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Southampton, Ontario

I grew up swimming in Georgian Bay in crystal clear, cold water. When I first moved to Massachusetts and went swimming in a lake, I was horrified. 315 more words

Butter Tarts

These are cute and very tasty tarts! I prepared them as described and the dough came out just right (I did not need to add more water). 126 more words


Butter Tarts

Butter Tarts are a Canadian tradition which have recently become a personal tradition due to the fact that they are the pinnacle of all things delicious. 281 more words


A Little Agrarian Luxury

I started to wonder if I had mixed up Prince Edward County with Prince Edward Island.

The last 32 minutes of our 10-hour trip were quiet and slightly tense, all hopes pulsating toward our newborn not waking up as my parent’s Dodge Caravan followed the twists and turns of the dark and slick back county roads outside of Wellington, Ontario. 1,535 more words

Long weekend in the Algonquin Highlands

Its a long weekend in Toronto this weekend and my family and I went up to cottage country. I love going up there and seeing the stunning landscape and getting some rest and relaxation. 408 more words


Little Reminder - Blog Party at The Chicago Files August 1st!

photo courtesy of fiestafarms.ca

I am really excited to be hosting my first ‘blog party’ here at The Chicago Files tomorrow morning! We’ll get started at 5:00 a.m. 329 more words


Simple Maple Butter Tarts

I’m feeling extra Canadian this Canada day.

I was so honoured to spend my June traveling around two beautiful Canadian cities, and getting to spend time in my home town too. 689 more words