Happy Thanksgiving, Canada

Happy Thanksgiving, Canada

Yup, it’s Thanksgiving Day up here in Canada. So I’m taking the day off, chilling out as dinner cooks. Okay, so since I’m the only carnivore I spared the turkey above from the oven. But there’ll still be cornbread and

Changing things up

Changing things up

I’m over at Everybody Needs a Little Romance today, talking about how I changed up an age-old Thanksgiving Day tradition. And how I’m now wondering what else can be changed. ┬áCome visit me and tell me if you’ve bucked tradition,

This Last Thursday of November

Happy Thanksgiving to all my American friends. Up here in Canada, it’s just the last Thursday of November. For those of you who have asked how Mom is doing, she’s much better. She’s been moved to a Stroke Rehabilitation unit

Looking Ahead

How the heck did it get to be mid-September–and FALL–already? If you’re in southern Ontario next Sunday (September 26th), I’m going to be at Toronto’s annual Word on the Street celebration at Queen’s Park. It’s a chance to mingle with


It’s still Thanksgiving weekend up here – we had our big meal yesterday which went over very well. I’m still full, I swear. I’m also fighting off a nasty cold, and dealing with an aching tooth that’ll probably require a

Happy Thanksgiving, Canada!

Yup, it’s Turkey Weekend here in Canada, so this morning I’ve been preparing the turkey for the family. I hadn’t planned on having a turkey or even having it today, but my eldest son had other ideas. (Don’t even begin

Get Stuffed, Canadians

As in enjoy your Thanksgiving Turkey today. Our bird is in the oven even as I type, smelling delicious. Roast potatoes, sweet potatoes, corn, biscuits, gravy. And a home made peach melba crumble for dessert. All I forgot this year