Author Archives: Renee
Quarantine Diary The world is crazy right now. Still early days and we are trying to make the best of our pandemic time at home. Thankful to be healthy.
While kiddo is with her Dad’s side of the family for a few days her Papa and I are revelling in “boring grown up stuff”. Giant New York Times crossword for him. Dog snuggles and book for me. And more leftovers … Continue reading
Holiday leftovers make for wonderfully horrible food options. This one reminds me of a decadent hot dip they served at a long gone wine bar in Kingston, Ontario. Cheeseball, sundried tomatos, and gnocchi. A little red pepper for vegetables.
Merry Christmas! A few photos for the scrapbook. This captures her spirit well. Nine is a fantastically wacky age. My partner enjoys taking on cooking projects so for the past 5 years he’s chosen to theme our Christmas Eve feasts … Continue reading
I made a machinery inspired aerial show! So grateful to everyone that participated in the show. They helped take my idea and made it better.
Last day of summer is here. Tomorrow the kiddo finally gets to don her new clothes and find out if she’s in class with the cool teacher she’s hoping for. Much as I’ve enjoyed this summer, I’m looking forward to … Continue reading
Thanks to a jerky stomach I took a week long coffee break. withdrawal sucked, but I got through. Stomach seems better, but sleep issues improved not at all. Added it back in rotation yesterday and it feels great to be … Continue reading
Bakeapple jam on vanilla ice cream. Our trip to Newfoundland is only two weeks in the past and already feels like long ago. Just one last weekend then turn the page on a new school year and a freshly minted … Continue reading
A month ago I ran away to join the circus… In reality, I guess it was more like taking a circus sabbatical. I left my work and family in Canada and flew to France to spend a focused week training … Continue reading