Category Archives: Happy

Vancouver Christmas Market

We had a lovely afternoon a week or so ago at the Vancouver Christmas Market.  I’m not sure how “authentic” the German aspects of the market really are, but the food they had was pretty darn enjoyable!   Roast pork … Continue reading

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Completely non-food related

My fun pic of some graffiti near the Vancouver Flea Market made the Vancouver is Awesome blog/website flickr pickr of the day:

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Loofah Diaries – Part 4 (and Garden update!)

In the ongoing saga of the slowest-growing plant I’ve ever worked on, I think that the container is the party to blame. We went from small, fat-leaved cotelydons to this spry looking squash. Yes, it has been several weeks, but … Continue reading

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Happiness is…

… Making Anthony Bourdain’s french onion soup in my new Le Creuset casserole.

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As seen from my kitchen window

Red finches munching away at the bird feeder

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Hats Off Day – El Mariachi, Cioffi’s & Fortuna Bakery

We are still relatively new to Vancouver, so when we start hearing about big events from lots of different sources (in this case, CBC radio, Sherman, and the super nice cleaning staff at my office all alerted us about Hats … Continue reading

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Cupcakes – Part 3?

We had a wonderful day on Saturday!  The sun was shining, everything was going our way!  What can you get to improve your mood even more?  A CUPCAKE! We were on Broadway in Kitsilano, so I pretty much made a … Continue reading

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