Spiced Banana Nut Loaf with Ginger Glaze

Spiced Banana Nut Loaf is a flavourful twist on traditional Banana Bread everyone will love. No matter what the time of year I love the spicy flavours of cinnamon, ginger and nutmeg. Whether there’s just a hint of spring in the air or fall is on its way, there’s something about filling my home with the scent Read More…

Avril’s Chocolate Chip and Pecan Meringues

Although these Chocolate Chip and Pecan Meringues are popular all year round in our home, I think of them mostly for Christmas. My late mother in law made them nearly every year. It feels odd typing ‘late’ in front of mother in law. It’s only been 36 hours since she passed away and it all Read More…

Thanksgiving Ideas from The Hearth and Soul Hop

Welcome to another Hearth and Soul Blog Hop, the hop for recipes using healthy ingredients, family and comfort food recipes, articles about healthy living, real/slow/local/sustainable food, foraging, herbal remedies, organics and gardening. As a Brit with Canadian roots, my family and I celebrate Thanksgiving in October, but with everyone in the US is getting ready for Read More…

Planning and Enjoying a Healthy Pregnancy

Thinking of starting a family? You aren’t alone. The Huffington Post last week reported that sales of home fertility kits and pregnancy tests had soared more than sixty percent in the UK since the Duchess of Cambridge announced her pregnancy. If you are thinking of starting a family, it’s important to take the right steps to help Read More…

The Gallery of Favorites: 9th November 2012

Alea of Premeditated Leftovers and I want to welcome you to our weekend blog hop, The Gallery of Favorites, a place to share favorite posts on absolutely any subject from your own blogs. Seasonal, craft and tutorial projects are very welcome too. Thank you to everyone who visited and who shared posts last week. This Read More…