Million Dollar Shortbread
Remembering my mom-in-law, and her wonderful cabbage rolls and apple cake.
Fabulous little cherry hand pies.
Handmade ice cream sandwiches are worth the time and effort.
The King and I kept promising to go one day… Beckta’s reputation has long been established as one of Ottawa’s finest dining establishment. Knowing we would want to indulge in the tasting menu with wine pairing, we kept pushing the visit for another time… When the water heater wouldn’t need replacing, when the cottage wouldn’t need some extra TLC, when the kids would not need a helping hand, when the car wouldn’t need major repairs… Basically, we were always pushing it away, waiting for that sudden extra bit of play money ready to be spent on one dinner, on one… Read More
As if an impressionist had purposely dabbed the greenery with a shower of yellow polka dots…
To all of you, my readers and followers. I truly appreciate the views, the followings, the comments, the likes and the shares. I have not figured out yet how to welcome a new reader or follower in a personal way otherwise, each and everyone of you would have received a welcome to my blog note. It is very exciting to see my readership grow. What is even more thrilling is to see the different countries some of my readers are connecting from: that is really, really cool!!! Being a French Canadian living in Ottawa, our Nation’s capital, I never expected… Read More
I completely forgot to set my timer and I also forgot to check in on the crêpes! A lovely intense smell of melted Gruyère eventually got my attention and as a result, I over baked the crêpes…