]

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Chewy Gingerbread White Chocolate Blondies

I feel like you probably think I’m the “homemade gift giving” type. Truth is, we eat pretty much everything I make ourselves, and not just because I’m terrible at sharing. I have an unending fear of giving someone an edible gift with a hair in it, a very real possibility 3.5 months post-baby. Also, the […]

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Monday Moments

Some things don’t immediately seem like the best idea. Exersaucers full of offensively bright colours, blaring sounds, and surprising rattles, for instance. What have you done to me, Mother? Other things are obviously very good ideas. Bake exchanges with amazing baker friends, for instance. You survey those snacks and imagine what “sugar” could possibly taste like, […]

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Creamy Garlic Chicken with Bacon Alfredo

Say what?! I went and took a picture of a dinner recipe, which means you know you need to make it. If you like pasta, that is. I hosted a bake exchange last night that resulted in 12 kinds of amazingness in my freezer that I’m trying not to think about so it will last longer than […]