List of Lost Wishes

As I was walking to the grocery store, the wind blew a bright pink slip of paper against my leg. The paper clung to me, begging me to pick it up and see the secrets it held. It was crumpled and damp from the snow. And not just pink – the edges were graced withContinue reading “List of Lost Wishes”

Making Relish with Pizzazz!

September has arrived and with the waning of summer – harvest is upon us. In spite of the ridiculously hot dry weather we had across much of North America – there is still plenty of bounty to be picked and purchased at market stands across the country side. Cucumbers, beets, peppers, onions, and vegetables I hadContinue reading “Making Relish with Pizzazz!”

Conversation After Dinner

Dinner was simply lovely. Thank you for letting me into your kitchen Oh coffee yes that would be perfect And now I think, I know I should return the favour. Would you say object to letting me make you dessert? I think I need a slice of pie I’d need to raid your pantry IContinue reading “Conversation After Dinner”

Graceful Pirouette

Shoulders rigid in anger she burns me with her glare straightens her attitude gathers her skirt At the banister she stands retiré devant catches my eye with her poise pirouettes to the landing descending the stairs gracefully she pauses tilts her head finally speaking her mind “Fuck off.” continuing her departure with pure elegance; leavingContinue reading “Graceful Pirouette”

The Secrets to Perfect Pie!

The first secret is lard. Oh my goodness – am I allowed to say that word in public? Lard – there said it again. Oh it is tasty – this is why bacon is so good. 🙂 There is absolutely nothing better to make a pie crust. For those that just got all crinkly-faced atContinue reading “The Secrets to Perfect Pie!”