Wordless Wednesday ~ Spring…I’ve Waited a Long, Long Time for You!

Although in my neck of the woods it is not yet feeling like summer, it is finally feeling like spring; I am now somewhat confident summer is not far away!  {Please summer...don't let me down!} … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday ~ Nothing Says Contentment Like….

This is our little rescued kitty, Harper Leigh; nothing says contentment like a happy kitty sleeping in the sun.  {We are outside with her, she has her harness on and is as safe as can be!} … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday ~ Yummy Cinnamon Rolls

  Wordless Wednesday ~ Yummy Cinnamon Rolls … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday ~ Flowers

Wordless Wednesday ~ A very dear friend of mine recently gave me this beautiful bouquet of flowers! … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday ~ Beef in Beer

Wordless Wednesday ~ I have made this recipe, Beef in Beer, on several occasions and have absolutely LOVED it each time.  It is from Laura Calder’s book, French Taste, Elegant Everyday Eating.  The aroma in the kitchen as this is cooking is amazing, your mouth will be watering the entire time, the taste, unbelievably good and the beef just falls apart, it is so tender! … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday ~ Nurse’s Week

~ Wordless Wednesday ~ This is Nurse's Week so I thought I would share a collage of the three "Kelly girls"; we are all nurses, that is me on the left with my sister's Kathy and Pat.  We were all "mature" students when we each decided to become nurses and we worked together at the same hospital, but in different units, for many years. Wishing my sisters and all my fellow nurses a Happy Nurse's Week! … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday ~ Our New Addition!

Wordless Wednesday ~ I would like to introduce, Harper Leigh, we just adopted this sweet little girl from a cat rescue organization.  She had been horribly abused, but she is a little trooper and is settling in with our family nicely! … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday ~ They’re back!

Wordless Wednesday ~ For the last two springs we have had a pair of ducks show up on our street, rest for a few days and then fly away; and this year they are back.  I am not sure if they are the same pair of ducks each year, but I like to think they are. … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday ~ St. Lawrence River

Not entirely Wordless Wednesday ~ While driving to Ontario last week, my daughter snapped this beautiful photo {taken through the window of our fast moving car} of a Quebec farm with the St. Lawrence River and some Laurentian ski hills in the background. … [Read more...]

~ Wordless Wednesday ~ Yummm…Carrots!

{Not so...} Wordless Wednesday ~ I usually make carrot cake to have with Easter dinner, this year I decided to switch things up a bit and made carrot cupcakes instead.  They are delicious and just the right size after a big dinner! … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday ~ Easter Dessert

Wordless Wednesday ~ Even the Easter Bunny loves Carrot Cake! {If you would like to make this dense and delicious cake for Easter dinner, here is the RECIPE}  … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday ~ Comfort!

Wordless Wednesday ~ Even though we are forecast to receive 20 cm of snow overnight, I am taking some comfort in this display at our local supermarket and believing Spring must surely be on the way! … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday ~ Weekend Project

Wordless Wednesday - My daughter has been looking for a way to organize her plethora of necklaces; this idea has been circulating the web lately, so she decided to give it a try. All she did was go to the hardware/building supplies (or craft) store and bought a pre-cut and styled board.  Sanded it to clean up any imperfections and applied her stain of choice. She choose a Circa 1850 Stain'n'Varnish, which is both a wood stain and a varnish finish in one. (One less step!) She also picked up … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday ~ Winter Fishing

Wordless Wednesday ~ I snapped these photos the same day I took the pictures of last weeks WW post of the Ice Fishing Village. … [Read more...]