Baking · Desserts · Friends

Crispy Peanut Butter Balls

A few days before any family trip I turn into somewhat of a baking monster. Something inside my brain clicks over into crazy bakerlady mode and I make piles of food. Seriously - if the end of the world happens when I'm away somewhere camping, my family will survive for at least 3 months just… Continue reading Crispy Peanut Butter Balls

Friends · Life · Wellness

You Can’t Handle the Truth!

I've realized recently that not everyone shares my "honesty is best" policy. The hardest relationships I have are the ones I'm not quite sure are exactly what they seem. Why is it some people seem unable to just be themselves? Many relationships in my life are somewhat volatile. Not that we fight constantly, yell and… Continue reading You Can’t Handle the Truth!

Food and Drink · Friends

Wanna get away?

To fully appreciate the hilarity of this story, you really had to be there. But - you can get an idea of it by watching the below video. My hubby and I were over at my sister's home getting ready for an evening of good food, friends, drinks and playing some Wii. Amy and I… Continue reading Wanna get away?

Canada · Food and Drink · Friends · Life · Road Trip · Sisters

On Canadian road trips, Lizzy is always right

After a week stuck inside the house with the dreaded-lagumba-disease (the flu), a sometimes ornery two year old, and laundry multiplying by the day, I needed a break. My two younger sisters (Amy and Lizzy) had just the ticket - a day trip to Leavenworth. No - not the prison. The quaint Bavarian village nestled… Continue reading On Canadian road trips, Lizzy is always right

Fitness · Friends

Lent

Giving up Facebook for lent.