Author: Kerry Wright

Gift Ideas For An Aspiring Baker

Gift Ideas For An Aspiring Baker

Baking is one of my favourite things to do.  My Mom taught me to bake and I, in turn, taught my children to bake.  Some of my fondest memories were baking with my children.   If you have a person in your life that loves to 

Planning Ahead and the 12 Weeks of Christmas

Planning Ahead and the 12 Weeks of Christmas

As Fall is now in full swing with all the vibrant colours of autumn my thoughts turn to cozy fires, scrumptious muffins, delectable cookies and succulent squares.  Believe it or not, my thoughts also turn to Christmas baking.  Why?  When I was a child I 

Off-Grid and What Does That Actually Mean?

Off-Grid and What Does That Actually Mean?

In today’s society everyone is plugged in and “on” all of the time. For many of us checking our phone for messages, tweets, Tik Tok, Instagram, Facebook and Pinterest is a multiple-times-a-day thing to do. I admit, I do my fair share of those things 

Building Trust and Not My Story To Tell

Building Trust and Not My Story To Tell

One of the most important things to me in any relationship is trust. Trust that I am in a safe place to share my hopes, dreams and secrets. Too many times I hear people repeating conversations and stories about other people. Is that really gossip? 

Stuffed Mushrooms And Being Creative

Stuffed Mushrooms And Being Creative

  As I was going through my fridge today making a salad for dinner I found some ingredients which needed to be used up.  Mushrooms.  I decided I wanted to do stuffed mushrooms but as my husband and myself tend to eat too many carbs 

Greatness and Eeyore

Greatness and Eeyore

I don’t know who the quote is from but I found it compelling.  “Instead of expecting love from someone else, try loving Yourself Authentically, Unconditionally and most importantly, Profoundly. The way you love or treat yourself dictates or defines how others are to treat you. 

Potato Chips And A Mandoline

Potato Chips And A Mandoline

  One of the things I have always thought would be amazing to do would be to take a knife skills class or course. The one where they teach you how to chop and slice like a chef without cutting yourself. The other reason I 

Road Trip Within BC And Amazing Poutine

Road Trip Within BC And Amazing Poutine

As Spring arrives my thoughts turn to road trips and travel.  With Covid still affecting touring, today I am going to reflect on a particular road trip heading into the interior of British Columbia.  Our journey took us to a great gem in the Cariboo 

Spring And A New Challenge

Spring And A New Challenge

It is starting to look like Spring here on the West Coast of Canada and I love it!  Seeing the green peek out on tree branches and the tulips, crocus and snowdrops start pushing themselves up out of the ground makes me smile.  Those little signs 

Valentine’s Day And A Choice

Valentine’s Day And A Choice

Do you celebrate Valentine’s Day?  Do you get/receive presents, flowers, cards, sweet treats or go out for dinner?  Or do you think Valentine’s Day is over-rated?  Maybe you don’t have or want a special someone currently. I think the idea of Valentine’s Day is great.