Camping Round Up 2013

Here’s a roundup of the campsites we went to this summer on quick weekend jaunts, suitable for families and within a few hours of the Lower Mainland.

7 years ago


My annual letter to my kid on the anniversary of his arrival into this world.

8 years ago

Kicking Off Camping

Kicking off the season of camping with some notes on the places we’ve already hit this year and ideas on camping with kids.

8 years ago

Safe As Houses

When you’re broken into, everything changes. More than you realize.

8 years ago

Rosemary Jelly

It was a truly productive weekend last weekend. I made two batches of jelly; rosemary jelly (which I’m sharing today) and lemon mint jelly.

8 years ago

Apricot Logs

One of my favourite treats from the bulk section of the grocery store are apricot logs. These are little tubes…

8 years ago

Belgian Waffle Cookies: Lukken

Like a richer, buttery-er, heftier version of a pizzelle, lukkens are a traditional Belgian waffle cookie usually made on a lukken press or lukken iron (Lukijyer).

8 years ago

Picture Tuesday

Kale and I went on an adventure tonight. I wasn’t really in the mood to spend another night at home,…

8 years ago

Summer Days

Summer breeze, makes me feel fine, blowing through the jasmine in my mind.

9 years ago