meal to the field #8

my farm is nestled between two towns, one with a population hovering around 200 and the other at around 300… the smaller town has the store and school… the larger town has the bank, rink and doctor’s clinic… neither have a paved street but both have a post office and a bar… if you come […]

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let me brag

bragging about your children guidelines… #1 – please only post on your Facebook status when your child has won a game… never post when they lose…  this will let everyone following you on Facebook come to the logical conclusion that your child is a winner… even if they were just at the game that your child […]

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yellow squash banana bread 

ahhhhh the weekend… I’d suggest having a nice bath with some Epsom salts, listening to Enya and reading Thrive by Arianna Huffington … oh and make this loaf using up either your squash or zucchini that has taken over your kitchen…       

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beetniks 

getting your hair done is odd… looking at yourself in a mirror for the better part of four hours can almost be seen as a form of torture… so I just stare at my hairdresser instead… and as she tends to my mane, I grace her with my witty stories, stemming back to my childhood but […]

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leisure suits and selfies

I wore a leisure suit to the rink on Saturday… it maybe was a bad decision… it might have embarrassed my kids… looking back the boys told me that they thought it was crazy I was going to the rink in a leisure suit I purchased at Costco but we were running late so they […]

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baked chicken penne – take that boston pizza

 have you ever ate at Boston Pizza?  I’m giggling as I ask this question… a tiny giggle… because I eat there just about every weekend during hockey season… which hockey season is now Sept-June… yes I know, it used to be Nov-March…  but then some people decided that kids should no longer play more than […]

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meal to the field #7

thanksgiving 2004 I made potato salad and 5 people got food poisoning…  since then my oldest son cannot eat mayonnaise…  he literally eats everything else imaginable – just not mayonnaise…  it did not affect my farmer husband the same way…  this was not his first time contracting food poisoning from potato salad and I’m going […]

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