Ten-year-old Creative Cat, while preparing spring rolls with me: “When I go to university, I’ll probably have to make spring rolls with a pot of oil on the stove because I won’t have a deep fryer.” Yes. To all of … Continue reading
We have a mixture of freezing rain, ice pellets and snow falling from the sky today. Every school bus in the city was cancelled. Technically the schools are open so I should risk my kids’ lives by putting them in … Continue reading
Mr. Fixit felt I may have given the wrong impression about Queen Bee with my last post. It’s not that she’s never happy. Her birthday is stressful for her, is what I was trying to say – but even the Queen … Continue reading
Homemade pound cake = very good. Homemade pound cake + Skor toffee bits = awesome. Homemade pound cake + Skor toffee bits + chocolate fondue = CAN’T TYPE STILL EATING. O-M-G. Best Lunar New Year Feast Ever.
Once upon a time there was a Mommy with three children. She was a very nice Mommy, although perhaps a little frazzled sometimes. One day, the very first day of school holidays before Christmas in fact, the Mommy was shopping … Continue reading
Mr. Fixit’s birthday is about a week before Christmas. Poor guy. Every year I buy a bunch of presents for him and then divide them into two piles. I wrap the birthday presents in the most non-Christmas-like paper I can find (which sometimes … Continue reading