I am away in the far north at the moment: 68° north latitude, to be exact, in Inuvik, Northwest Territories. We are in between the national days of Canada and the United States, so, I hope all you Canucks had a fabulous Canada Day, 🇨🇦 and to our great American cousins, I hope you have…
Have a very happy Valentine's day. 🙂
And now ... the moment that no one has been waiting for! It's Twisted Seasonal Sing-Song Time!!! Good King Donnie T (to the tune of Good King Wenceslas; arr. L. d'Arty-Cross) Good king Donnie T looked out On the Feast of Stealing, When the snow lay round about, Deep and crisp and even. Brightly shone Till's head…
Great Slave Lake I have much to be grateful for. Happy Thanksgiving everyone. 🙂
At this time of year, there’s always a fight with the fruitcake gods … or whatever, so I dug up this old piece 😉 from three years ago.
I have an uneasy relationship with fruitcakes.
You know, the stuff you eat. Well, I suppose you eat it. I mean, from what I’ve heard, no one eats it. It gets shoved into the back of some cupboard, or into the corner of a freezer, and there it stays until is discovered, like an Indiana Jones artifact. You have to dig it out with a pick.
And by then, it will have acquired the density of a hockey puck.
But my questions is, if so many people hate it, why does it keep showing up on store shelves? Somebody must be buying this dreck.
And what about the people who make them?
If you stop and think about it, there’s an awful lot of fruitcake around at this time of the year, and if you can find one person who says he or she likes it, then you’re farther…
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Whether you celebrate Easter in a Some spring buttercups ... religious context or just enjoy a secular bunny egg, have a great holiday weekend. 🙂 ... and some tulips. All these yellow flowers are fabulous. 🙂
Eat a chocolate egg or a real egg! Happy Easter, everyone! 😊
christmas tree ornament (Photo credit: zaimoku_woodpile) I am taking the next three days away from WordPress to spend with family and friends - and also to do a lot of cooking - so I won't be around again until later in the week. I wish everyone HAPPY HOLIDAYS, and if you have a chance, wander over…
Halloween! Halloween! Halloween! It's Halloween! *scream* *shake* *shiver* *whimper* Happy Halloween! (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Happy Halloween to all! 🙂
Last weekend - Oct 12 - 14 - which was Thanksgiving weekend in Canada, M and I went to the Okanagan Valley, an area renowned for its fruit and wine. We in indulged in both and had a wonderful little mini-holiday! 300° panaroma near Penticton, Okanagan Valley, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo…