Tag Archives: Thanksgiving dinner

Glorious Gabriola Gobblers…

Here’s a true confession…this girl could never be a farmer. Ne-eh-ver! Not too keen on putting a face to my food. I swear, my kids try to gross me out at the table by asking me what kind of meat we are eating for dinner. “Okay this is beef right? Mommy is that a pig […]

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Food Coma Stuffing

You want to get into a “food fight”, you start comparing stuffing. People are very defensive about their family stuffing recipe. There are so many different varieties and they are all…the best one ever! This is why I was not going to share mine. What’s the point? Then a friend, who didn’t grow up in […]

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5 reasons to share thanks…

Reflecting over the last two decades of Thanksgiving dinners, there have been some pretty memorable moments. AS you have probably gathered, I’m kind of a “the-more-the-merrier-gal” ! The faces around the table vary every year. There’s been family from near and far. Friends, both old and new, and the occasional stranger thrown in the mix just […]

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steps to the light

that perfect hand...

In Ocean's 11, Danny said that "the house always wins. If you play long enough, never change the stakes, then the house takes you. Unless, when that perfect hand comes along, you bet big... and then, you take the house." Here's the hand I've been dealt, sometimes it's risky and sometimes it's safe, but all the time... it's perfect. It's mine.