Harvestfest/Winterfest, Lucy Settling In & a Trip to the Italian Store

My husband, Michael, is from Viking descent, and so we incorporate some of the Norse holidays and feasts into our life. October 31st is Halloween for most people. For us it’s Harvestfest/Winterfest, for others it’s Samhain. Whatever you call it, it’s as good excuse as any for a feast and, of course, wine. “Wine” for … More Harvestfest/Winterfest, Lucy Settling In & a Trip to the Italian Store

My (Almost) Vegetarian Life – Harvestfest and Winter Comfort Food

My husband is from Viking descent, and so we incorporate some of the Norse holidays and feasts into our life. October 31st is Halloween for most people. For us it’s Harvestfest/Winterfest, for others it’s Samhain. Whatever you call it, it’s as good excuse as any for a feast and, of course, wine. “Wine” for this … More My (Almost) Vegetarian Life – Harvestfest and Winter Comfort Food

My (Almost) Vegetarian Life – No vegetarian this week!

I just realized that there are no vegetarian dishes in this week’s meal plan at all. 😳 It’s too late to change it now as I’ve already bought the groceries! WHY SHOULD EVERYONE MEAL PLAN? Meal planning is a great way to organize your meals for the week ahead. You also save time and money … More My (Almost) Vegetarian Life – No vegetarian this week!

Fort Edmonton, A Taste of Edmonton, A Drive Through the Farmlands

Hello everyone. It’s been a busy couple of weeks, I tell ya! First of all, a day out at Fort Edmonton Park. It’s a historic walk through Edmonton’s history from 1885 to the 1920’s. The first thing we saw was the old train that takes passengers to and from various places in the park. We … More Fort Edmonton, A Taste of Edmonton, A Drive Through the Farmlands