Monthly Archives: March 2012

Mures at the Supermarket

Not the birds, but the blackberries from Mexico! I bought Mexican produce without realizing it. I ate the blackberries during my trip to Mexico and without thinking I paid two bucks for a smalll container of them. I love them that … Continue reading

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The Comfort of a Storm

Right now the storm is upon us, and before long there will be 25 to 30 centimetres of snow all over the place! Oh, what a comfort! The juxtaposition of it all!  I just returned from Mexico where it was … Continue reading

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Welcome Back to Reality!

 My husband and I just returned from Mexico, and what a trip it was! The sunshine, the blues of the sky and water, the lovely Spanish-speaking people, the cuisine! Nothing to complain about there! The accommodations were the best we’ve experienced … Continue reading

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If you can read, thank a teacher or many teachers!

I know many parents teach their children to read prior to them going to kindergarten. It didn’t happen as often when I was a child. Parents were too busy and some had large families and too few dollars to do so.  … Continue reading

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Well, Happy Spring to you! A Happy 2012 Newfoundland Spring to all of you!

Rose (Photo credit: Peter Lee(이원희)) I could just leave this page white, and then you would know exactly what it looks like in my backyard today. But it’s spring, right? And summer follows spring, so it will get green and … Continue reading

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That Half Pink Grapefruit

I’m sure some of you out there are saying “Yuk!” But if you’ve never tried it, don’t knock it. It makes my morning or evening, eating that piece of pink grapefruit. I don’t always like to have lemon in my … Continue reading

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Hi Way Diner Memories

I found these among my many papers. My mother had worked at Hi Way Diner and she loved it. She liked cooking and baking, and collecting recipes was a passion she had. She could never be too busy to write … Continue reading

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