How cute are these pumpkins?Mr. Smith and I took a trip Downtown to the ByWard Market for an afternoon date. We enjoyed a cup of coffee at Bridgehead and walked the market stalls to see what good stuff we could find. Look at all that Maple Syrup! Yummy!These street performers were pretty good and I loved their sign: Saving to buy an electric guitar!Have ... Read More about The ByWard Market and An Easy Bean & Rice Dish
TheOrchard was just up the road and Little A. and I couldn't contain our excitement. Apple picking! We've been waiting for this for sometime now. Anticipating the wonderment of spending the afternoon together, crunching into homegrown treasures and introducing A. to his very ... Read More about Apple Cranberry Crisp and Apple Picking in Ottawa
Everything is crisp and clear today. I'm looking outside my window and the view is gorgeous. It's the same view as always, butit never grows tiresome. Today, the Ottawa River is a shade of deep indigo contrasting the littlewhite triangles floating around.What a day to be sailing.Shades of red, brown, orange and yellow have touched the tips of the summer green leaves,creating a depth of colour ... Read More about Zucchini Carrot Spice Muffins
Hello dear friends, how are you?I hope you have enjoyed a beautiful weekend, with perfect weather and tons of fun. I love weekends; I love pancake pyjama breakfasts and afternoons at the park. I love family time and having my two favourite boys by my side. La vie est belle. I am so thankful. I'm thankful for my family. I'm thankful for my ... Read More about Ratatouille, Mes Amis!
My Darling Husband is coming home today! Have I mentioned this before? I'm still in awe that today is the day. The day that I've been waiting for, for a long time. It's the first time that we will be living together in Canada. Yes, we've been married for over two years, but we were living in Norfolk, Virginia. And this past year I've been here in Canada with our ... Read More about Chocolate Cupcakes with Raspberry Glaze