Two friends sharing food and their lives

Month: April 2017

How to Make a Great Charcuterie Board

How to Make a Great Charcuterie Board

I love Charcuterie. It’s probably my favourite food. But I’ve also had too many crappy-cheese-only ones to count. What really makes Charcuterie for me is all the extras that add a new dimension to amazing cheeses-¬†oh and wine! Lots of wine! Here are some tips […]

The Best Banana Bread

The Best Banana Bread

I felt like all the “good moms” growing up made banana bread, my mom included. It’s something that is pretty much universally loved and brings up memories of childhood. There is just something so comforting and loving about it. My kids are also fickle in […]

Ten Reasons I LOVE Quilting

Ten Reasons I LOVE Quilting

Quilting! A hobby I never imagined I’d be passionate about. But I love it!  And here is why . . . 1. It’s meditative When I am quilting I am only thinking about what I am doing. Busy hands with a clear mind. I usually […]

Modern, Stylish and Quick Baby Quilt

Modern, Stylish and Quick Baby Quilt

Friends of ours are having a baby in May. I don’t get to see them often as they live in much less populated area several hours away. I’ve been obsessing over what to get them for a baby gift. I wanted to get them something […]

My First “Real” Quilt

My First “Real” Quilt

I’ve been wanting to take up quilting for a few years. I’ve always loved the handmade aspect of a beautiful quilt. It’s a unique art. We received a beautiful baby quilt when we had our son (from the lovely Linda – quilt pictured below. Excuse […]

Famous Ginger Cookies

Famous Ginger Cookies

If there is one recipe that my friends and family request that I make, it is my Ginger Cookies. I know it’s that good, and I am pretty proud of it. I was having an impossible time finding a perfect ginger cookie recipe, I tried about […]