Summer of 2018 – Best Canadian Pecan Butter Tart Challenge!!!

The butter tart – a small pastry filled with sweet buttery syrup that is mixed with either raisins or pecans – or not – then baked to perfection with a crispy top – is known to be the classic Canadian treat enjoyed by many across the expansive country! My favorite of the three varieties of Butter Tart…

Campbell River, Vancouver Island – Busy Few Days!

Our time in Campbell River was spent working on Michael’s house.  There were a few visits with friends – but we were working during the days into the evenings to improve the property.  It was nice as Michael and I worked together, a nice foreshadow of us working together to build our retirement home in…

Campbell River, Vancouver Island – Coming Home

Michael walked me through his life of 20 plus years lived in Campbell River……. S, xo Along the shore… His home where he raised his children. Michael made that sign many years ago that is still there!! So many eagles…. This is his airplane (in storage at Christine’s place) I’m going to learn how to…