Monthly Archives: July 2011

Can you hear me?

Here’s my thinking: I AM THE CONSUMER. If not for me and my shopping buddies, you wouldn’t be in business. We are at the core of what you do! But you see, we generally don’t voice our opinions to the … Continue reading

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Cupcake Bar None

We had a little school BBQ over the weekend. Little for me is about 30 adults and 30 kids. But I don’t like to do anything small. And my theory is that if you’re catering for over 10 people, it’s … Continue reading

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Summer Salad

My new “summer salad”. Continue reading

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Keep the culture, I’ll take the denim.

I thought I had sworn off junky stores like Forever 21 years ago, motivated by the fact that I am clearly years outside of their demographic. Ya think? But sometimes denim can stop me in my tracks, and since I … Continue reading

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Knots.

It’s amazing to me how in tune I can sometimes be with my kids. Mia was nervous all yesterday about a new theatre camp she was doing this week. I had practically bribed her to do it because we want … Continue reading

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Just peachy

A quick dessert idea turned into something quite delicious and indulgent tonight: Greek yoghurt mixed with Cool Whip (yup, Cool Whip!) to taste, with white chocolate chips folded in. I then mixed in ribbons of fresh mint from my garden. … Continue reading

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Disappoint(me)nt

Disappointment must be one of the hardest emotions to face. It doesn’t have the oomph of anger, it doesn’t come with the devastation of betrayal. It’s just a bad feeling in the heart and a bit of a kick in … Continue reading

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