Life Around the Bay with “Fruit on the Bottom” Rhubarb Cake

Life Around the Bay with “Fruit on the Bottom” Rhubarb Cake

Life “Around the Bay” in Newfoundland has been busy!!!  And I am LOVING it! This is my favorite time of year 🙂  The super long, dreary, dark days of winter are FINALLY over and the bright, sunny, warm days of spring are FINALLY here! The grass is greener, my flowers are starting to grow, the [...]

Around the Bay with DD gets Married 💜

Around the Bay with DD gets Married 💜

My husband and I recently tied the knot and it was a complete surprise to everyone except the people who attended!   Both sets of parents were in attendance as well as my sister-in-law and her family.  That's it!  and we could not have asked for a more perfect day! My husband and I always [...]

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 [...]

Life around the Bay #2

Life around the Bay #2

What a great week!  Fishing, sunsets, whales and I can't wait for the Blood Moon on the weekend!! I finally learned how make a loaf of bread without it falling in the middle...I have to thank my father in law for helping me with that!!!    And we had a bluejay party at the birdhouse! With [...]

Life around the Bay #1 (with Tartar Sauce Recipe)

Life around the Bay #1 (with Tartar Sauce Recipe)

This weekend was a busy one!  The Newfoundland Food Fishery began on Saturday morning. My father in law arrived Friday afternoon (with beautiful celery from his garden) and we spent the day getting our boat in the water, making sure our fishing rods were ready to go and setting up our fish filleting table just in case! [...]