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#FridayNightTreat: Baby Sausage Buns

  Ready for the weekend? It's calling your name.  It says to put up your feet and grab a cold beverage or three. Snacks are totally in order and we are headed to BOLERAMA! Yes, we've finally geeked out to the max and are heading to a whole event that is based around our '74 Boler who we lovingly refer to as Audrey.  We're camping in a filed and enjoying every second of it the next few ... continue reading...

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Funeral Squares

Yipes, how is that for a title of a post? A super long time ago I posted this recipe and explained how it got its unfortunate moniker but that post had zero photos and due to a switch from blogger to wordpress it is really difficult to find so I thought I would repost. Why funeral squares? Well, in the Ottawa Valley (like many places) when folks here of someone passing they MUST produce ... continue reading...

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#SecondMondayTreat: Apple Pie Muffins

Happy second Monday and as I missed first Monday this week I decided that a special appearance of a muffin was called for. I thought that we'd be having more leisurely breakfasts but we're still running out the door.  Now it's to playdates, dance camp and the park-I love it but muffins are still needed on a daily basis. I had a batch of streusel in the freezer and a kiddo wanting apple pie ... continue reading...

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#TuesdayNightQuickie: Slowcooker Meatball Sliders

Hey there, I know I've been just awful about sharing recipes lately but...it was the first week of being on holidays and then a technical issue and...small one has been running me ragged.  I feel a bit sorry for her teachers to be honest because I've answered questions about Mars all the way to how the Vikings found Canada (actually it was Irish monks but...I didn't want to get into that) all ... continue reading...

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#SecondMondayTreat: Lemon Verbena Drizzle

It's hump day and I don't mean that I've a herd of camels running through my yard. It means that second Monday is rearing it's tousled, tired head and having a strop. I've two more days of packing lunches that my child will dutifully ignore as she and her fellow, junior kinders spend their lunchtimes plotting how they will take over the school. Maybe a bit of cake will slow them ... continue reading...