The Colony of Unrequited Dreams

The Colony of Unrequited Dreams

A Neptune Theatre Review Until March 12th, The Colony of Unrequited Dreams will be on stage at Neptune Theatre.  J. Kelly Nestruck from the Globe and Mail wrote that this play was “a great small work of art.” For me, this play was far more personal than...
Treat Yourself like a Queen

Treat Yourself like a Queen

February is finally behind me Happy to see it go. I am sick and tired of being sick and tired. The last two weeks included the flu then colds, fleas, sleepless nights, and general irritability all around. I needed Mary Poppins to visit to help end the suffer-RAGE!!! I...
Red Velvet Powered UP Waffles

Red Velvet Powered UP Waffles

Red Velvet Powered UP Waffles It may be pancake day but I believe waffles are okay too! Especially when they are my Red Velvet Powered Up Waffles. The recipe below is my own interpretation of Epicure’s Classic Waffles which can be found here.  I have changed it...
Breakfast Cake

Breakfast Cake

Cake for Breakfast!!! Ok, if you want the long story as to why I love Epicure, follow this link. But the shorter version comes in the form of cake, breakfast cake that is. When Epicure launched it’s 2017 season I was completely over the moon. The new Asian...
My Epic Story

My Epic Story

My Epic Story My Epic Story began over 13 years ago when I first became a mom. Every morsel of food that I put forth from day one of my son’s birth was carefully thought out. My breastfeed baby grew up with a healthy appetite. When momma’s milk was no...
A Family Foodie Adventure

A Family Foodie Adventure

12 Meals of TradePal I am back to report on our family foodie adventure with meal 5 of our 12 Meals of TradePal. If you need a refresher on what the heck I am talking about, check out my blog here. In short, this is a food blog where I give my two bites on the food I...
A Family Foodie Adventure

A Family Foodie Adventure

12 Meals of TradePal I am back to report on our family foodie adventure with meal 4 of our 12 Meals of TradePal. If you need a refresher on what the heck I am talking about, check out my blog here. In short, this is a food blog where I give my two bites on the food I...
A Family Foodie Adventure

A Family Foodie Adventure

12 Meals of TradePal I am back to report on our family foodie adventure with meals 2 and 3 of our 12 Meals of TradePal. If you need a refresher on what the heck I am talking about, check out my blog here. Meal 2-December 24th Our second meal of choice was a local we...
A Family Foodie Adventure

A Family Foodie Adventure

12 Meals of TradePal What’s TradePal? For all intents and purposes, it is the reason for our family foodie adventure. But technically it is a network of local businesses working together through a bartering system called the TradePal network. For example, my...
Mother Bear

Mother Bear

Mother Bear This time of year makes me wanna hibernate. I know, I know, my friends say I am a broken record. “Yes, you are a bear in winter Renée, we get it.” I love my gals, we are a tribe and they get me. And yes, the bear is my spirit animal during this...