Holiday Party Food and Easy Fig Dip

In light of moving chaos, our annual open house is a no-go this year. The kitchen is a disaster. I don't know that I've ever blogged about the holiday open house as Christmas time tends to get beyond busy... But we throw a good party involving BBQ'd turkey, lots of food and drink, and the apartment is stuffed …

100 and The Scent of a Cookie

WordPress informed me last week that I had posted my 99th post, and I went on the thought path of wondering what my 100th blog post should be about. It seemed daunting - ridiculous, I know. I had a few draft posts but they weren't milestone worthy. After a couple days, I decided I was thinking about …

Driving Chronicles reboot and cherry pie

So, Mother Nature decided that the Lower Mainland is now allowed to have summer weather. We are in the mid 20‘s and not a cloud in the sky. It was a gorgeous day. I was finally able to make use of my wonderful Banana Republic wide-brimmed straw hat that I got on sale last month, …