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Knitting. Such a precious thing to have time to sit and just be, in peace and quiet. I’m a busy working mother of three. I’m exhausted. This time for myself was a precious gift. Going for a walk outside with Elora. She is divine. She’s growing up so quickly. I like to drink her in […]
13/5/12: Mothers Day. I sat under a blanket in the sun, knitting, while Elora slept and the others played quietly. Monte read next to me. I had a cup of tea beside me and Lindt chocolates on my lap. What a blissful moment or three. 12/5/12: nothing beats staying home on a blustery, cold, wet, […]
When the weather outside is frightful, and the fire is so delightful, since there’s no place to go let me cook let me cook let me cook! I love spending wet, windy weekends in the kitchen. There’s something beautiful about preparing delicious, healthy meals for my family during a weekend of being stuck indoors. This […]
What better lunch on a cold Autumn day than a nutritious minestrone? I like to make a big pot of soup on the weekend so we can have soups for lunch throughout the week. A hot bowl of soup warms your bones when the weather is bleak outside. This is my basic minestrone recipe, but […]