The View from Newfoundland #4

The View from Newfoundland #4

Newfoundland, over the last couple of days, has been hit by a cold front! We had wind warnings, gusts up to 93 km/h, temperatures of -25C with the wind chill, with huge swells, high tides and waves. These are the types of days that I like to stay indoors if possible! This is my 2nd winter [...]

Whole Wheat Apple Cranberry Muffins

Whole Wheat Apple Cranberry Muffins

Christmas Day has come and gone and it was fabulous!! We loved spending time with our family and friends.  Lots of amazing meals and family time....turkey dinner at my sister's, halibut dinner at the in-law's, and so much fun, drinks, and late nights at my parent's! Thank you all so much! It was nice to finally [...]

Happy Tibb’s Eve aka “Tipsy’s Eve”

Happy Tibb’s Eve aka “Tipsy’s Eve”

YES!! It's going to be a white Christmas! and only 2 more sleeps until Santa arrives! 🙂 Today, December 23rd, in Newfoundland and Labrador, is known as Tibb's Eve! This tradition dates back to World War II.  Growing up on the South Coast of Newfoundland, one never needed an excuse to tip back a few [...]

Cranberry Christmas Cookies

Cranberry Christmas Cookies

Only 5 more sleeps until Santa arrives! Can you believe it!!! Are you ready? Is all your shopping finished? Do you have all the presents wrapped?  All your groceries bought? Is your house ready for your guests? I know, for me, the next couple of days will be super busy.  I still have a bit of [...]

Coconut Cranberry Bars

Coconut Cranberry Bars

What a productive day!! Cooked these awesome Coconut Cranberry Bars, made a batch of my Glazed Molasses Scones for the freezer, wrapped 75% of the presents, put a few last minute finishing touches on my Christmas decorating and just got back from my last circuit class of 2015. Now all we need is some snow.....just [...]