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New Years Eve 2011

This year I really wasn’t up for going out for a large New Years celebration so we decided to have a small dumpling party at our house with family. Hubster and I both had our sisters over and a cousin to drink, play boardgames, consume dumplings and rin gin the new year. We had a [...]

Home Made Christmas Food

This Christmas, like many before, was filled with lots of delicious foods. I was treated to many delicious items from savoury to dessert. Here are some highlights of what I got to eat. The first is a meal I had with my in-laws. My husband made all the savoury dishes, a Beef Wellington, asparagus wrapped [...]

Maman In Ottawa

While I was freezing my ass off in Ottawa last weekend I managed to snag a shot of the giant spider (aka Maman) outside the The National Gallery of Canada. I took a shot with the spider back in 2006 when I made my first trek to Ottawa for Canada Day. I couldn’t believe the [...]

Winter Freeze

Last weekend I went to Ottawa to visit a friend. Unfortunately it was ridiculously cold outside so I didn’t get to take many pictures since we spent most of our time indoors. I did manage to capture these two gems – a shot of the frozen window on the front door (awesome snowflakes with a [...]

Bake Sale Fundraiser

My workplace is participating in a fundraiser to raise money for the Daily Bread Food Bank, which is a non-profit Toronto charity that attempts to address poverty and hunger in our community. I was excited to participate since this year I had decided that I would give money to charities instead of giving presents for [...]