photo by jesse therrienToday we celebrate!It's official, my husband is coming home for good. No more deployments, no more nights apart, no more seas between us.No more missing.Only days and days together!Our request for an early release from his contract has been approved. Hallelujah!My baby is coming homeand I am ecstatic!!World enough and time -time no longer away from each other,time ... Read More about Oh Happy Day!
Today has been a fantastic day. A good friend of mine came to visit, all the way from Austria!She and her boyfriend are staying in our beautiful capital city for a few daysand I'm so happy to get to catch up and spend time together.This morning I woke up feeling hung over. Not from a crazy party last night.Well, not for me at least...my Little One might have been having his ownparty in the crib ... Read More about Triple Berry Smoothie
Ontario yellow plums are in season now. They are gorgeous, petite delights.They are tart and sweet. A lot like life can be.Sometimes you taste the bite, before the sweetness.And sometimes you have to create the sweet out of the bitter.Have you ever made sorbet?I haven't. I've wanted to, but I always thought it would be rather difficult.But it's not... it's quite easy, actually.Not only is it ... Read More about Yellow Plum Sorbet
Today my Little One is being extra cheeky & extra curious.Quite a bit like Curious Georgeactually.He's getting into everything!Oh! See what I mean?There are those darling monkey hands reaching for a banana. Always up to something, he is.Not quite unlike his parents!This afternoon, I decided to bake something simple and easy - to take my mind off the ... Read More about Gluten-Free Banana Bread
When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.The good kind.From fresh lemons and limes. With a little sugar to sweeten & just enough mint to dazzle your taste buds. Yesterday my husband flew back to to the Naval Station in Virginia.He just got here and now he's gone again. Now we're waiting... waiting to hear news if his request to finish his contract early is approved or not. ... Read More about Lemon-Limeade with a Hint of Mint