Just like that, in a blink of a sunglass-covered eye, summer has come and gone. And what a brilliant summer it was at that! For my family, it’s been a wonderful few months of growth, change, and fun. Camping, sunsets, lake swims, backcountry adventures, books, laughter, sunshine, love, and of course, lots of great eats!
We experienced a heatwave here in Vancouver at the beginning of July! I love the sun so the warm days welcomed by me, but it also meant trying to keep the house as cool as possible and not using the oven. This also encouraged me to create a few new cold summer salads and side […]
Yup, it’s another blueberry lemon recipe, but with the arrival of summer it also means it’s blueberry season here, and these muffins are so tasty I had to share! They are bursting with sweet blueberries, a fresh lemon flavour, and have a light fluffy texture, perfect to enjoy for breakfast or great for a portable snack.
Lemon and blueberries go together like peanut butter and jam. The tart lemon flavour compliments the sweet blueberries and balances it out perfectly. These cream cakes make for a refreshing summer dessert or for a special occasional treat. Like the other day after my son returned home from school, I took one out and grabbed two forks, […]
It was Spring Break last week which gave Nick and I an opportunity for a few nights away, while the boys stayed over at my parents (thanks Mom & Dad!). We decided to hop on a ferry and explore Salt Spring Island for the first time. We planned on kayaking in the ocean, cycling around the […]